Compare LGBT Rights in Mexico & United States

Public opinion of homosexuality
(Pew Research Center, 2013)
61% support
30% against
60% support
33% against
Equality Index BETA ?
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2001
Legal
Since 2003
Same-sex marriageLegal
Since 2009
Legal
Since 2015
Right to change legal genderLegal, but requires surgery
Since 2003
Legal, but requires surgery
Since 2013
Same-sex adoptionLegal
Since 2009
Varies by Region
Since 1986
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2003
Illegal in some contexts
Since 2011
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identityVaries by Region
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2010
No protections
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryAmbiguousLegal
Since 2016
Equal age of consentAmbiguousVaries by Region
Blood donations by MSMsLegal
Since 2012
Banned (1-year deferral)
Since 2015
Conversion therapyBanned
Since 2017
Varies by Region
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