Latin America: year of most recent law on homosexuality, by type

Year of most recent law that legalizes or criminalizes homosexual relations in Latin America and the Caribbean as of May 2019, by country

by Statista Research Department, last edited Jun 27, 2019
Latin America: year of most recent law on homosexuality, by type This table shows a list of countries in Latin America and the Caribbean with the year of the most recent law legalizing or criminalizing homosexual relations as of May 2019. In the Caribbean basin, nine countries (including Antigua and Barbuda, Barbados, Dominica, Grenada, Guyana, Jamaica, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Saint Kitts and Nevis, and Saint Lucia) had current laws considering sexual intercourse between two people of the same gender to be illegal. Among the nations shown, Saint Kitts and Nevis was the country with the oldest law that criminalized homosexual relations, dating back to 1873.
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Year of most recent law that legalizes or criminalizes homosexual relations in Latin America and the Caribbean as of May 2019, by country

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