Compare LGBT Rights in Belize & United States

Equality Index ?
62 / 100
74 / 100
Legal Index ?
55 / 100
86 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
68 / 100
62 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2016
Legal
Since 2003
Same-sex marriageUnrecognized
Since 2003
Legal
Since 2015
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipVaries by Region
Since 2021
Right to change legal genderIllegalVaries by Region
Since 2016
Gender-affirming careLegal
Since 1997
Varies by Region
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedRecognized
Since 2022
LGBT discriminationIllegal in some contextsVaries by Region
Since 2015
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation onlySexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2020
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation onlyVaries by Region
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlyLegal
Since 2017
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownVaries by Region
Serving openly in militaryAmbiguousLegal
Since 2021
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Since 2023
Conversion therapyNot bannedVaries by Region
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 2016
Equal
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