Equality Index

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Belgium
Top cities: Brussels, Antwerp
Legal since: June 2003
Number of married gay couples: 2,442 by July 2005
Belgium was the world’s second country to legalize marriage equality and the first to have it signed into law by a king, Albert II (pictured). At least one of the spouses must have lived in Belgium for three months.