Compare LGBT Rights in Burundi & Guyana

Equality Index ?
10 / 100
24 / 100
Legal Index ?
9 / 100
25 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
10 / 100
23 / 100
Law
Homosexual activityIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 2009
Male illegal, female uncertain
Since 2016
Same-sex marriageBanned
Since 2005
Banned
Censorship of LGBT IssuesFine as punishmentNo censorship
Right to change legal genderIllegalIllegal
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationNo protectionsNo protections
Since 1980
LGBT employment discriminationNo protectionsNo protections
Since 1980
LGBT housing discriminationNo protectionsNo protections
Since 1980
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
Since 2017
Serving openly in militaryIllegalLegal
Since 2012
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentN/AN/A
Public Opinion
Support for same-sex marriage (North and South America)
(AmericasBarometer, 2016-2017)
Region not surveyed
21% Approve
79% Disapprove
Acceptance of gay people in public office (North and South America)
(AmericasBarometer, 2016-2017)
Region not surveyed
26% Approve
74% Disapprove
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2014–2016)
10% Tolerate
86% Not tolerate
Region not surveyed
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