Compare LGBT Rights in Florida & Mississippi

Equality Index ?
64 / 100
62 / 100
Legal Index ?
66 / 100
73 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
62 / 100
51 / 100
Public Opinion
Support for LGBT protections by US state
(PRRI, 2018)
68% Favor
0%
59% Favor
0%
Opposition of religiously based refusals to serve gay and lesbian people
(PRRI, 2018)
57% Oppose
0%
53% Oppose
0%
Support of same-sex marriage by US state
(Pew Research, 2014)
53% Favor
38% Oppose
31% Favor
61% Oppose
Support of homosexuality by US state
(Pew Research, 2014)
64% Support
28% Oppose
40% Support
54% Oppose
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2003
Legal
Since 2003
Same-sex marriageLegal
Since 2014
Legal
Since 2015
Censorship of LGBT IssuesState-enforced
Since 2022
State-enforced
Since 2022
Right to change legal genderIllegal
Since 2024
Legal, no restrictions
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal in some contexts
Since 2009
No protections
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2020
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2020
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 2014
No protections
Same-sex adoptionLegal
Since 2018
Legal
Since 2016
Serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 2011
Legal
Since 2011
Blood donations by MSMsLegal
Since 2023
Legal
Since 2023
Conversion therapyNot banned
Since 2020
Not banned
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 2010
Equal
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