Compare LGBT Rights in Cayman Islands & Iran

Equality Index ?
69 / 100
6 / 100
Legal Index ?
69 / 100
10 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?Not enough data
3 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2001
Illegal (death penalty as punishment)
Since 1979
Same-sex marriageCivil unions (marriage rights)
Since 2020
Since 1979
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipOther punishment
Since 2013
Right to change legal genderAmbiguousLegal, but requires surgery
Since 1987
Gender-affirming careUnknownLegal
Since 2013
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationNo protectionsNo protections
Since 1979
LGBT employment discriminationNo protectionsNo protections
Since 1979
LGBT housing discriminationNo protectionsNo protections
Since 1979
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlyIllegal
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownUnknown
Serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 2000
Blood donations by MSMsLegalBanned (indefinite deferral)
Conversion therapyAmbiguousNot banned
Equal age of consentUnequalN/A
Since 1979
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