Compare LGBT Rights in Belgium & Mexico

Equality Index ?
77 / 100
75 / 100
Legal Index ?
87 / 100
93 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
67 / 100
57 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1944
Legal
Since 1872
Same-sex marriageLegal
Since 2003
Legal
Since 2022
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, no restrictions
Since 2018
Legal, no restrictions
Since 2009
Gender-affirming careLegal
Since 1998
Legal
Since 1998
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedRecognized
Since 2023
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2003
Illegal
Since 2003
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2003
Varies by Region
Since 2003
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2003
Sexual orientation only
Same-sex adoptionLegal
Since 2006
Varies by Region
Since 2010
Intersex infant surgeryNot bannedUnknown
Serving openly in militaryLegalLesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people banned
Since 2012
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (less than 6-month deferral)
Since 2023
Legal
Since 2012
Conversion therapyBanned
Since 2023
Varies by Region
Since 2020
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 1985
Equal
Since 1871
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