Compare LGBT Rights in Brazil & French Guiana

Equality Index ?
80 / 100
96 / 100
Public Opinion
Views on same-sex marriage or other legal recognition
(Ipsos, April–May, 2021)
68% Support
18% Against
Region not surveyed
Views on same-sex couples' right to adopt
(Ipsos, April–May, 2021)
69% Agree
25% Disagree
Region not surveyed
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
93% Did not mention homosexuals
7% Mentioned homosexuals
Region not surveyed
Justifiability of homosexuality
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
29% Justifiable
33% Not justifiable
Region not surveyed
Opinion on same-sex couples as parents
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
52% Agree
29% Disagree
Region not surveyed
"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
Region not surveyed
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1988
Legal
Since 1791
Same-sex marriageLegal
Since 2013
Legal
Since 2013
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, surgery not required
Since 2018
Legal, surgery not required
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownUnknown
LGBT discriminationIllegal in some contexts
Since 1988
Illegal
Since 2004
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2011
Sexual orientation and gender identity
LGBT housing discriminationVaries by RegionSexual orientation and gender identity
Same-sex adoptionLegal
Since 2000
Legal
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 2005
Legal
Blood donations by MSMsLegal
Since 2020
Legal
Conversion therapyBanned
Since 1999
Not banned
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 1940
Equal
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