Compare LGBT Rights in Antigua and Barbuda & Lesotho

Equality Index ?
43 / 100
44 / 100
Legal Index ?
70 / 100
59 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
17 / 100
29 / 100
Public Opinion
Perceptions of local area as a "good place" for gay and lesbian people
(Gallup, June 21, 2023)
Region not surveyed
33% Good Place
0%
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
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2014–2016)
Region not surveyed
16% Tolerate
82% Not tolerate
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2016–2018)
Region not surveyed
22% Tolerate
77% Not tolerate
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2022
Legal
Since 2012
Same-sex marriageForeign same-sex marriages recognized onlyUnrecognized
Since 1966
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderIllegalLegal, but requires surgery
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedUnknown
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2022
Illegal in some contexts
Since 2012
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2022
No protections
Since 2012
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identityAmbiguous
Since 2012
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlyIllegal
Since 1966
Serving openly in militaryLegalLesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people banned
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Conversion therapyAmbiguousNot banned
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 2022
Equal
Since 2012
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