Compare LGBT Rights in Bahrain & Burkina Faso

Equality Index ?
36 / 100
31 / 100
Legal Index ?
31 / 100
52 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
42 / 100
9 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1976
Legal
Same-sex marriageBannedBanned
Since 1991
Censorship of LGBT issuesImprisonment as punishment
Since 1976
No censorship
Right to change legal genderIllegal
Since 2014
Illegal
Gender-affirming careLegal
Since 1997
Legal, but banned for minors
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1976
Unknown
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1976
Unknown
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1976
Ambiguous
Since 1991
Same-sex adoptionIllegalSingle only
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownUnknown
Serving openly in militaryUnknownLesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people banned
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (indefinite deferral)Legal
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentUnknownEqual
Since 1996
Full DetailsFull Details

Full details about each issue can be found on each region's page. Data missing from the above chart? You can help! Sign up or log in to contribute information to Equaldex!

Share This Comparison