Compare LGBT Rights in Marshall Islands & United States Minor Outlying Islands

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66 / 100
98 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2005
Same-sex marriageUnrecognizedLegal
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipUnknown
Right to change legal genderAmbiguousLegal, surgery not required
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownUnknown
LGBT discriminationIllegal in some contextsIllegal
LGBT employment discriminationAmbiguousSexual orientation and gender identity
LGBT housing discriminationNo protectionsSexual orientation and gender identity
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlyLegal
Serving openly in militaryN/ALegal
Since 2011
Blood donations by MSMsLegalBanned (3-month deferral)
Since 2020
Conversion therapyAmbiguousBanned
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 2005
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