Compare LGBT Rights in French Guiana & United Arab Emirates

Equality Index ?
93 / 100
13 / 100
Legal Index ?
93 / 100
0 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?Not enough data
25 / 100
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1791
Illegal (death penalty as punishment)
Same-sex marriageLegal
Since 2013
Banned
Since 1987
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipImprisonment as punishment
Right to change legal genderLegal, no restrictionsIllegal
Since 2019
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognized
Since 2016
Not legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2004
No protections
Since 2018
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identityNo protections
Since 1971
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identityNo protections
Since 1971
Same-sex adoptionLegal
Since 2013
Illegal
Serving openly in militaryLegalIllegal
Blood donations by MSMsLegalBanned (indefinite deferral)
Conversion therapyBanned
Since 2022
Not banned
Equal age of consentEqualN/A
Public Opinion
Support for same-sex marriage
(ILGA / RIWI, October 2016)
Region not surveyed
19% Yes
59% No
Support for same-sex marriage
(ILGA / RIWI, April-June 2014)
Region not surveyed
24% Yes
55% No
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