Compare LGBT Rights in Egypt & Libya

Public opinion of homosexuality
(Pew Research Center, 2013)
3% support
95% against
Region not surveyed
Equality Index BETA ?
Homosexual activityIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 1953
Same-sex marriageNot legalNot legal
Since 1953
Right to change legal genderLegal, surgery not requiredAmbiguous
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
Since 2017
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1971
No protections
Since 1951
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1971
No protections
Since 1951
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1971
No protections
Since 1951
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryIllegalIllegal
Since 1953
Equal age of consentEqualEqual
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Conversion therapyNot bannedAmbiguous
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