Compare LGBT Rights in Bolivia & Ecuador

Equality Index ?
58 / 100
64 / 100
Public Opinion
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
62% Did not mention homosexuals
25% Mentioned homosexuals
69% Did not mention homosexuals
32% Mentioned homosexuals
Justifiability of homosexuality
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
13% Justifiable
55% Not justifiable
18% Justifiable
53% Not justifiable
Opinion on same-sex couples as parents
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
31% Agree
36% Disagree
28% Agree
44% Disagree
Support for same-sex marriage (North and South America)
(AmericasBarometer, 2016-2017)
35% Approve
65% Disapprove
33% Approve
67% Disapprove
Acceptance of Gay People in Public Office (North and South America)
(AmericasBarometer, 2016-2017)
44% Approve
57% Disapprove
41% Approve
59% Disapprove
"Should society accept homosexuality?" (2013)
(Pew Research Center, June, 2013)
43% Yes
49% No
Region not surveyed
Perceived Acceptance of Gay People
(Gallup, 2013)
31% Good place
58% Not a good place
52% Good place
40% Not a good place
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1832
Since 1997
Same-sex marriageOther type of partnership
Since 2020
Since 2019
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, surgery not required
Since 2016
Legal, surgery not required
Since 2016
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2010
Since 1998
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2010
Sexual orientation only
Since 2015
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2010
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1998
Same-sex adoptionSingle only
Since 2002
Single only
Since 2008
Serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 2002
Blood donations by MSMsLegal
Since 2019
Conversion therapyNot bannedBanned
Since 2014
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 1999
Since 1997
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