Home, Asia, Europe, North America, Latin America and Caribbean, Oceania, News, Sitemap
loading map..

UNITED STATES

Male to Male relationships: Legal
Punishments for male to male relationships: No law
Female to Female Relationships: Legal
Age of consent: Equal for heterosexuals and homosexuals
Marriage and Substitutes for Marriage: Marriage laws vary in this country depending on area
Is it possible to change your gender on official documents?: Only in some areas
Gay or lesbian able to serve in the armed forces: Yes

Your Views

Are you LGBTI? We want to hear from you! Help us inform other users of the site with your views on this country. Below is a random question about this country. If it is relevant to you please answer it.

Is your healthcare affected by your sexual orientation or gender identity in UNITED STATES?

The majority of people visiting this site have said No, my healthcare is the same

Yes, it is more expensive (14%) Yes, I was dropped from my insurance plan (4%) My coverage is different because of my sexual orientation (14%) No, my healthcare is the same (66%)

The Your Stories section is all about you! Please take a minute to tell visitors of the ILGA website about what LGBTI life is like in reality. Please submit your personal story and share your experience!

YOUR STORIES
Post a new story to this section

Readers Experiences

This is what people are saying about life for LGBTI people in UNITED STATES...
Saida (user currently living in HUNGARY) posted for readers in response to this story on 09/10/2013
link
by law some with hiv do not have to tell any one they have it . but they sould use glove. as bing a firefighter and emt when i have to work on some they do not have to tell me they have it so and it very very had to get from some one from ever day tnhgis. if you want to know more one sould look on the web or talk with your dc about hiv and we sould not put some down for having it keep then from geting a job.
view entire thread
Saida (user currently living in HUNGARY) posted for readers in response to this story on 09/10/2013
link
by law some with hiv do not have to tell any one they have it . but they sould use glove. as bing a firefighter and emt when i have to work on some they do not have to tell me they have it so and it very very had to get from some one from ever day tnhgis. if you want to know more one sould look on the web or talk with your dc about hiv and we sould not put some down for having it keep then from geting a job.
view entire thread
Bookmark and Share