Compare LGBT Rights in British Virgin Islands & Eritrea

Equality Index ?
65 / 100
6 / 100
Legal Index ?
65 / 100
6 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?Not enough dataNot enough data
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2001
Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 1957
Same-sex marriageUnrecognizedBanned
Since 1957
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipState-enforced
Right to change legal genderIllegalIllegal
Gender-affirming careUnknownBanned
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2007
No protections
Since 1957
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2007
No protections
Since 1957
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2007
No protections
Since 1957
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
Since 2010
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownUnknown
Serving openly in militaryLegalIllegal
Since 1957
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (indefinite deferral)Banned (indefinite deferral)
Since 1957
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 2001
N/A
Since 1957
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