Compare LGBT Rights in Barbados & Benin

Equality Index ?
61 / 100
31 / 100
Legal Index ?
55 / 100
44 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
67 / 100
19 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2022
Same-sex marriageUnrecognizedUnrecognized
Since 1900
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderIllegalIllegal
Gender-affirming careLegal
Since 2000
Legal, but banned for minors
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal in some contextsNo protections
Since 1900
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation only
Since 2020
No protections
Since 1900
LGBT housing discriminationNo protectionsNo protections
Since 1900
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownUnknown
Serving openly in militaryLegalLesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people banned
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 2022
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