Compare LGBT Rights in Bahrain & Cape Verde

Equality Index ?
36 / 100
65 / 100
Legal Index ?
31 / 100
54 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
42 / 100
77 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1976
Since 2004
Same-sex marriageBannedUnrecognized
Censorship of LGBT issuesImprisonment as punishment
Since 1976
No censorship
Right to change legal genderIllegal
Since 2014
Gender-affirming careLegal
Since 1997
Since 2011
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1976
Illegal in some contexts
Since 2007
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1976
Sexual orientation only
Since 2008
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1976
Sexual orientation only
Since 2019
Same-sex adoptionIllegalSingle only
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownUnknown
Serving openly in militaryUnknownAmbiguous
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (indefinite deferral)Ambiguous
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentUnknownEqual
Since 2004
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