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    Homosexuality
    ✔ Legal
    Gay Marriage
    ✔ Legal
    Censorship
    ✔ No censorship
    Changing Gender
    ✔ Legal, surgery not required
    Non-binary gender recognition
    ✔ Recognized
    Discrimination
    Illegal in some contexts
    Employment Discrimination
    Varies by Region
    Housing Discrimination
    Varies by Region
    Adoption
    ✔ Legal
    Military
    ✔ Legal
    Donating Blood
    ✔ Legal
    Conversion Therapy
    ✔ Banned
    Age of Consent
    ✔ Equal
Suggest Public Opinion Data

Public Opinion

Views on same-sex marriage or other legal recognition

Ranked #9 out of 27 countries surveyed. (Source: Ipsos, April–May, 2021)
(10%) Against
Support (82%)

Views on same-sex couples' right to adopt

Ranked #6 out of 27 countries surveyed. (Source: Ipsos, April–May, 2021)
(21%) Disagree
Agree (73%)

Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors

Ranked #12 out of 79 countries surveyed. (Source: World Values Survey, 2017-2020)

Question: "On this list are various groups of people. Could you please mention any that you would not like to have as neighbors?"

(8.6%) Mentioned homosexuals
Did not mention homosexuals (91.4%)

Justifiability of homosexuality

Ranked #21 out of 79 countries surveyed. (Source: World Values Survey, 2017-2020)

Question: "Please tell me for each of the following statements whether you think it can always be justified, never be justified, or something in between."

(21.7%) Not justifiable
Justifiable (36.4%)

Opinion on same-sex couples as parents

Ranked #26 out of 74 countries surveyed. (Source: World Values Survey, 2017-2020)

Question: "Homosexual couples are as good parents as other couples"

(18.9%) Disagree
Agree (37.1%)

"Should society accept homosexuality?" (2019)

Ranked #9 out of 34 countries surveyed. (Source: Pew Research Center, May–October, 2019)

Question: "Should society accept homosexuality?"

(19%) No
Yes (76%)

"Should society accept homosexuality?" (2013)

Ranked #9 out of 39 countries surveyed. (Source: Pew Research Center, June, 2013)

Question: "Should society accept homosexuality?"

(21%) No
Yes (74%)

Perceived Acceptance of Gay People

Ranked #18 out of 119 countries surveyed. (Source: Gallup, 2013)

Question: "Is the city or area where you live a good place or not a good place for homosexuals?"

(25%) Not a good place
Good place (68%)

History

Homosexual activity in Argentina

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Homosexual activity in Argentina is legal.

Current status
Since 1887
Legal
Homosexual activity is legal in Argentina.
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Same-sex marriage in Argentina

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Same-sex marriage in Argentina is legal.

Current status
Since Jul 15, 2010
Legal
In 2010, Argentina became the first country in Latin America to legalize gay marriage. The Senate passed the bill by a narrow margin (33 votes in favor, 27 against, and 3 abstained).
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Censorship of LGBT Issues in Argentina

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Censorship of LGBT Issues in Argentina is no censorship.

Current status
No censorship
In Argentina, there are no laws restricting the discussion or promotion of LGBTQ+ topics.
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Right to change legal gender in Argentina

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Right to change legal gender in Argentina is legal, surgery not required.

Current status
Since May 24, 2012
Legal, surgery not required
People have a right to change their legal gender without approval from a doctor or a judge. Sex reassignment surgery and hormonal treatments are not required, but they are provided by the state for free to anyone who requests them.
Several people had had their legal gender changed before the Gender Identity Law through court decisions, including popular actress, TV host and trans woman Flor de la V.
Sources:
Gender Identity Law [Spanish]: boletinoficial.gov.ar/Aviso…
New York Times [English]: nytimes.com/2012/05/25/worl…
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May 24, 2012–Feb 26, 2018
Legal, surgery not required
As well people can change documents if they wish
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Legal recognition of non-binary gender in Argentina

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Legal recognition of non-binary gender in Argentina is recognized.

Current status
Since Jul 21, 2021
Recognized
Decree in place since july 21th of 2021 as of Presidential Decree N ° 476/21. Recognizing identities outside the male and female binomial by incorporating the nomenclature "X" in the National Identity Document as an option, for all people who do not identify themselves as male or female.
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LGBT discrimination in Argentina

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LGBT discrimination in Argentina is illegal in some contexts.

Current status
Since Feb 27, 2009
Illegal in some contexts
Argentina recognizes international convention on human rights. LGBT individuals are explicitly protected in the military code but is not explicitly included in the general discrimination protection code.
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LGBT employment discrimination in Argentina

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LGBT employment discrimination in Argentina is varies by region.

Current status
Varies by Region
Pending nationwide.
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Sexual orientation and gender identity

  1. Buenos Aires
  2. Santa Fe

Sexual orientation only

  1. RĂ­o Negro
  2. Santa Cruz

No protections

  1. Catamarca
  2. Chaco
  3. Chubut
  4. Corrientes
  5. CĂłrdoba
  6. Entre RĂ­os
  7. Formosa
  8. Jujuy
  9. La Pampa
  10. La Rioja
  11. Mendoza
  12. Misiones
  13. Neuquén
  14. Salta
  15. San Juan
  16. San Luis
  17. Santiago del Estero
  18. Tierra del Fuego

LGBT housing discrimination in Argentina

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LGBT housing discrimination in Argentina is varies by region.

Current status
Varies by Region
Pending nationwide.
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Sexual orientation and gender identity

  1. Buenos Aires
  2. Santa Fe

Sexual orientation only

  1. RĂ­o Negro
  2. Santa Cruz

No protections

  1. Catamarca
  2. Chaco
  3. Chubut
  4. Corrientes
  5. CĂłrdoba
  6. Entre RĂ­os
  7. Entre RĂ­os
  8. Formosa
  9. Jujuy
  10. La Pampa
  11. La Rioja
  12. Mendoza
  13. Misiones
  14. Neuquén

Same-sex adoption in Argentina

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Same-sex adoption in Argentina is legal.

Current status
Since Jul 15, 2010
Legal
Same-sex adoption is legal in Argentina.

Homosexuals serving openly in military in Argentina

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Homosexuals serving openly in military in Argentina is legal.

Current status
Since 2007
Legal
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Blood donations by MSMs in Argentina

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Blood donations by MSMs in Argentina is legal.

Current status
Since Sep 16, 2015
Legal
Ban on donation was lifted
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Jun 13, 2006–Sep 16, 2015
Banned (1-year deferral)
Federal regulations ban MSMs from donating blood, but it has been legal in the Autonomous City of Buenos Aires since July 2013.
A bill that would strike down the federal ban in other regions was passed by the lower house of Congress, but it was never considered by the Senate.
Sources:
National Institute against Discrimination, Xenophobia and Racism [Spanish]: inadi.gob.ar/2012/06/donaci…
Buenos Aires city law - La NaciĂłn [Spanish]: lanacion.com.ar/1598266-mod…
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Conversion therapy in Argentina

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Conversion therapy in Argentina is banned.

Current status
Banned
Under national ban.
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Equal age of consent in Argentina

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Equal age of consent in Argentina is equal.

Current status
Since 2001
Equal
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