Compare LGBT Rights in El Salvador & Mexico

Public opinion of homosexuality
(Pew Research Center, 2013)
34% support
62% against
61% support
30% against
Equality Index BETA ?
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1974
Legal
Since 2001
Same-sex marriageUnrecognized, same-sex marriage and civil unions bannedLegal
Since 2009
Right to change legal genderAmbiguousLegal, but requires surgery
Since 2003
Same-sex adoptionIllegalLegal
Since 2009
LGBT discriminationIllegal in some contextsIllegal
Since 2003
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identitySexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2010
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identitySexual orientation and gender identity
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryDon't Ask, Don't TellAmbiguous
Blood donations by MSMsLegal
Since 2000
Legal
Since 2012
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 1974
Ambiguous
Conversion therapyAmbiguousBanned
Since 2017
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