Compare LGBT Rights in Guatemala

Equality Index ?
38 / 100
Legal Index ?
46 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
30 / 100
Public Opinion
Support for same-sex marriage (North and South America)
(AmericasBarometer, 2023)
12% Approve
0%
Approval of equal rights for gender minorities (North and South America)
(AmericasBarometer, 2023)
31% Approve
0%
Perceptions of local area as a "good place" for gay and lesbian people
(Gallup, June 21, 2023)
37% Good Place
0%
Justifiability of homosexuality
(World Values Survey, 2017-2022)
15% Justifiable
54% Not justifiable
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(World Values Survey, 2017-2022)
59% Did not mention homosexuals
41% Mentioned homosexuals
Opinion on same-sex couples as parents
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
25% Agree
44% Disagree
Support for same-sex marriage (North and South America)
(AmericasBarometer, 2016-2017)
23% Approve
77% Disapprove
Acceptance of gay people in public office (North and South America)
(AmericasBarometer, 2016-2017)
32% Approve
68% Disapprove
Support for same-sex marriage
(ILGA / RIWI, April-June 2014)
23% Yes
61% No
Perceptions of local area as a "good place" for gay and lesbian people
(Gallup, 2013)
29% Good place
65% Not a good place
Justifiability of homosexuality
(World Values Survey, 2005-2009)
9% Justifiable
64% Not justifiable
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(World Values Survey, 2005-2009)
85% Did not mention homosexuals
16% Mentioned homosexuals
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1871
Same-sex marriageUnrecognized
Since 1995
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorship
Right to change legal genderIllegal
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationNo protections
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Same-sex adoptionSingle only
Since 2007
Serving openly in militaryLesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people banned
Blood donations by MSMsAmbiguous
Conversion therapyNot banned
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 1871
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