Compare LGBT Rights in British Virgin Islands & Turkey

Equality Index ?
65 / 100
38 / 100
Legal Index ?
65 / 100
43 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?Not enough data
34 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2001
Legal
Since 1858
Same-sex marriageUnrecognizedUnrecognized
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipState-enforced
Right to change legal genderIllegalLegal, but requires surgery
Since 2017
Gender-affirming careUnknownLegal
Since 2009
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2007
Illegal in some contexts
Since 2016
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2007
Sexual orientation only
Since 2018
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2007
No protections
Since 1858
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownNot banned
Serving openly in militaryLegalIllegal
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (indefinite deferral)Banned (indefinite deferral)
Since 1980
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 2001
Equal
Since 1858
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