Compare LGBT Rights in Benin & Egypt

Equality Index ?
31 / 100
12 / 100
Legal Index ?
44 / 100
7 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
18 / 100
16 / 100
Homosexual activityLegalAmbiguous
Since 2000
Same-sex marriageUnrecognized
Since 1900
Banned
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipImprisonment as punishment
Right to change legal genderIllegalLegal, but requires surgery
Gender-affirming careLegal, but banned for minorsRestricted
Since 2003
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1900
No protections
Since 1971
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1900
No protections
Since 1971
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1900
No protections
Since 1971
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlyIllegal
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownUnknown
Serving openly in militaryLesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people bannedIllegal
Blood donations by MSMsLegalUnknown
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentUnequalUnknown
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