Compare LGBT Rights in Burkina Faso & Iraq

Equality Index ?
29 / 100
13 / 100
Legal Index ?
52 / 100
4 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
7 / 100
22 / 100
Homosexual activityLegalIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 2024
Same-sex marriageBanned
Since 1991
Unrecognized
Since 2003
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipImprisonment as punishment
Right to change legal genderIllegalIllegal
Since 2024
Gender-affirming careLegal, but banned for minorsBanned
Since 2024
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedUnknown
LGBT discriminationUnknownNo protections
LGBT employment discriminationUnknownNo protections
LGBT housing discriminationAmbiguous
Since 1991
No protections
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlyIllegal
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownUnknown
Serving openly in militaryLesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people bannedIllegal
Since 2007
Blood donations by MSMsLegalUnknown
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 1996
N/A
Since 2024
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