Compare LGBT Rights in Barbados & Panama

Equality Index ?
61 / 100
39 / 100
Legal Index ?
55 / 100
48 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
67 / 100
30 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2022
Legal
Since 2008
Same-sex marriageUnrecognizedUnrecognized
Since 2018
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderIllegalLegal, but requires surgery
Since 1972
Gender-affirming careLegal
Since 2000
Legal
Since 1998
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal in some contextsNo protections
Since 2018
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation only
Since 2020
No protections
Since 2018
LGBT housing discriminationNo protectionsNo protections
Since 2018
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlyIllegal
Since 2021
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownUnknown
Serving openly in militaryLegalN/A
Blood donations by MSMsLegalBanned (indefinite deferral)
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 2022
Equal
Since 2008
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