Compare LGBT Rights in Aruba & Cameroon

Equality Index ?
64 / 100
9 / 100
Legal Index ?
64 / 100
6 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?Not enough data
11 / 100
Law
Homosexual activityLegalIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 1967
Same-sex marriageLegal
Since 2010
Banned
Since 1967
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipState-enforced
Since 2016
Right to change legal genderIllegalIllegal
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 onlyIllegal
Serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 1974
Illegal
Blood donations by MSMsLegalUnknown
Conversion therapyAmbiguousNot banned
Equal age of consentEqualN/A
Public Opinion
Perceptions of local area as a "good place" for gay and lesbian people
(Gallup, June 21, 2023)
Region not surveyed
12% Good Place
0%
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2014–2016)
Region not surveyed
11% Tolerate
86% Not tolerate
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2016–2018)
Region not surveyed
8% Tolerate
91% Not tolerate
Perceptions of local area as a "good place" for gay and lesbian people
(Gallup, 2013)
Region not surveyed
8% Good place
84% Not a good place
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