Compare LGBT Rights in Brazil & Colombia

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80 / 100
68 / 100
Public Opinion
Views on same-sex marriage or other legal recognition
(Ipsos, April–May, 2021)
68% Support
18% Against
67% Support
17% Against
Views on same-sex couples' right to adopt
(Ipsos, April–May, 2021)
69% Agree
25% Disagree
48% Agree
44% Disagree
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
93% Did not mention homosexuals
7% Mentioned homosexuals
72% Did not mention homosexuals
28% Mentioned homosexuals
Justifiability of homosexuality
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
29% Justifiable
33% Not justifiable
24% Justifiable
52% Not justifiable
Opinion on same-sex couples as parents
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
52% Agree
29% Disagree
32% Agree
56% Disagree
"Should society accept homosexuality?" (2019)
(Pew Research Center, May–October, 2019)
67% Yes
23% No
Region not surveyed
"Should society accept homosexuality?" (2013)
(Pew Research Center, June, 2013)
60% Yes
36% No
Region not surveyed
Perceived Acceptance of Gay People
(Gallup, 2013)
68% Good place
24% Not a good place
50% Good place
43% Not a good place
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1988
Legal
Since 2000
Same-sex marriageLegal
Since 2013
Legal
Since 2016
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, surgery not required
Since 2018
Legal, but requires surgery
Since 2013
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownUnknown
LGBT discriminationIllegal in some contexts
Since 1988
Illegal
Since 2011
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2011
Sexual orientation only
Since 2011
LGBT housing discriminationVaries by RegionSexual orientation only
Since 2011
Same-sex adoptionLegal
Since 2000
Legal
Since 2015
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 2005
Legal
Since 1999
Blood donations by MSMsLegal
Since 2020
Legal
Since 2012
Conversion therapyBanned
Since 1999
Not banned
Since 2015
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 1940
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