Compare LGBT Rights in Barbados & Saint Lucia

Equality Index ?
34 / 100
37 / 100
Public Opinion
Support for same-sex marriage (North and South America)
(AmericasBarometer, 2016-2017)
Region not surveyed
11% Approve
89% Disapprove
Acceptance of Gay People in Public Office (North and South America)
(AmericasBarometer, 2016-2017)
Region not surveyed
23% Approve
78% Disapprove
Law
Homosexual activityIllegal (up to life in prison as punishment)Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 2005
Same-sex marriageForeign same-sex marriages recognized only
Since 2018
Foreign same-sex marriages recognized only
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderAmbiguousAmbiguous
Since 2013
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownUnknown
LGBT discriminationNo protectionsIllegal
Since 2006
LGBT employment discriminationNo protectionsSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2006
LGBT housing discriminationNo protectionsSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2006
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
Serving openly in militaryLegalLegal
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Conversion therapyAmbiguousUnknown
Equal age of consentUnequal
Since 1992
Unequal
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