Compare LGBT Rights in Bolivia & Paraguay

Equality Index ?
60 / 100
34 / 100
Legal Index ?
87 / 100
41 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
34 / 100
27 / 100
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1832
Legal
Since 1997
Same-sex marriageCivil unions (marriage rights)
Since 2020
Banned
Since 1991
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipState-enforced
Since 2017
Right to change legal genderLegal, no restrictions
Since 2016
Illegal
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2010
Illegal in some contexts
Since 2016
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2010
No protections
Since 1992
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2010
No protections
Since 1992
Same-sex adoptionLegal
Since 2014
Illegal
Since 2020
Serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 2002
Legal
Blood donations by MSMsLegal
Since 2019
Legal
Conversion therapyNot bannedBanned
Since 2022
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 1999
Unequal
Public Opinion
Support for same-sex marriage (North and South America)
(AmericasBarometer, 2023)
23% Approve
0%
17% Approve
0%
Approval of equal rights for gender minorities (North and South America)
(AmericasBarometer, 2023)
35% Approve
0%
Region not surveyed
Perceptions of local area as a "good place" for gay and lesbian people
(Gallup, June 21, 2023)
40% Good Place
0%
34% Good Place
0%
Justifiability of homosexuality
(World Values Survey, 2017-2022)
10% Justifiable
55% Not justifiable
Region not surveyed
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(World Values Survey, 2017-2022)
62% Did not mention homosexuals
25% Mentioned homosexuals
Region not surveyed
Opinion on same-sex couples as parents
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
31% Agree
36% Disagree
Region not surveyed
Support for same-sex marriage (North and South America)
(AmericasBarometer, 2016-2017)
35% Approve
65% Disapprove
26% Approve
74% Disapprove
Acceptance of gay people in public office (North and South America)
(AmericasBarometer, 2016-2017)
44% Approve
57% Disapprove
35% Approve
65% Disapprove
Support for same-sex marriage
(ILGA / RIWI, October 2016)
28% Yes
42% No
Region not surveyed
"Should society accept homosexuality?"
(Pew Research Center, June, 2013)
43% Yes
49% No
Region not surveyed
Perceptions of local area as a "good place" for gay and lesbian people
(Gallup, 2013)
31% Good place
58% Not a good place
44% Good place
48% Not a good place
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