Gay Marriage in Argentina

Same-sex marriage in Argentina has been legal since July 22, 2010.

Argentina was the first country in Latin America, the second in the Americas, and the second in the Southern Hemisphere to allow same-sex marriage nationwide. It was the tenth country worldwide to allow same-sex marriage.

A total of 9,362 same-sex marriages were performed in the first four years following the law’s enactment.

According to Pew Research Center survey, conducted between November 15, 2013 and January 8, 2014, 52% of Argentines supported same-sex marriage, 40% were opposed.

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