Compare LGBT Rights in British Virgin Islands & Yemen

Equality Index ?
65 / 100
8 / 100
Legal Index ?
65 / 100
0 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?Not enough data
17 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2001
Illegal (death penalty as punishment)
Since 2014
Same-sex marriageUnrecognizedBanned
Since 1994
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipImprisonment as punishment
Right to change legal genderIllegalIllegal
Gender-affirming careUnknownBanned
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2007
No protections
Since 1994
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2007
No protections
Since 1994
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2007
No protections
Since 1994
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlyIllegal
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
Full DetailsFull Details

Full details about each issue can be found on each region's page. Data missing from the above chart? You can help! Sign up or log in to contribute information to Equaldex!

Share This Comparison