Compare LGBT Rights in Bahamas & Puerto Rico

Equality Index ?
51 / 100
78 / 100
Legal Index ?
51 / 100
91 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?Not enough data
65 / 100
Public Opinion
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
Region not surveyed
88% Did not mention homosexuals
13% Mentioned homosexuals
Justifiability of homosexuality
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
Region not surveyed
40% Justifiable
34% Not justifiable
Opinion on same-sex couples as parents
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
Region not surveyed
66% Agree
16% Disagree
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1991
Legal
Since 2003
Same-sex marriageNot legalLegal
Since 2015
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderIllegalLegal, surgery not required
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal in some contextsIllegal
Since 2013
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation onlySexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2013
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation onlySexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2013
Same-sex adoptionSingle only
Since 2017
Legal
Since 2018
Serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 1998
Legal
Since 2018
Blood donations by MSMsLegalBanned (3-month deferral)
Since 2020
Conversion therapyNot bannedUnknown
Equal age of consentUnequalEqual
Since 2004
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