Compare LGBT Rights in Burkina Faso & South Africa

Equality Index ?
29 / 100
71 / 100
Legal Index ?
52 / 100
84 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
7 / 100
58 / 100
Homosexual activityLegalLegal
Since 1998
Same-sex marriageBanned
Since 1991
Legal
Since 2006
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderIllegalLegal, but requires medical diagnosis
Since 2004
Gender-affirming careLegal, but banned for minorsLegal
Since 1996
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationUnknownIllegal
Since 1996
LGBT employment discriminationUnknownSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1996
LGBT housing discriminationAmbiguous
Since 1991
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1996
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlyLegal
Since 2010
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownNot banned
Serving openly in militaryLesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people bannedLegal
Since 1996
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Since 2014
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 1996
Equal
Since 2007
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