Compare LGBT Rights in Burkina Faso & Mali

Equality Index ?
40 / 100
34 / 100
Public Opinion
Acceptance of Homosexuals as Neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2016–2018)
8% Tolerate
91% Not tolerate
11% Tolerate
89% Not tolerate
Acceptance of Homosexuals as Neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2014–2016)
5% Tolerate
95% Not tolerate
10% Tolerate
90% Not tolerate
Perceived Acceptance of Gay People
(Gallup, 2013)
5% Good place
94% Not a good place
2% Good place
95% Not a good place
Law
Homosexual activityLegalLegal
Since 1961
Same-sex marriageUnrecognized
Since 1991
Unrecognized
Since 2011
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderN/AAmbiguous
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownUnknown
LGBT discriminationIllegal in some contexts
Since 1991
No protections
Since 1960
LGBT employment discriminationAmbiguous
Since 1991
No protections
Since 1960
LGBT housing discriminationAmbiguous
Since 1991
No protections
Since 1960
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
Since 2011
Serving openly in militaryLegalLegal
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Conversion therapyAmbiguousAmbiguous
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 1996
Equal
Since 1961
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