Compare LGBT Rights in Ecuador & Uruguay

Equality Index ?
66 / 100
84 / 100
Public Opinion
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
69% Did not mention homosexuals
32% Mentioned homosexuals
Region not surveyed
Justifiability of homosexuality
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
18% Justifiable
53% Not justifiable
Region not surveyed
Opinion on same-sex couples as parents
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
28% Agree
44% Disagree
Region not surveyed
Perceived Acceptance of Gay People
(Gallup, 2013)
52% Good place
40% Not a good place
71% Good place
17% Not a good place
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1997
Legal
Since 1933
Same-sex marriageCivil unions
Since 2008
Legal
Since 2013
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, surgery not required
Since 2016
Legal, but requires surgery
Since 2009
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownUnknown
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 1998
Illegal
Since 2003
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation only
Since 2015
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2004
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1998
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2004
Same-sex adoptionSingle only
Since 2008
Legal
Since 2009
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryLegalLegal
Since 2009
Blood donations by MSMsUnknownLegal
Conversion therapyBanned
Since 2014
Unknown
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 1997
Equal
Since 1933
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