Compare LGBT Rights in British Virgin Islands & Guyana

Equality Index ?
66 / 100
24 / 100
Legal Index ?
66 / 100
25 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?Not enough data
23 / 100
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2001
Male illegal, female uncertain
Since 2016
Same-sex marriageUnrecognizedBanned
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderIllegalIllegal
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2007
No protections
Since 1980
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2007
No protections
Since 1980
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2007
No protections
Since 1980
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
Since 2017
Serving openly in militaryLegalLegal
Since 2012
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (indefinite deferral)Legal
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 2001
N/A
Public Opinion
Support for same-sex marriage (North and South America)
(AmericasBarometer, 2016-2017)
Region not surveyed
21% Approve
79% Disapprove
Acceptance of gay people in public office (North and South America)
(AmericasBarometer, 2016-2017)
Region not surveyed
26% Approve
74% Disapprove
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