Compare LGBT Rights in Belize & Democratic Republic of the Congo

Equality Index ?
61 / 100
23 / 100
Legal Index ?
54 / 100
36 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
68 / 100
10 / 100
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2016
Legal
Since 1940
Same-sex marriageUnrecognized
Since 2003
Banned
Since 2006
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipAmbiguous
Right to change legal genderIllegalIllegal
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal in some contextsNo protections
Since 1960
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation onlyNo protections
Since 1960
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation onlyNo protections
Since 1960
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
Since 2017
Serving openly in militaryAmbiguousIllegal
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 2016
Equal
Since 2006
Public Opinion
Perceptions of local area as a "good place" for gay and lesbian people
(Gallup, June 21, 2023)
Region not surveyed
10% Good Place
0%
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