Compare LGBT Rights in Guatemala, Guatemala, Panama, & Panamá

Equality Index ?
51 / 100
Not enough data
43 / 100
Not enough data
Legal Index ?
70 / 100
Not enough data
52 / 100
Not enough data
Public Opinion Index ?
31 / 100
Not enough data
35 / 100
Not enough data
Public Opinion
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
60% Did not mention homosexuals
40% Mentioned homosexuals
Region not surveyed
Region not surveyed
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Justifiability of homosexuality
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
19% Justifiable
54% Not justifiable
Region not surveyed
Region not surveyed
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Opinion on same-sex couples as parents
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
25% Agree
44% Disagree
Region not surveyed
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Support for same-sex marriage (North and South America)
(AmericasBarometer, 2016-2017)
23% Approve
77% Disapprove
Region not surveyed
22% Approve
78% Disapprove
Region not surveyed
Acceptance of Gay People in Public Office (North and South America)
(AmericasBarometer, 2016-2017)
32% Approve
68% Disapprove
Region not surveyed
38% Approve
62% Disapprove
Region not surveyed
Perceived Acceptance of Gay People
(Gallup, 2013)
29% Good place
65% Not a good place
Region not surveyed
45% Good place
45% Not a good place
Region not surveyed
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1871
UnknownLegal
Since 2007
Unknown
Same-sex marriageUnrecognized
Since 1995
UnknownNot legal
Since 1972
Unknown
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipUnknownNo censorshipUnknown
Right to change legal genderLegal, surgery not required
Since 2017
UnknownLegal, but requires surgery
Since 2006
Unknown
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedUnknownNot legally recognizedUnknown
LGBT discriminationIllegal in some contexts
Since 1997
UnknownNo protections
Since 1972
Unknown
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2016
UnknownSexual orientation only
Since 2017
Unknown
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1997
UnknownNo protections
Since 1972
Unknown
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlyUnknownIllegal
Since 2021
Unknown
Serving openly in militaryLegalUnknownN/AUnknown
Blood donations by MSMsLegalUnknownLegalUnknown
Conversion therapyNot bannedUnknownNot bannedUnknown
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 1871
UnknownEqual
Since 2008
Unknown
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