Compare LGBT Rights in Antigua and Barbuda & Malta

Equality Index ?
43 / 100
86 / 100
Legal Index ?
70 / 100
100 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
17 / 100
72 / 100
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2022
Legal
Since 1973
Same-sex marriageForeign same-sex marriages recognized onlyLegal
Since 2017
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderIllegalLegal, no restrictions
Since 2015
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedRecognized
Since 2017
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2022
Illegal
Since 2014
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2022
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2004
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identitySexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2014
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlyLegal
Since 2014
Serving openly in militaryLegalLegal
Since 2002
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Since 2022
Conversion therapyAmbiguousBanned
Since 2016
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 2022
Equal
Since 1998
Public Opinion
Perceptions of local area as a "good place" for gay and lesbian people
(Gallup, June 21, 2023)
Region not surveyed
84% Good Place
0%
Perceived prevalence of discrimination against sexual orientation (European Union)
(Eurobarometer, May 2019)
Region not surveyed
52% Rare
38% Widespread
Perceived prevalence of discrimination against transgender people (European Union)
(Eurobarometer, May 2019)
Region not surveyed
46% Rare
42% Widespread
Acceptance of same-sex relationships (European Union)
(Eurobarometer, May 2019)
Region not surveyed
73% Agree
20% Disagree
Support for transgender people changing legal gender (European Union)
(Eurobarometer, May 2019)
Region not surveyed
83% Yes
10% No
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
Perceptions of local area as a "good place" for gay and lesbian people
(Gallup, 2013)
Region not surveyed
72% Good place
12% Not a good place
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