Compare LGBT Rights in Burkina Faso

Equality Index ?
40 / 100
Public Opinion
Acceptance of Homosexuals as Neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2016–2018)
8% Tolerate
91% Not tolerate
Acceptance of Homosexuals as Neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2014–2016)
5% Tolerate
95% Not tolerate
Perceived Acceptance of Gay People
(Gallup, 2013)
5% Good place
94% Not a good place
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Same-sex marriageUnrecognized
Since 1991
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorship
Right to change legal genderN/A
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknown
LGBT discriminationIllegal in some contexts
Since 1991
LGBT employment discriminationAmbiguous
Since 1991
LGBT housing discriminationAmbiguous
Since 1991
Same-sex adoptionSingle only
Serving openly in militaryLegal
Blood donations by MSMsLegal
Conversion therapyAmbiguous
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 1996
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