Compare LGBT Rights in Falkland Islands & Guyana

Equality Index ?
88 / 100
24 / 100
Legal Index ?
88 / 100
25 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?Not enough data
23 / 100
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
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1989
Male illegal, female uncertain
Since 2016
Same-sex marriageLegal
Since 2017
Not legal
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, surgery not required
Since 2005
Illegal
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2008
No protections
Since 1980
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2008
No protections
Since 1980
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2008
No protections
Since 1980
Same-sex adoptionLegal
Since 2017
Single only
Since 2017
Serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 2000
Legal
Since 2012
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (3-month deferral)
Since 2011
Legal
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 2005
N/A
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