Compare LGBT Rights in Belize & El Salvador

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78 / 100
54 / 100
Public Opinion
Support for same-sex marriage (North and South America)
(AmericasBarometer, 2016-2017)
Region not surveyed
19% Approve
81% Disapprove
Acceptance of Gay People in Public Office (North and South America)
(AmericasBarometer, 2016-2017)
Region not surveyed
34% Approve
66% Disapprove
"Should society accept homosexuality?" (2013)
(Pew Research Center, June, 2013)
Region not surveyed
34% Yes
62% No
Perceived Acceptance of Gay People
(Gallup, 2013)
Region not surveyed
44% Good place
50% Not a good place
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2016
Legal
Since 1974
Same-sex marriageNot legal
Since 2003
Unrecognized, same-sex marriage and civil unions banned
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderAmbiguousAmbiguous
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownUnknown
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2016
Illegal in some contexts
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2016
Sexual orientation and gender identity
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2016
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlyIllegal
Serving openly in militaryLegalDon't Ask, Don't Tell
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Since 2000
Conversion therapyAmbiguousAmbiguous
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 2016
Equal
Since 1974
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