Compare LGBT Rights in Guatemala & Nicaragua

Equality Index ?
54 / 100
58 / 100
Public Opinion
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
60% Did not mention homosexuals
40% Mentioned homosexuals
67% Did not mention homosexuals
33% Mentioned homosexuals
Justifiability of homosexuality
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
19% Justifiable
54% Not justifiable
16% Justifiable
61% Not justifiable
Opinion on same-sex couples as parents
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
25% Agree
44% Disagree
32% Agree
44% Disagree
Support for same-sex marriage (North and South America)
(AmericasBarometer, 2016-2017)
23% Approve
77% Disapprove
25% Approve
76% Disapprove
Acceptance of Gay People in Public Office (North and South America)
(AmericasBarometer, 2016-2017)
32% Approve
68% Disapprove
42% Approve
59% Disapprove
Perceived Acceptance of Gay People
(Gallup, 2013)
29% Good place
65% Not a good place
54% Good place
34% Not a good place
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1871
Legal
Since 2007
Same-sex marriageUnrecognized
Since 1995
Unrecognized
Since 1987
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, surgery not requiredAmbiguous
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownUnknown
LGBT discriminationIllegal in some contexts
Since 1997
Illegal
Since 2007
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2016
Sexual orientation and gender identity
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1997
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2007
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
Since 2017
Serving openly in militaryLegalLegal
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 1871
Equal
Since 2007
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