Compare LGBT Rights in Benin & Turks and Caicos Islands

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83 / 100
Legal Index ?
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83 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
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Homosexual activityLegalLegal
Since 2001
Same-sex marriageUnrecognized
Since 1900
Foreign same-sex marriages recognized only
Since 2011
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderIllegalAmbiguous
Gender-affirming careLegal, but banned for minorsUnknown
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedUnknown
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1900
Illegal
Since 2011
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1900
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2011
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1900
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2011
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownUnknown
Serving openly in militaryLesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people bannedLegal
Blood donations by MSMsLegalAmbiguous
Conversion therapyNot bannedAmbiguous
Equal age of consentUnequalEqual
Since 2000
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