EVANSVILLE, IN (WFIE) - The Human Rights Campaign released their 3rd annual LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender) equality report Wednesday morning.
The report examined the municipal equality of 353 cities nationwide.
Evansville scored a 56 out of a possible 100.
That's below the national average score of 59.
Bloomington, South Bend, and Indianapolis scored well above that number.
The scores are calculated based on six categories including: Non-discrimination laws, relationship recognition, municipality's employment policies, inclusiveness of city services, law enforcement, and municipal leadership on matters of equality.