Compare LGBT Rights in Anguilla & Maldives

Equality Index ?
52 / 100
14 / 100
Legal Index ?
52 / 100
20 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?Not enough data
8 / 100
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2001
Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Same-sex marriageForeign same-sex marriages recognized onlyBanned
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderIllegalIllegal
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 2001
No protections
Since 2017
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 2001
No protections
Since 2017
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 2001
No protections
Since 2017
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
Serving openly in militaryLegalDon't Ask, Don't Tell
Blood donations by MSMsLegal
Since 2011
Legal
Conversion therapyAmbiguousNot banned
Equal age of consentUnequal
Since 2001
N/A
Public Opinion
Justifiability of homosexuality
(World Values Survey, 2017-2022)
Region not surveyed
1% Justifiable
96% Not justifiable
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(World Values Survey, 2017-2022)
Region not surveyed
15% Did not mention homosexuals
85% Mentioned homosexuals
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