Compare LGBT Rights in Algeria & Nigeria

Equality Index ?
13 / 100
5 / 100
Legal Index ?
3 / 100
3 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
22 / 100
8 / 100
Homosexual activityIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 1966
Illegal (death penalty as punishment)
Since 1916
Same-sex marriageBanned
Since 1966
Since 2014
Censorship of LGBT issuesImprisonment as punishmentImprisonment as punishment
Right to change legal genderIllegalIllegal
Gender-affirming careBannedRestricted
Since 1992
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationNo protectionsNo protections
Since 1999
LGBT employment discriminationNo protectionsNo protections
Since 1999
LGBT housing discriminationNo protectionsNo protections
Since 1999
Same-sex adoptionSingle only
Since 1966
Single only
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownUnknown
Serving openly in militaryIllegal
Since 1966
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (indefinite deferral)Ambiguous
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentN/A
Since 1966
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