Compare LGBT Rights in Brazil

Public opinion of homosexuality
(Pew Research Center, 2013)
60% support
36% against
Equality Index BETA ?
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1988
Same-sex marriageLegal
Since 2013
Right to change legal genderLegal, but requires surgery
Since 2003
Same-sex adoptionLegal
Since 2000
LGBT discriminationIllegal in some contexts
Since 1988
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2011
LGBT housing discriminationVaries by Region
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 2005
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 1940
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (6-month deferral)
Since 1993
Conversion therapyBanned
Since 1999
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