Compare LGBT Rights in Mexico

Equality Index ?
77 / 100
Public Opinion
Views on same-sex marriage or other legal recognition
(Ipsos, April–May, 2021)
76% Support
10% Against
Views on same-sex couples' right to adopt
(Ipsos, April–May, 2021)
59% Agree
34% Disagree
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
77% Did not mention homosexuals
23% Mentioned homosexuals
Justifiability of homosexuality
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
24% Justifiable
43% Not justifiable
Opinion on same-sex couples as parents
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
42% Agree
32% Disagree
"Should society accept homosexuality?" (2019)
(Pew Research Center, May–October, 2019)
69% Yes
24% No
"Should society accept homosexuality?" (2013)
(Pew Research Center, June, 2013)
61% Yes
30% No
Perceived Acceptance of Gay People
(Gallup, 2013)
53% Good place
32% Not a good place
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2001
Same-sex marriageLegal
Since 2009
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, but requires surgery
Since 2003
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknown
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2003
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2010
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Same-sex adoptionVaries by Region
Serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 2012
Blood donations by MSMsLegal
Since 2012
Conversion therapyVaries by Region
Since 2020
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 1871
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