Compare LGBT Rights in Antigua and Barbuda & Maldives

Equality Index ?
43 / 100
15 / 100
Legal Index ?
70 / 100
23 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
17 / 100
8 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2022
Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Same-sex marriageForeign same-sex marriages recognized onlyBanned
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderIllegalIllegal
Gender-affirming careLegal
Since 1998
Legal
Since 2000
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2022
No protections
Since 2017
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2022
No protections
Since 2017
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identityNo protections
Since 2017
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownUnknown
Serving openly in militaryLegalDon't Ask, Don't Tell
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Conversion therapyAmbiguousNot banned
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 2022
N/A
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