Compare LGBT Rights in Cayman Islands & Macau

Equality Index ?
69 / 100
54 / 100
Legal Index ?
69 / 100
69 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?Not enough data
40 / 100
Public Opinion
Justifiability of homosexuality
(World Values Survey, 2017-2022)
Region not surveyed
21% Justifiable
26% Not justifiable
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(World Values Survey, 2017-2022)
Region not surveyed
55% Did not mention homosexuals
42% Mentioned homosexuals
Opinion on same-sex couples as parents
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
Region not surveyed
47% Agree
14% Disagree
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2001
Legal
Since 1995
Same-sex marriageCivil unions
Since 2020
Unrecognized
Since 2013
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderAmbiguousLegal, surgery not required
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownUnknown
LGBT discriminationNo protectionsIllegal in some contexts
Since 2008
LGBT employment discriminationNo protectionsSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2008
LGBT housing discriminationNo protectionsNo protections
Since 2008
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
Since 2017
Serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 2000
Legal
Blood donations by MSMsLegalBanned (1-year deferral)
Conversion therapyAmbiguousNot banned
Equal age of consentUnequalEqual
Since 1996
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