Compare LGBT Rights in Bahrain & Mozambique

Equality Index ?
40 / 100
53 / 100
Legal Index ?
38 / 100
62 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
42 / 100
44 / 100
Public Opinion
Perceptions of local area as a "good place" for gay and lesbian people
(Gallup, June 21, 2023)
Region not surveyed
36% Good Place
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2014–2016)
Region not surveyed
56% Tolerate
36% Not tolerate
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2016–2018)
Region not surveyed
48% Tolerate
43% Not tolerate
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1976
Since 2015
Same-sex marriageNot legalUnrecognized
Since 2004
Censorship of LGBT IssuesAmbiguousNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, but requires surgery
Since 2014
Legal, surgery not required
Since 2004
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 2007
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1976
No protections
Since 2007
Same-sex adoptionIllegalIllegal
Since 1886
Serving openly in militaryUnknownLesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people banned
Blood donations by MSMsAmbiguousLegal
Conversion therapyNot bannedAmbiguous
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 1976
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