Compare LGBT Rights in Burkina Faso & Libya

Equality Index ?
29 / 100
13 / 100
Legal Index ?
52 / 100
7 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
7 / 100
19 / 100
Homosexual activityLegalIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 1953
Same-sex marriageBanned
Since 1991
Banned
Since 1953
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipImprisonment as punishment
Right to change legal genderIllegalIllegal
Gender-affirming careLegal, but banned for minorsLegal
Since 2016
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
Since 1951
LGBT discriminationUnknownNo protections
Since 1951
LGBT employment discriminationUnknownNo protections
Since 1951
LGBT housing discriminationAmbiguous
Since 1991
No protections
Since 1951
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlyIllegal
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownUnknown
Serving openly in militaryLesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people bannedIllegal
Since 1953
Blood donations by MSMsLegalBanned (indefinite deferral)
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 1996
N/A
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