Compare LGBT Rights in Benin & Fiji

Equality Index ?
32 / 100
51 / 100
Legal Index ?
45 / 100
51 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
19 / 100
Not enough data
Law
Homosexual activityLegalLegal
Since 2010
Same-sex marriageUnrecognized
Since 1900
Banned
Since 2002
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderIllegalIllegal
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1900
Illegal
Since 2009
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1900
Sexual orientation only
Since 2007
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1900
No protections
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlyIllegal
Serving openly in militaryLesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people bannedAmbiguous
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Conversion therapyNot bannedSexual orientation only
Since 2010
Equal age of consentUnequalEqual
Since 2010
Public Opinion
Perceptions of local area as a "good place" for gay and lesbian people
(Gallup, June 21, 2023)
20% Good Place
0%
Region not surveyed
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2016–2018)
22% Tolerate
77% Not tolerate
Region not surveyed
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2014–2016)
17% Tolerate
80% Not tolerate
Region not surveyed
Perceptions of local area as a "good place" for gay and lesbian people
(Gallup, 2013)
4% Good place
91% Not a good place
Region not surveyed
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