Compare LGBT Rights in Belize & Maldives

Equality Index ?
62 / 100
15 / 100
Legal Index ?
55 / 100
23 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
68 / 100
8 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2016
Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Same-sex marriageUnrecognized
Since 2003
Banned
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderIllegalIllegal
Gender-affirming careLegal
Since 1997
Legal
Since 2000
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal in some contextsNo protections
Since 2017
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation onlyNo protections
Since 2017
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation onlyNo protections
Since 2017
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownUnknown
Serving openly in militaryAmbiguousDon't Ask, Don't Tell
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 2016
N/A
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