Compare LGBT Rights in Isle of Man & United Arab Emirates

Equality Index ?
93 / 100
15 / 100
Legal Index ?
93 / 100
0 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?Not enough data
29 / 100
Public Opinion
Support for same-sex marriage
(ILGA / RIWI, April-June 2014)
Region not surveyed
24% Yes
55% No
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1992
Illegal (death penalty as punishment)
Same-sex marriageLegal
Since 2016
Not legal
Since 1987
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipImprisonment as punishment
Right to change legal genderLegal, surgery not required
Since 2009
Since 2019
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2019
No protections
Since 2018
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2006
No protections
Since 1971
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2019
No protections
Since 1971
Same-sex adoptionLegal
Since 2011
Serving openly in militaryLegalIllegal
Blood donations by MSMsLegal
Since 2023
Banned (indefinite deferral)
Conversion therapyBanned
Since 2021
Not banned
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 2006
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