Compare LGBT Rights in Algeria & Egypt

Public opinion of homosexuality
(Pew Research Center, 2013)
Region not surveyed
3% support
95% against
Equality Index BETA ?
Homosexual activityIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 1966
Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Same-sex marriageNot legal
Since 1966
Not legal
Right to change legal genderIllegalLegal, surgery not required
Same-sex adoptionSingle only
Since 2015
Single only
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1966
No protections
Since 1971
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1966
No protections
Since 1971
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1966
No protections
Since 1971
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryIllegal
Since 1966
Illegal
Equal age of consentUnequal
Since 1966
Equal
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Conversion therapyAmbiguousNot banned
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