Compare LGBT Rights in Colombia & Peru

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68 / 100
57 / 100
Public Opinion
Views on same-sex marriage or other legal recognition
(Ipsos, April–May, 2021)
67% Support
17% Against
68% Support
18% Against
Views on same-sex couples' right to adopt
(Ipsos, April–May, 2021)
48% Agree
44% Disagree
41% Agree
52% Disagree
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
72% Did not mention homosexuals
28% Mentioned homosexuals
64% Did not mention homosexuals
35% Mentioned homosexuals
Justifiability of homosexuality
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
24% Justifiable
52% Not justifiable
9% Justifiable
65% Not justifiable
Opinion on same-sex couples as parents
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
32% Agree
56% Disagree
17% Agree
52% Disagree
Support for same-sex marriage (North and South America)
(AmericasBarometer, 2016-2017)
34% Approve
66% Disapprove
28% Approve
72% Disapprove
Acceptance of Gay People in Public Office (North and South America)
(AmericasBarometer, 2016-2017)
47% Approve
53% Disapprove
39% Approve
61% Disapprove
Perceived Acceptance of Gay People
(Gallup, 2013)
50% Good place
43% Not a good place
35% Good place
55% Not a good place
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2000
Legal
Since 1991
Same-sex marriageLegal
Since 2016
Unrecognized, same-sex marriage and civil unions banned
Since 2006
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, but requires surgery
Since 2013
Legal, surgery not required
Since 2016
Legal recognition of non-binary genderRecognized
Since 2022
Unknown
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2011
No protections
Since 1993
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation only
Since 2011
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2016
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation only
Since 2011
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2016
Same-sex adoptionLegal
Since 2015
Unknown
Serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 1999
Legal
Since 2009
Blood donations by MSMsLegal
Since 2012
Legal
Conversion therapyNot banned
Since 2015
Not banned
Since 2015
Equal age of consentEqualEqual
Since 1836
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