Compare LGBT Rights in Barbados & Guinea

Equality Index ?
63 / 100
15 / 100
Legal Index ?
58 / 100
17 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
67 / 100
13 / 100
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2022
Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 2016
Same-sex marriageForeign same-sex marriages recognized only
Since 2018
Banned
Since 1988
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderIllegalIllegal
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal in some contextsNo protections
Since 1988
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation only
Since 2020
No protections
Since 1988
LGBT housing discriminationNo protectionsNo protections
Since 1988
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
Serving openly in militaryLegalIllegal
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 2022
N/A
Public Opinion
Perceptions of local area as a "good place" for gay and lesbian people
(Gallup, June 21, 2023)
Region not surveyed
16% Good Place
0%
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2014–2016)
Region not surveyed
4% Tolerate
95% Not tolerate
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2016–2018)
Region not surveyed
7% Tolerate
93% Not tolerate
Perceptions of local area as a "good place" for gay and lesbian people
(Gallup, 2013)
Region not surveyed
6% Good place
89% Not a good place
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