Compare LGBT Rights in British Virgin Islands & South Korea

Equality Index ?
65 / 100
46 / 100
Legal Index ?
65 / 100
48 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?Not enough data
45 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2001
Legal
Same-sex marriageUnrecognizedUnrecognized
Since 1948
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipState-enforced
Right to change legal genderIllegalLegal, but requires surgery
Gender-affirming careUnknownLegal
Since 1997
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2007
Unknown
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2007
Varies by Region
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2007
Varies by Region
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlyIllegal
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownUnknown
Serving openly in militaryLegalIllegal
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (indefinite deferral)Legal
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 2001
Equal
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