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Demonstrators said any new government must be for all the country's people as thousands thronged Belfast city centre on Saturday in a colourful and noisy parade.
RELATED FACTSHEET Sex and the Law, Northern Ireland (PDF) The age of consent to any form of sexual activity is 16 for both men and women.
The Sexual Offences Act 2003 provides specific legal protection for children aged 12 and under who cannot legally give their consent to any form of sexual activity.
There is a maximum sentence of life imprisonment for rape, assault by penetration, and causing or inciting a child to engage in sexual activity.
Northern Ireland is the only part of the UK where same-sex couples cannot get married, despite the Republic voting gay marriage into law two years ago.
Five separate votes have been held on the issue in Stormont, the last of which saw a narrow vote in favour of marriage equality.