Compare LGBT Rights in Antigua and Barbuda & Jamaica

Equality Index ?
43 / 100
26 / 100
Legal Index ?
70 / 100
31 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
17 / 100
20 / 100
Public Opinion
Perceptions of local area as a "good place" for gay and lesbian people
(Gallup, June 21, 2023)
Region not surveyed
22% Good Place
0%
Support for same-sex marriage (North and South America)
(AmericasBarometer, 2016-2017)
12% Approve
88% Disapprove
16% Approve
84% Disapprove
Acceptance of gay people in public office (North and South America)
(AmericasBarometer, 2016-2017)
22% Approve
79% Disapprove
22% Approve
78% Disapprove
Support for same-sex marriage
(ILGA / RIWI, April-June 2014)
Region not surveyed
13% Yes
64% No
Perceptions of local area as a "good place" for gay and lesbian people
(Gallup, 2013)
Region not surveyed
10% Good place
70% Not a good place
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2022
Male illegal, female legal
Since 1864
Same-sex marriageForeign same-sex marriages recognized onlyNot legal
Since 2011
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderIllegalIllegal
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2022
Illegal in some contexts
Since 2008
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2022
Sexual orientation only
Since 2004
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identityNo protections
Since 1962
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
Since 2017
Serving openly in militaryLegalLegal
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Conversion therapyAmbiguousAmbiguous
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 2022
N/A
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