Compare LGBT Rights in Cayman Islands & Iceland

Equality Index ?
71 / 100
92 / 100
Legal Index ?
71 / 100
97 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?Not enough data
87 / 100
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2001
Legal
Since 1940
Same-sex marriageCivil unions (marriage rights)
Since 2020
Legal
Since 2010
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderAmbiguousLegal, no restrictions
Since 2019
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownRecognized
Since 2019
LGBT discriminationNo protectionsIllegal
LGBT employment discriminationNo protectionsSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1996
LGBT housing discriminationNo protectionsSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1996
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlyLegal
Since 2006
Serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 2000
N/A
Blood donations by MSMsLegalBanned (indefinite deferral)
Since 2022
Conversion therapyAmbiguousBanned
Since 2023
Equal age of consentUnequalEqual
Public Opinion
Perceptions of local area as a "good place" for gay and lesbian people
(Gallup, June 21, 2023)
Region not surveyed
87% Good Place
0%
Justifiability of homosexuality
(World Values Survey, 2017-2022)
Region not surveyed
82% Justifiable
4% Not justifiable
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(World Values Survey, 2017-2022)
Region not surveyed
94% Did not mention homosexuals
2% Mentioned homosexuals
Opinion on same-sex couples as parents
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
Region not surveyed
82% Agree
6% Disagree
Perceptions of local area as a "good place" for gay and lesbian people
(Gallup, 2013)
Region not surveyed
82% Good place
4% Not a good place
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