Compare LGBT Rights in Antigua and Barbuda & Libya

Equality Index ?
43 / 100
11 / 100
Legal Index ?
70 / 100
3 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
17 / 100
19 / 100
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2022
Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 1953
Same-sex marriageForeign same-sex marriages recognized onlyBanned
Since 1953
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipImprisonment as punishment
Right to change legal genderIllegalIllegal
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
Since 1951
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2022
No protections
Since 1951
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2022
No protections
Since 1951
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identityNo protections
Since 1951
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlyIllegal
Serving openly in militaryLegalIllegal
Since 1953
Blood donations by MSMsLegalBanned (indefinite deferral)
Conversion therapyAmbiguousNot banned
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 2022
N/A
Public Opinion
Justifiability of homosexuality
(World Values Survey, 2017-2022)
Region not surveyed
1% Justifiable
92% Not justifiable
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(World Values Survey, 2017-2022)
Region not surveyed
37% Did not mention homosexuals
63% Mentioned homosexuals
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
Justifiability of homosexuality
(World Values Survey, 2010-2014)
Region not surveyed
5% Justifiable
79% Not justifiable
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(World Values Survey, 2010-2014)
Region not surveyed
24% Did not mention homosexuals
76% Mentioned homosexuals
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