Compare LGBT Rights in British Indian Ocean Territory & Burundi

Equality Index ?
97 / 100
18 / 100
Legal Index ?
97 / 100
27 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?Not enough data
10 / 100
Public Opinion
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2014–2016)
Region not surveyed
10% Tolerate
86% Not tolerate
Homosexual activityLegalIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 2009
Same-sex marriageLegal
Since 2014
Not legal
Since 2005
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, surgery not requiredAmbiguous
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownUnknown
LGBT discriminationIllegalIllegal in some contexts
Since 2001
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2003
Since 2001
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2003
No protections
Since 2001
Same-sex adoptionLegalSingle only
Serving openly in militaryN/A
Since 1966
Blood donations by MSMsAmbiguousLegal
Conversion therapyNot bannedAmbiguous
Equal age of consentEqualN/A
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