Compare LGBT Rights in Algeria & Cameroon

Equality Index ?
13 / 100
8 / 100
Legal Index ?
3 / 100
6 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
22 / 100
11 / 100
Homosexual activityIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 1966
Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 1967
Same-sex marriageBanned
Since 1966
Banned
Since 1967
Censorship of LGBT issuesImprisonment as punishmentState-enforced
Since 2016
Right to change legal genderIllegalIllegal
Gender-affirming careBannedBanned
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationNo protectionsNo protections
Since 1972
LGBT employment discriminationNo protectionsNo protections
Since 1972
LGBT housing discriminationNo protectionsNo protections
Since 1972
Same-sex adoptionSingle only
Since 1966
Illegal
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownUnknown
Serving openly in militaryIllegal
Since 1966
Illegal
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (indefinite deferral)Unknown
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentN/A
Since 1966
N/A
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