Compare LGBT Rights in Falkland Islands & Uruguay

Equality Index ?
77 / 100
86 / 100
Legal Index ?
77 / 100
100 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?Not enough data
73 / 100
Public Opinion
Support for same-sex marriage (North and South America)
(AmericasBarometer, 2016-2017)
Region not surveyed
75% Approve
25% Disapprove
Acceptance of Gay People in Public Office (North and South America)
(AmericasBarometer, 2016-2017)
Region not surveyed
79% Approve
21% Disapprove
Perceived Acceptance of Gay People
(Gallup, 2013)
Region not surveyed
71% Good place
17% Not a good place
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1989
Legal
Since 1933
Same-sex marriageLegal
Since 2017
Legal
Since 2013
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderIllegal
Since 2014
Legal, surgery not required
Since 2018
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedRecognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2008
Illegal
Since 2003
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2008
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2004
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2008
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2004
Same-sex adoptionLegal
Since 2017
Legal
Since 2009
Serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 2000
Legal
Since 2009
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (3-month deferral)
Since 2011
Legal
Since 2020
Conversion therapyNot bannedBanned
Since 2017
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 2005
Equal
Since 1933
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