Compare LGBT Rights in Cayman Islands & Japan

Equality Index ?
69 / 100
63 / 100
Legal Index ?
69 / 100
70 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?Not enough data
56 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2001
Since 1881
Same-sex marriageCivil unions (marriage rights)
Since 2020
Varies by Region
Since 2023
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderAmbiguousLegal, but requires surgery
Since 2022
Gender-affirming careUnknownLegal
Since 1995
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationNo protectionsIllegal in some contexts
Since 2018
LGBT employment discriminationNo protectionsVaries by Region
LGBT housing discriminationNo protectionsSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2003
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlyAmbiguous
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownNot banned
Serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 2000
Since 1947
Blood donations by MSMsLegalBanned (6-month deferral)
Since 2011
Conversion therapyAmbiguousNot banned
Equal age of consentUnequalEqual
Since 1947
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