Compare LGBT Rights in Benin & Nigeria

Public opinion of homosexuality
(Pew Research Center, 2013)
Region not surveyed
1% support
98% against
Equality Index BETA ?
Homosexual activityIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 1900
Male illegal, female uncertain
Since 1916
Same-sex marriageNot legal
Since 1900
Not legal
Since 2014
Right to change legal genderLegal, surgery not requiredAmbiguous
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1900
No protections
Since 1999
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1900
No protections
Since 1999
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1900
No protections
Since 1999
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryLegalLegal
Equal age of consentUnequalUnequal
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Conversion therapyAmbiguousAmbiguous
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