Compare LGBT Rights in Antarctica & Botswana

Equality Index ?
100 / 100
50 / 100
Legal Index ?
100 / 100
65 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?Not enough data
35 / 100
Law
Homosexual activityLegalLegal
Since 2019
Same-sex marriageVaries by Region
Since 2016
Unrecognized
Since 1964
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderN/ALegal, no restrictions
Since 2017
Legal recognition of non-binary genderRecognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationN/AIllegal
Since 2019
LGBT employment discriminationN/ASexual orientation only
Since 2010
LGBT housing discriminationN/ANo protections
Same-sex adoptionN/ASingle only
Serving openly in militaryN/ALesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people banned
Since 2010
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Conversion therapyN/ANot banned
Since 2016
Equal age of consentEqualEqual
Public Opinion
Perceptions of local area as a "good place" for gay and lesbian people
(Gallup, June 21, 2023)
Region not surveyed
31% Good Place
0%
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2016–2018)
Region not surveyed
36% Tolerate
57% Not tolerate
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2014–2016)
Region not surveyed
43% Tolerate
56% Not tolerate
Perceptions of local area as a "good place" for gay and lesbian people
(Gallup, 2013)
Region not surveyed
23% Good place
73% Not a good place
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