Compare LGBT Rights in Burkina Faso & Burundi

Equality Index ?
29 / 100
10 / 100
Legal Index ?
52 / 100
10 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
7 / 100
10 / 100
Homosexual activityLegalIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 2009
Same-sex marriageBanned
Since 1991
Banned
Since 2005
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipFine as punishment
Right to change legal genderIllegalIllegal
Gender-affirming careLegal, but banned for minorsLegal, but banned for minors
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationUnknownNo protections
LGBT employment discriminationUnknownNo protections
LGBT housing discriminationAmbiguous
Since 1991
No protections
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownUnknown
Serving openly in militaryLesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people bannedIllegal
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 1996
N/A
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