Compare LGBT Rights in Brazil & Venezuela

Equality Index ?
82 / 100
58 / 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
51% Yes
42% No
Perceived Acceptance of Gay People
(Gallup, 2013)
68% Good place
24% Not a good place
47% Good place
43% Not a good place
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1830
Since 1997
Same-sex marriageLegal
Since 2013
Since 1999
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, surgery not required
Since 2018
Legal recognition of non-binary genderVaries by Region
Since 2021
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2019
Illegal in some contexts
Since 2012
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2011
Sexual orientation only
Since 2012
LGBT housing discriminationVaries by RegionAmbiguous
Same-sex adoptionLegal
Since 2000
Single only
Serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 2005
Don't Ask, Don't Tell
Blood donations by MSMsLegal
Since 2020
Since 2017
Conversion therapyBanned
Since 1999
Not banned
Since 2018
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 1940
Since 1998
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