Country overview - ranking and difference from 2013

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Overview - ranking and difference from 2013

Position

Country

2013 result

2014 result

Dynamic since 2013

Reasons for dynamic 2013-2014

1

United Kingdom

77%

82%

up 5%

Family: Marriage equality (England, Wales and Scotland) and registered partnership in NI); Full joint adoption (only England, Wales and Scotland in 2013); Legal Gender Recognition: No forced divorce (England, Wales and Scotland)

2

Belgium

67%

78%

up 11%

Equality and non-discrimination: Goods & services (GI) (only 1/3 regions in 2013); Other spheres of life (GI) (only 1/3 regions in 2013); law gender expression; Bias movated speech/violence: hate crime (GI) ; hate speech (GI)

3

Spain

65%

73%

up 8%

Bias motivated speech/violence: hate crime (GI) federal (only 2/17 regions in 2013); hate speech (GI) federal (only 1/17 regions or in 2013); Legal gender recognition: no medical intervention federal (only 1/17 regions in 2013); GID is required everywhere (despite stating different in 2/17 regions in 2013 - taking out points for the 2014 score)

4

Netherlands

60%

70%

up 10%

Family: automatic co-parent recognition; Legal gender recognition: no medical intervention required; no surgical intervention required; no sterilisation

5

Norway

66%

68%

up 2%

Equality and non-discrimination: Goods & services (GI); Other spheres of life (GI); law gender expression; law intersex; equality action plan (SO and GI) was not prolonged - taking out points for the 2014 score

6

Portugal

65%

67%

up 2%

Equality and non-discrimination: equality action plan (GI)

7

Sweden

65%

65%

=

 

8

France

64%

64%

=

 

9

Iceland

56%

64%

up 8%

Equality and non-discrimination: goods & services (GI); Bias motivated speech/violence: hate crime (GI); hate speech (GI)

10

Denmark

57%

60%

up 3%

Family: automatic co-parent recognition

11

Malta

35%

57%

up 22%

Equality and non-discrimination: Constitution (SO); Constitution (GI); Family: registered partnership (similar to marriage); joint adoption; second parent adoption; automatic co-parent recognition; trans people can marry a person of the other gender

12

Croatia

48%

56%

up 8%

Equality and non-discrimination: taking out points for not having GI in equality body mandate; Family: trans can marry a person of the other gender; Legal gender recognition: name change; change of gender on official documents to match gender identity; no medical intervention required; no surgical intervention required; no sterilisation

13

Germany

54%

56%

up 2%

Asylum: law (GI)

14

Hungary

55%

54%

down 1%

Legal gender recognition: taking out points for not having clear existence of procedures

15

Austria

43%

52%

up 9%

Equality and non-discrimination: employment (GI); goods & services (GI); other spheres of life (GI); Family: second parent adoption; medically assisted insemination (couples)

16

Montenegro

27%

47%

up 20%

Equality and non-discrimination: equality action plan (SO and GI); Bias motivated speech/violence: hate crime law (SO and GI); hate speech law (SO and GI)

17

Finland

47%

45%

down 2%

Legal gender recognition: taking out points for having compulsory divorce

18

Albania

38%

38%

=

 

19

Slovenia

35%

35%

=

 

20

Czech Republic

35%

35%

=

 

20

Estonia

29%

35%

up 6%

Equality and non-discrimination: employment (GI); goods & services (GI); other spheres of life (GI); equality body mandate (GI)

22

Ireland

36%

34%

down 2%

Equality and non-discrimination: taking out points for not having GI in equality body mandate

23

Greece

28%

31%

up 3%

Equality and non-discrimination: employment (GI); goods & services (GI)

24

Slovakia

27%

31%

up 4%

Bias motivated speech/violence: hate crime (SO)

25

Serbia

25%

30%

up 5%

Equality and non-discrimination: other spheres of life (GI); equality action plan (GI); Family: trans people can marry a person of the other gender

26

Bulgaria

18%

30%

up 12%

Equality and non-discrimination: equality body mandate (GI); Family: trans people can marry a person of the other gender; Legal gender recognition: name change; change of gender on official document to match gender identity; no medical intervention required; no surgical intervention required; no sterilisation

27

Switzerland

29%

29%

=

 

28

Luxembourg

28%

28%

=

 

29

Romania

31%

28%

down 3%

Family: taking out points for not having medically assisted insemination available for singles; Bias motivated speech/violence: taking out points for hate speech SO as new criminal code does not include SO.

30

Poland

22%

28%

up 6%

Equality and non-discrimination: equality action plan SO and GI

31

Georgia

21%

26%

up 5%

Equality and non-discrimination: equality body mandate (SO and GI); Family: medically assisted insemination (singles); Freedom of assembly, association & expression: taking out points for not providing needed protection for public events

32

Italy

19%

25%

up 6%

Equality and non-discrimination: equality action plan (SO and GI)

33

Lithuania

21%

22%

up 1%

Family: trans people can marry a person of the other gender

34

Andorra

21%

21%

=

 

35

Bosnia & Herzegovina

20%

20%

=

 

36

Cyprus

20%

20%

=

 

36

Latvia

20%

20%

=

 

38

Liechtenstein

16%

18%

up 2%

Asylum: law (SO and GI)

39

Kosovo*

14%

17%

up 3%

Bias motivated speech/violence: hate crime law (SO)

40

Moldova

10%

17%

up 7%

Legal gender recognition: no medical intervention required; no surgical intervention required; no sterilisation

41

Turkey

14%

14%

=

 

42

San Marino

14%

14%

=

 

43

Belarus

14%

14%

=

 

44

FYR Macedonia

13%

13%

=

 

45

Ukraine

12%

12%

=

 

46

Monaco

10%

10%

=

 

47

Armenia

8%

9%

up 1%

Family: trans people can marry a person of the other gender

48

Azerbaijan

8%

7%

down 1%

Legal gender recognition: taking out points for not having clear existence of procedures

49

Russia

7%

6%

down 1%

Legal gender recognition: taking out points for not having clear existence of procedures

       
     
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