Compare LGBT Rights in Bhutan & Saint Lucia

Equality Index ?
48 / 100
22 / 100
Legal Index ?
56 / 100
28 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
40 / 100
17 / 100
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2021
Male illegal, female legal
Since 2005
Same-sex marriageUnrecognized
Since 2004
Unrecognized
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, but requires medical diagnosisIllegal
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 2006
Illegal in some contexts
Since 2022
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 2018
Sexual orientation only
Since 2006
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 2018
No protections
Since 2006
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
Serving openly in militaryLegalN/A
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentEqualN/A
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
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