Compare LGBT Rights in Bahrain & Mauritius

Equality Index ?
40 / 100
58 / 100
Legal Index ?
38 / 100
67 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
42 / 100
49 / 100
Public Opinion
Perceptions of local area as a "good place" for gay and lesbian people
(Gallup, June 21, 2023)
Region not surveyed
48% Good Place
0%
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2014–2016)
Region not surveyed
49% Tolerate
50% Not tolerate
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2016–2018)
Region not surveyed
56% Tolerate
39% Not tolerate
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1976
Legal
Since 2023
Same-sex marriageNot legalUnrecognized
Censorship of LGBT IssuesAmbiguousNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, but requires surgery
Since 2014
Illegal
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedUnknown
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1976
Illegal
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1976
Sexual orientation only
Since 2008
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1976
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Same-sex adoptionIllegalSingle only
Serving openly in militaryUnknownN/A
Blood donations by MSMsAmbiguousLegal
Conversion therapyNot bannedBanned
Since 2017
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 1976
Equal
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