Compare LGBT Rights in Colombia

Equality Index ?
68 / 100
Public Opinion
Views on same-sex marriage or other legal recognition
(Ipsos, April–May, 2021)
67% Support
17% Against
Views on same-sex couples' right to adopt
(Ipsos, April–May, 2021)
48% Agree
44% Disagree
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
72% Did not mention homosexuals
28% Mentioned homosexuals
Justifiability of homosexuality
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
24% Justifiable
52% Not justifiable
Opinion on same-sex couples as parents
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
32% Agree
56% Disagree
Support for same-sex marriage (North and South America)
(AmericasBarometer, 2016-2017)
34% Approve
66% Disapprove
Acceptance of Gay People in Public Office (North and South America)
(AmericasBarometer, 2016-2017)
47% Approve
53% Disapprove
Perceived Acceptance of Gay People
(Gallup, 2013)
50% Good place
43% Not a good place
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2000
Same-sex marriageLegal
Since 2016
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, but requires surgery
Since 2013
Legal recognition of non-binary genderRecognized
Since 2022
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2011
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation only
Since 2011
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation only
Since 2011
Same-sex adoptionLegal
Since 2015
Serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 1999
Blood donations by MSMsLegal
Since 2012
Conversion therapyNot banned
Since 2015
Equal age of consentEqual
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