Compare LGBT Rights in Benin & Nauru

Equality Index ?
30 / 100
47 / 100
Legal Index ?
42 / 100
47 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
17 / 100
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Homosexual activityLegalLegal
Since 2016
Same-sex marriageUnrecognized
Since 1900
Banned
Since 2018
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderIllegalIllegal
Gender-affirming careLegal, but banned for minorsUnknown
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1900
Illegal in some contexts
Since 2016
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1900
No protections
Since 2016
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1900
No protections
Since 2016
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
Intersex infant surgeryNot bannedUnknown
Serving openly in militaryLesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people bannedN/A
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Conversion therapyNot bannedSexual orientation only
Since 2016
Equal age of consentUnequalEqual
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