Compare LGBT Rights in British Indian Ocean Territory & Kenya

Equality Index ?
96 / 100
23 / 100
Public Opinion
"Should society accept homosexuality?" (2019)
(Pew Research Center, May–October, 2019)
Region not surveyed
14% Yes
83% No
Acceptance of Homosexuals as Neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2014–2016)
Region not surveyed
14% Tolerate
84% Not tolerate
Acceptance of Homosexuals as Neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2016–2018)
Region not surveyed
9% Tolerate
86% Not tolerate
"Should society accept homosexuality?" (2013)
(Pew Research Center, June, 2013)
Region not surveyed
8% Yes
90% No
Perceived Acceptance of Gay People
(Gallup, 2013)
Region not surveyed
11% Good place
83% Not a good place
Law
Homosexual activityLegalIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 1930
Same-sex marriageLegalNot legal
Since 1902
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, surgery not requiredLegal, surgery not required
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownUnknown
LGBT discriminationIllegalNo protections
Since 1930
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2003
Ambiguous
Since 1930
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2003
No protections
Since 1930
Same-sex adoptionLegalIllegal
Since 2002
Serving openly in militaryN/A
Since 1966
Illegal
Blood donations by MSMsAmbiguousLegal
Conversion therapyNot bannedAmbiguous
Equal age of consentEqualN/A
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