Compare LGBT Rights in Brazil & French Guiana

Public opinion of homosexuality
(Pew Research Center, 2013)
60% support
36% against
Region not surveyed
Equality Index BETA ?
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1988
Legal
Since 1791
Same-sex marriageLegal
Since 2013
Legal
Since 2013
Right to change legal genderLegal, but requires surgery
Since 2003
Legal, surgery not required
Same-sex adoptionLegal
Since 2000
Legal
LGBT discriminationIllegal in some contexts
Since 1988
Illegal
Since 2004
LGBT housing discriminationVaries by RegionSexual orientation and gender identity
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2011
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 2005
Legal
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 1940
Equal
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (6-month deferral)
Since 1993
Legal
Conversion therapyBanned
Since 1999
Not banned
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