Compare LGBT Rights in Bahamas & Namibia

Equality Index ?
32 / 100
39 / 100
Legal Index ?
52 / 100
43 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
11 / 100
35 / 100
Public Opinion
Perceptions of local area as a "good place" for gay and lesbian people
(Gallup, June 21, 2023)
Region not surveyed
28% Good Place
0%
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2014–2016)
Region not surveyed
55% Tolerate
44% Not tolerate
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2016–2018)
Region not surveyed
54% Tolerate
44% Not tolerate
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1991
Male illegal, female legal
Same-sex marriageNot legalForeign same-sex marriages recognized only
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderIllegalLegal, but requires surgery
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedUnknown
LGBT discriminationIllegal in some contextsIllegal in some contexts
Since 2021
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation onlySexual orientation only
Since 2021
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation onlySexual orientation only
Since 2021
Same-sex adoptionSingle only
Since 2017
Ambiguous
Serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 1998
Illegal
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentUnequalEqual
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