Compare LGBT Rights in Brazil & Samoa

Equality Index ?
79 / 100
38 / 100
Legal Index ?
98 / 100
38 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
60 / 100
Not enough data
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1830
Male illegal, female legal
Since 1961
Same-sex marriageLegal
Since 2013
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorship
Since 1988
No censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, no restrictions
Since 2018
Gender-affirming careLegal
Since 1996
Legal recognition of non-binary genderIntersex only
Since 2021
Not legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2019
Illegal in some contexts
Since 2013
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2019
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2013
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2019
Same-sex adoptionLegal
Since 2015
Single only
Since 2017
Intersex infant surgeryFull ban
Since 2023
Serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 2013
Blood donations by MSMsLegal
Since 2020
Banned (1-year deferral)
Conversion therapyBanned
Since 2018
Since 2007
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 1940
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