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Switzerland

Switzerland Sexuality Stats

Definitions

  • Homosexuality > Anti-discrimination laws: Anti-discrimination (sexual orientation).

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  • Homosexuality > LGBT individual may petition to adopt a child: LGBT individual may petition to adopt.

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  • Homosexuality > Legality of homosexual acts: Same-sex sexual activity.

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  • Homosexuality > Recognition of gay relationships: Recognition of relationships.

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  • Homosexuality > Same-sex adoption: Same-sex adoption.

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  • Homosexuality > Same-sex couple may jointly petition to adopt a child: Same-sex couple may jointly petition.

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  • Homosexuality > Same-sex couples are allowed to foster or stepchild foster: Same-sex couples are allowed to foster or stepchild foster.

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  • Homosexuality > Same-sex marriage: Same-sex marriage.

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  • Homosexuality > Same-sex partner may petition to adopt partner's child: Same-sex partner may petition to adopt partner's child.

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  • Sexually experienced 15-year-old boys: Boys.
  • Sexually experienced 15-year-old girls: Percent of girls aged 11-15 years who report to ever have had sexual intercourse.
STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK
Homosexuality > Anti-discrimination laws Bans some anti-gay discrimination 2014
Homosexuality > LGBT individual may petition to adopt a child Yes 2014
Homosexuality > Legality of homosexual acts Legal ( Geneva , Vaud , Valais and Ticino : since 1798 Nationwide since 1942) UN decl. sign. 2014
Homosexuality > Recognition of gay relationships Registered partnership since 2007 2014
Homosexuality > Same-sex adoption / Biological step-child adoption only. 2014
Homosexuality > Same-sex couple may jointly petition to adopt a child No 2014
Homosexuality > Same-sex couples are allowed to foster or stepchild foster Yes 2014
Homosexuality > Same-sex marriage (proposed) 2014
Homosexuality > Same-sex partner may petition to adopt partner's child No 2014
Sexually experienced 15-year-old boys 24.1% 2012 16th out of 24
Sexually experienced 15-year-old girls 20.3% 2012 10th out of 24

SOURCES: Wikipedia: LGBT rights by country or territory (Australasia); Wikipedia: LGBT adoption (European laws on adoption by same-sex couples); Wikipedia: LGBT rights by country or territory (Central Asia); Wikipedia: LGBT rights in Asia (Central Asia); Wikipedia: LGBT rights by country or territory (Central Europe); Wikipedia: Virginity (Prevalence of sexually experienced 15-year-olds based on self-reports) (Godeau, Emmanuelle; Nic Gabhainn, Saoirse; Vignes, Ce´line; Ross, Jim; Boyce, Will; Todd, Joanna. "Contraceptive Use by 15-Year-Old Students at Their Last Sexual Intercourse Results From 24 Countries" . Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine 162 (1) . Retrieved 14 January 2012 ., See here and pages 47-49 for views on what constitutes virginity loss and therefore sexual intercourse or other sexual activity; source discusses how gay and lesbian individuals define virginity loss, and how the majority of researchers and heterosexuals define virginity loss/"technical virginity" by whether or not a person has engaged in penile-vaginal sex. Laura M. Carpenter (2005). Virginity Lost: An Intimate Portrait of First Sexual Experiences . NYU Press . pp. 295 pages. ISBN 0-8147-1652-0 . Retrieved October 9, 2011 . A. Leigh, Jennifer (June 27, 2009). "Male Virginity Myths" . Psychology Today . Retrieved October 9, 2011 ., Bozon, Michael. 'At what age do women and men have their first sexual intercourse? World comparisons and recent trends'. Population and Societies 391 (2003) 1–4.); http://www.nuigalway.ie/hbsc/documents/godeau_2008_contraceptive_use_apam_1621_6673.pdf, Emmanuelle Godeau, Saoirse Nic Gabhainn, Celine Vignes, Jim Ross, Will Boyce, Joanna Todd, ARCH PEDIATR ADOLESC MED/VOL 162 (NO. 1), JAN 2008. p 2.

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Switzerland Culture > Sexuality Profiles (Subcategories)

Homosexuality 9