Compare LGBT Rights in Northern Mariana Islands & United States Minor Outlying Islands

Equality Index ?
90 / 100
98 / 100
Legal Index ?
90 / 100
98 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?Not enough dataNot enough data
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1983
Legal
Same-sex marriageLegalLegal
Censorship of LGBT IssuesUnknownUnknown
Right to change legal genderLegal, but requires surgeryLegal, surgery not required
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownUnknown
LGBT discriminationIllegalIllegal
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identitySexual orientation and gender identity
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identitySexual orientation and gender identity
Same-sex adoptionLegal
Since 2015
Legal
Serving openly in militaryLegalLegal
Since 2011
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (3-month deferral)
Since 2020
Banned (3-month deferral)
Since 2020
Conversion therapyNot bannedBanned
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 1983
Equal
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