Compare LGBT Rights in Netherlands & Paraguay

Equality Index ?
81 / 100
34 / 100
Legal Index ?
90 / 100
41 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
72 / 100
26 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1945
Legal
Since 1997
Same-sex marriageLegal
Since 2001
Banned
Since 1991
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipState-enforced
Since 2017
Right to change legal genderLegal, but requires medical diagnosis
Since 2013
Illegal
Gender-affirming careLegal
Since 1996
Legal
Since 1996
Legal recognition of non-binary genderRecognized
Since 2018
Not legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2023
Illegal in some contexts
Since 2016
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1993
No protections
Since 1992
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1993
No protections
Since 1992
Same-sex adoptionLegal
Since 2000
Illegal
Since 2020
Intersex infant surgeryNot bannedNot banned
Serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 1974
Legal
Blood donations by MSMsLegal
Since 2024
Legal
Conversion therapyNot bannedBanned
Since 2022
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 1978
Unequal
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