Compare LGBT Rights in Haiti & Puerto Rico

Equality Index ?
33 / 100
78 / 100
Legal Index ?
57 / 100
91 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
10 / 100
65 / 100
Public Opinion
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
Region not surveyed
88% Did not mention homosexuals
13% Mentioned homosexuals
Justifiability of homosexuality
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
Region not surveyed
40% Justifiable
34% Not justifiable
Opinion on same-sex couples as parents
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
Region not surveyed
66% Agree
16% Disagree
Support for same-sex marriage (North and South America)
(AmericasBarometer, 2016-2017)
5% Approve
95% Disapprove
Region not surveyed
Acceptance of Gay People in Public Office (North and South America)
(AmericasBarometer, 2016-2017)
10% Approve
90% Disapprove
Region not surveyed
Perceived Acceptance of Gay People
(Gallup, 2013)
15% Good place
69% Not a good place
Region not surveyed
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1986
Since 2003
Same-sex marriageNot legalLegal
Since 2015
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, surgery not required
Since 2016
Legal, surgery not required
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1987
Since 2013
LGBT employment discriminationAmbiguousSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2013
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1987
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2013
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlyLegal
Since 2018
Serving openly in militaryN/ALegal
Since 2018
Blood donations by MSMsLegalBanned (3-month deferral)
Since 2020
Conversion therapyNot bannedUnknown
Equal age of consentEqualEqual
Since 2004
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