Compare LGBT Rights in British Virgin Islands & Saudi Arabia

Equality Index ?
66 / 100
14 / 100
Legal Index ?
66 / 100
3 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?Not enough data
25 / 100
Public Opinion
Support for same-sex marriage
(ILGA / RIWI, April-June 2014)
Region not surveyed
26% Yes
43% No
Justifiability of homosexuality
(World Values Survey, 2000-2004)
Region not surveyed
0% Justifiable
91% Not justifiable
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2001
Illegal (death penalty as punishment)
Same-sex marriageUnrecognizedNot legal
Since 1932
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipImprisonment as punishment
Right to change legal genderIllegalIllegal
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownNot legally recognized
Since 1932
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2007
No protections
Since 2018
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2007
No protections
Since 1932
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2007
No protections
Since 1932
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlyIllegal
Since 1932
Serving openly in militaryLegalIllegal
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (indefinite deferral)Legal
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 2001
Unequal
Since 1932
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