GBGR
- -%
GBTR
- -%
F
0-9 %
10-19 %
20-29 %
30-39 %
40-49 %
50-59 %
D
60-69 %
C
70-79 %
B
80-89 %
A
90-100 %

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The F&M Global Barometer of Transgender Rights™

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How was this score calculated? See the project methodology

Most Improved Country

Denmark

Current Score 2018
The F&M Global Barometer of Gay Rights®
A 96%
The F&M Global Barometer of Transgender Rights™
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2011 Score
GBGR
A93%
GBTR
B87%

2018 Country Scores

The F&M Global Barometer of Gay Rights®

A - Protecting

Sort By
Austria 93%
Belgium 96%
Canada 96%
Denmark 96%
Finland 96%
France 96%
Iceland 92%
Ireland 93%
Luxembourg 100%
Malta 100%
Netherlands 93%
New Zealand 96%
Norway 96%
Portugal 93%
Spain 93%
Sweden 93%
United Kingdom 93%
Uruguay 100%

B - Tolerant

Sort By
Andorra 88%
Australia 89%
Colombia 85%
Croatia 85%
Czech Republic 81%
Estonia 85%
Germany 81%
Greece 85%
Hungary 89%
Israel 81%
Liechtenstein 88%
Slovakia 81%
Slovenia 85%
South Africa 81%

C - Resistant

Sort By
Albania 70%
Argentina 78%
Bolivia 70%
Brazil 74%
Cabo Verde 74%
Cyprus 78%
Ecuador 78%
Italy 78%
Lithuania 78%
Mexico 70%
Mongolia 70%
Montenegro 70%
Nepal 70%
Romania 78%
Serbia 70%
Suriname 70%
Switzerland 70%
Taiwan 70%
Thailand 70%
United States 74%

D - Intolerant

Sort By
Bosnia and Herzegovina 63%
Bulgaria 67%
Chile 67%
Costa Rica 65%
Fiji 63%
Georgia 67%
Japan 63%
Kosovo 65%
Latvia 67%
Monaco 69%
Palau 62%
Peru 63%
Philippines 67%
Poland 67%
Seychelles 63%
Timor-Leste 67%
Ukraine 67%
Venezuela 63%
Vietnam 67%

F - Persecuting

Sort By
Afghanistan 7%
Algeria 15%
Angola 41%
Antigua and Barbuda 26%
Armenia 33%
Azerbaijan 33%
Bahamas 59%
Bahrain 26%
Bangladesh 7%
Barbados 30%
Belarus 22%
Belize 48%
Benin 33%
Bhutan 30%
Botswana 48%
Brunei Darussalam 11%
Burkina Faso 26%
Burundi 15%
Cambodia 56%
Cameroon 11%
Central African Republic 15%
Chad 15%
China 44%
Comoros 15%
Congo, Democratic Republic of the 26%
Cote d’Ivoire 33%
Cuba 59%
Djibouti 22%
Dominica 15%
Dominican Republic 41%
Egypt 22%
El Salvador 37%
Equatorial Guinea 37%
Eritrea 15%
Ethiopia 15%
Gabon 44%
Gambia 15%
Gaza 11%
Ghana 19%
Grenada 15%
Guatemala 37%
Guinea 15%
Guinea-Bissau 56%
Guyana 33%
Haiti 38%
Honduras 48%
Hong Kong, China 59%
India 37%
Indonesia 19%
Iran 7%
Iraq 22%
Jamaica 30%
Jordan 30%
Kazakhstan 33%
Kenya 19%
Kiribati 35%
Kuwait 19%
Kyrgyzstan 30%
Laos 48%
Lebanon 19%
Lesotho 59%
Liberia 19%
Libya 11%
Macedonia 56%
Madagascar 52%
Malawi 19%
Malaysia 15%
Maldives 7%
Mali 37%
Marshall Islands 58%
Mauritania 7%
Mauritius 42%
Micronesia 58%
Moldova 52%
Morocco 19%
Mozambique 56%
Myanmar 22%
Namibia 33%
Nauru 58%
Nicaragua 44%
Niger 48%
Nigeria 7%
North Korea 22%
Oman 15%
Pakistan 7%
Panama 46%
Papua New Guinea 19%
Paraguay 44%
Qatar 15%
Republic of the Congo 30%
Russia 19%
Rwanda 33%
Samoa 35%
Sao Tome and Principe 59%
Saudi Arabia 7%
Senegal 19%
Sierra Leone 15%
Singapore 33%
Solomon Islands 15%
Somalia 4%
South Korea 48%
South Sudan 15%
Sri Lanka 26%
St. Kitts and Nevis 22%
St. Lucia 19%
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 7%
Sudan 11%
Swaziland (Eswatini) 30%
Syria 7%
Tajikistan 30%
Tanzania 7%
Togo 15%
Tonga 22%
Trinidad and Tobago 56%
Tunisia 19%
Turkey 26%
Turkmenistan 11%
Tuvalu 15%
Uganda 11%
United Arab Emirates 7%
Uzbekistan 11%
Vanuatu 58%
West Bank 22%
Yemen 7%
Zambia 11%
Zimbabwe 26%

The F&M Global Barometer of Transgender Rights™

2017 Country Scores

A - Protecting

Sort By
Denmark 100%
France 93%
Malta 93%
Norway 93%
Uruguay 93%

B - Tolerant

Sort By
Australia 80%
Canada 80%
Estonia 80%
Finland 80%
Germany 87%
Iceland 86%
Ireland 80%
Netherlands 80%
New Zealand 80%
Portugal 80%
Sweden 87%
United Kingdom 87%

C - Resistant

Sort By
Austria 73%
Belgium 73%
Bulgaria 73%
Hungary 73%
Israel 73%
Luxembourg 73%
Switzerland 73%

D - Intolerant

Sort By
Albania 60%
Andorra 64%
Argentina 67%
Bolivia 67%
Botswana 67%
Chile 67%
Colombia 67%
Croatia 67%
Czech Republic 67%
Ecuador 67%
Georgia 60%
Greece 60%
India 60%
Italy 60%
Kosovo 64%
Latvia 60%
Montenegro 60%
Nepal 67%
Peru 67%
Serbia 67%
Slovakia 67%
South Korea 60%
Spain 67%
Taiwan 60%

F - Persecuting

Sort By
Afghanistan 13%
Algeria 20%
Angola 20%
Antigua and Barbuda 27%
Armenia 33%
Azerbaijan 13%
Bahamas 33%
Bahrain 20%
Bangladesh 20%
Barbados 27%
Belarus 20%
Belize 33%
Benin 27%
Bhutan 27%
Bosnia and Herzegovina 27%
Brazil 40%
Brunei Darussalam 13%
Burkina Faso 27%
Burundi 27%
Cabo Verde 53%
Cambodia 40%
Cameroon 13%
Central African Republic 20%
Chad 13%
China 27%
Comoros 13%
Congo, Democratic Republic of the 13%
Costa Rica 43%
Cote d’Ivoire 27%
Cuba 47%
Cyprus 47%
Djibouti 13%
Dominica 14%
Dominican Republic 20%
Egypt 13%
El Salvador 33%
Equatorial Guinea 33%
Eritrea 13%
Ethiopia 13%
Fiji 47%
Gabon 20%
Gambia 13%
Gaza 13%
Ghana 33%
Grenada 36%
Guatemala 33%
Guinea 27%
Guinea-Bissau 27%
Guyana 33%
Haiti 29%
Honduras 40%
Hong Kong, China 53%
Indonesia 20%
Iran 20%
Iraq 20%
Jamaica 40%
Japan 47%
Jordan 20%
Kazakhstan 27%
Kenya 33%
Kiribati 43%
Kuwait 13%
Kyrgyzstan 27%
Laos 40%
Lebanon 33%
Lesotho 47%
Liberia 13%
Libya 7%
Liechtenstein 57%
Lithuania 47%
Macedonia 33%
Madagascar 27%
Malawi 27%
Malaysia 7%
Maldives 13%
Mali 7%
Marshall Islands 29%
Mauritania 13%
Mauritius 36%
Mexico 33%
Micronesia 21%
Moldova 40%
Monaco 21%
Mongolia 47%
Morocco 13%
Mozambique 27%
Myanmar 33%
Namibia 53%
Nauru 14%
Nicaragua 27%
Niger 20%
Nigeria 13%
North Korea 13%
Oman 13%
Pakistan 33%
Palau 36%
Panama 50%
Papua New Guinea 7%
Paraguay 33%
Philippines 33%
Poland 47%
Qatar 13%
Republic of the Congo 33%
Romania 40%
Russia 13%
Rwanda 40%
Samoa 50%
Sao Tome and Principe 27%
Saudi Arabia 13%
Senegal 20%
Seychelles 33%
Sierra Leone 20%
Singapore 40%
Slovenia 47%
Solomon Islands 14%
Somalia 13%
South Africa 53%
South Sudan 13%
Sri Lanka 33%
St. Kitts and Nevis 7%
St. Lucia 36%
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 14%
Sudan 7%
Suriname 40%
Swaziland (Eswatini) 27%
Syria 7%
Tajikistan 20%
Tanzania 13%
Thailand 53%
Timor-Leste 20%
Togo 27%
Tonga 33%
Trinidad and Tobago 20%
Tunisia 27%
Turkey 13%
Turkmenistan 7%
Tuvalu 14%
Uganda 13%
Ukraine 40%
United Arab Emirates 13%
United States 33%
Uzbekistan 13%
Vanuatu 43%
Venezuela 33%
Vietnam 53%
West Bank 20%
Yemen 13%
Zambia 20%
Zimbabwe 13%

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