Compare LGBT Rights in Pitcairn Islands & 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 1967
Illegal (death penalty as punishment)
Same-sex marriageLegal
Since 2015
Banned
Since 1987
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipImprisonment as punishment
Right to change legal genderAmbiguousIllegal
Since 2019
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2010
No protections
Since 2018
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2010
No protections
Since 1971
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2010
No protections
Since 1971
Same-sex adoptionSingle only
Since 2001
Illegal
Serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 2000
Illegal
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (indefinite deferral)Banned (indefinite deferral)
Conversion therapyAmbiguousNot banned
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 2001
N/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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