Compare LGBT Rights in British Virgin Islands & Nigeria

Equality Index ?
65 / 100
5 / 100
Legal Index ?
65 / 100
3 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?Not enough data
7 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2001
Illegal (death penalty as punishment)
Since 1916
Same-sex marriageUnrecognizedBanned
Since 2014
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipImprisonment as punishment
Right to change legal genderIllegalIllegal
Gender-affirming careUnknownRestricted
Since 1992
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2007
No protections
Since 1999
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2007
No protections
Since 1999
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2007
No protections
Since 1999
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownUnknown
Serving openly in militaryLegalIllegal
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (indefinite deferral)Ambiguous
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 2001
N/A
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