Compare LGBT Rights in El Salvador, Guatemala, & Guatemala

Equality Index ?
48 / 100
51 / 100
Not enough data
Legal Index ?
62 / 100
70 / 100
Not enough data
Public Opinion Index ?
33 / 100
31 / 100
Not enough data
Public Opinion
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
Region not surveyed
60% Did not mention homosexuals
40% Mentioned homosexuals
Region not surveyed
Justifiability of homosexuality
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
Region not surveyed
19% Justifiable
54% Not justifiable
Region not surveyed
Opinion on same-sex couples as parents
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
Region not surveyed
25% Agree
44% Disagree
Region not surveyed
Support for same-sex marriage (North and South America)
(AmericasBarometer, 2016-2017)
19% Approve
81% Disapprove
23% Approve
77% Disapprove
Region not surveyed
Acceptance of Gay People in Public Office (North and South America)
(AmericasBarometer, 2016-2017)
34% Approve
66% Disapprove
32% Approve
68% Disapprove
Region not surveyed
"Should society accept homosexuality?" (2013)
(Pew Research Center, June, 2013)
34% Yes
62% No
Region not surveyed
Region not surveyed
Perceived Acceptance of Gay People
(Gallup, 2013)
44% Good place
50% Not a good place
29% Good place
65% Not a good place
Region not surveyed
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1974
Legal
Since 1871
Unknown
Same-sex marriageUnrecognized, same-sex marriage and civil unions bannedUnrecognized
Since 1995
Unknown
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorshipUnknown
Right to change legal genderIllegal
Since 2017
Legal, surgery not required
Since 2017
Unknown
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognizedUnknown
LGBT discriminationIllegal in some contextsIllegal in some contexts
Since 1997
Unknown
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identitySexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2016
Unknown
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identitySexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1997
Unknown
Same-sex adoptionIllegalSingle onlyUnknown
Serving openly in militaryDon't Ask, Don't TellLegalUnknown
Blood donations by MSMsLegal
Since 2000
LegalUnknown
Conversion therapyAmbiguousNot bannedUnknown
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 1974
Equal
Since 1871
Unknown
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