Compare LGBT Rights in Bahamas & Eswatini

Equality Index ?
32 / 100
26 / 100
Legal Index ?
52 / 100
29 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
11 / 100
22 / 100
Public Opinion
Perceptions of local area as a "good place" for gay and lesbian people
(Gallup, June 21, 2023)
Region not surveyed
22% Good Place
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2014–2016)
Region not surveyed
26% Tolerate
74% Not tolerate
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2016–2018)
Region not surveyed
18% Tolerate
81% Not tolerate
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1991
Male illegal, female legal
Since 2004
Same-sex marriageNot legalNot legal
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderIllegalAmbiguous
Since 2017
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedUnknown
LGBT discriminationIllegal in some contextsNo protections
Since 1907
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation onlyNo protections
Since 1907
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation onlyNo protections
Since 1907
Same-sex adoptionSingle only
Since 2017
Single only
Since 1968
Serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 1998
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Conversion therapyNot bannedAmbiguous
Equal age of consentUnequalEqual
Since 2015
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