Compare LGBT Rights in Panama

Equality Index BETA ?
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2007
Same-sex marriageUnrecognized
Since 1972
Right to change legal genderLegal, but requires surgery
Since 2006
Same-sex adoptionSingle only
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1972
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1972
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation only
Since 2017
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryN/A
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 2008
Blood donations by MSMsLegal
Conversion therapyNot banned
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