Compare LGBT Rights in Burkina Faso & Cuba

Equality Index ?
34 / 100
78 / 100
Legal Index ?
62 / 100
84 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
7 / 100
73 / 100
Public Opinion
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2016–2018)
8% Tolerate
91% Not tolerate
Region not surveyed
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2014–2016)
5% Tolerate
95% Not tolerate
Region not surveyed
Perceptions of local area as a "good place" for gay and lesbian people
(Gallup, 2013)
5% Good place
94% Not a good place
Region not surveyed
Justifiability of homosexuality
(World Values Survey, 2005-2009)
4% Justifiable
82% Not justifiable
Region not surveyed
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(World Values Survey, 2005-2009)
19% Did not mention homosexuals
81% Mentioned homosexuals
Region not surveyed
Law
Homosexual activityLegalLegal
Since 1979
Same-sex marriageNot legal
Since 1991
Legal
Since 2022
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderAmbiguousLegal, but requires surgery
Since 2008
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal in some contexts
Since 1991
Illegal
Since 2019
LGBT employment discriminationNo protectionsSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2013
LGBT housing discriminationAmbiguous
Since 1991
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2013
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlyLegal
Since 2022
Serving openly in militaryLesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people bannedLegal
Since 1993
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Since 1979
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Since 2013
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 1996
Equal
Since 1979
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