Compare LGBT Rights in British Virgin Islands & Papua New Guinea

Equality Index ?
66 / 100
28 / 100
Legal Index ?
66 / 100
28 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?Not enough dataNot enough data
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2001
Male illegal, female legal
Since 2002
Same-sex marriageUnrecognizedUnrecognized
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 2002
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2007
No protections
Since 2002
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2007
No protections
Since 2002
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
Serving openly in militaryLegalLegal
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (indefinite deferral)Legal
Since 2016
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 2001
Female equal, male N/A
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