Compare LGBT Rights in Turks and Caicos Islands & United Arab Emirates

Equality Index ?
83 / 100
15 / 100
Legal Index ?
83 / 100
5 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?Not enough data
25 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2001
Illegal (death penalty as punishment)
Same-sex marriageForeign same-sex marriages recognized only
Since 2011
Banned
Since 1987
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipImprisonment as punishment
Right to change legal genderAmbiguousIllegal
Since 2019
Gender-affirming careUnknownLegal
Since 2018
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2011
No protections
Since 1971
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2011
No protections
Since 1971
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2011
No protections
Since 1971
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlyIllegal
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownUnknown
Serving openly in militaryLegalIllegal
Blood donations by MSMsAmbiguousBanned (indefinite deferral)
Conversion therapyAmbiguousNot banned
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 2000
N/A
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