Compare LGBT Rights in Burkina Faso & South Korea

Equality Index ?
29 / 100
45 / 100
Legal Index ?
52 / 100
48 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
7 / 100
41 / 100
Homosexual activityLegalLegal
Same-sex marriageBanned
Since 1991
Unrecognized
Since 1948
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipState-enforced
Right to change legal genderIllegalLegal, but requires surgery
Gender-affirming careLegal, but banned for minorsLegal
Since 1997
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationUnknownUnknown
LGBT employment discriminationUnknownVaries by Region
LGBT housing discriminationAmbiguous
Since 1991
Varies by Region
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlyIllegal
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownUnknown
Serving openly in militaryLesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people bannedIllegal
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 1996
Equal
Full DetailsFull Details

Full details about each issue can be found on each region's page. Data missing from the above chart? You can help! Sign up or log in to contribute information to Equaldex!

Share This Comparison