Compare LGBT Rights in British Indian Ocean Territory & Kenya

Public opinion of homosexuality
(Pew Research Center, 2013)
Region not surveyed
8% support
90% against
Equality Index BETA ?
Homosexual activityLegalIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 1930
Same-sex marriageLegalNot legal
Since 1902
Right to change legal genderLegal, surgery not requiredLegal, surgery not required
Same-sex adoptionLegalIllegal
Since 2002
LGBT discriminationIllegalNo protections
Since 1930
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2003
No protections
Since 1930
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2003
Ambiguous
Since 1930
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryN/AIllegal
Equal age of consentEqualN/A
Blood donations by MSMsAmbiguousLegal
Conversion therapyAmbiguousAmbiguous
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