Brazil sets a record for name and gender changes in 2022

In the first six months of 2022, there were 1,124 changes, 43.7% more than last year.

Since the decision of the Federal Supreme Court (STF) in June 2018, which recognized the right of transgender and transexual people to match their perceived identity to their real identity in their identification documents, it is the first time that Brazil recorded in one semester the highest number of people who changed their name and Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed?