Compare LGBT Rights in Benin & Guinea

Equality Index ?
35 / 100
19 / 100
Public Opinion
Acceptance of Homosexuals as Neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2016–2018)
22% Tolerate
77% Not tolerate
7% Tolerate
93% Not tolerate
Acceptance of Homosexuals as Neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2014–2016)
17% Tolerate
80% Not tolerate
4% Tolerate
95% Not tolerate
Perceived Acceptance of Gay People
(Gallup, 2013)
4% Good place
91% Not a good place
6% Good place
89% Not a good place
Law
Homosexual activityLegalIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 2016
Same-sex marriageNot legal
Since 1900
Not legal
Since 1988
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderN/AAmbiguous
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownUnknown
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1900
No protections
Since 1988
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1900
No protections
Since 1988
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1900
No protections
Since 1988
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
Serving openly in militaryLegalLegal
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Conversion therapyAmbiguousAmbiguous
Equal age of consentUnequalEqual
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