Compare LGBT Rights in French Guiana & Venezuela

Equality Index ?
93 / 100
50 / 100
Legal Index ?
93 / 100
54 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?Not enough data
47 / 100
Public Opinion
Support for same-sex marriage (North and South America)
(AmericasBarometer, 2016-2017)
Region not surveyed
39% Approve
61% Disapprove
Acceptance of Gay People in Public Office (North and South America)
(AmericasBarometer, 2016-2017)
Region not surveyed
49% Approve
51% Disapprove
"Should society accept homosexuality?" (2013)
(Pew Research Center, June, 2013)
Region not surveyed
51% Yes
42% No
Perceived Acceptance of Gay People
(Gallup, 2013)
Region not surveyed
47% Good place
43% Not a good place
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1791
Since 1997
Same-sex marriageLegal
Since 2013
Since 1999
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, surgery not requiredIllegal
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognized
Since 2016
Not legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2004
Illegal in some contexts
Since 2012
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identitySexual orientation only
Since 2012
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identityAmbiguous
Same-sex adoptionLegalSingle only
Serving openly in militaryLegalDon't Ask, Don't Tell
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Since 2017
Conversion therapyBanned
Since 2022
Not banned
Since 2018
Equal age of consentEqualEqual
Since 1998
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