Compare LGBT Rights in Angola & Western Sahara

Equality Index ?
60 / 100
21 / 100
Legal Index ?
69 / 100
21 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
51 / 100
Not enough data
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2019
Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 1975
Same-sex marriageUnrecognized
Since 2019
Unrecognized
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderAmbiguousIllegal
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2021
No protections
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2021
No protections
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identityNo protections
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
Serving openly in militaryLesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people bannedIllegal
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentEqualEqual
Public Opinion
Perceptions of local area as a "good place" for gay and lesbian people
(Gallup, 2013)
17% Good place
66% Not a good place
Region not surveyed
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