Compare LGBT Rights in Antigua and Barbuda & Eritrea

Equality Index ?
43 / 100
8 / 100
Legal Index ?
70 / 100
8 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
17 / 100
Not enough data
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2022
Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 1957
Same-sex marriageForeign same-sex marriages recognized onlyBanned
Since 1957
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipState-enforced
Right to change legal genderIllegalIllegal
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2022
No protections
Since 1957
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2022
No protections
Since 1957
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identityNo protections
Since 1957
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
Since 2010
Serving openly in militaryLegalIllegal
Since 1957
Blood donations by MSMsLegalBanned (indefinite deferral)
Since 1957
Conversion therapyAmbiguousNot banned
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 2022
N/A
Since 1957
Public Opinion
Support for same-sex marriage (North and South America)
(AmericasBarometer, 2016-2017)
12% Approve
88% Disapprove
Region not surveyed
Acceptance of gay people in public office (North and South America)
(AmericasBarometer, 2016-2017)
22% Approve
79% Disapprove
Region not surveyed
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