Compare LGBT Rights in Burkina Faso & Togo

Equality Index ?
29 / 100
15 / 100
Legal Index ?
52 / 100
16 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
7 / 100
14 / 100
Homosexual activityLegalIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 1980
Same-sex marriageBanned
Since 1991
Since 1980
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderIllegalIllegal
Gender-affirming careLegal, but banned for minorsAmbiguous
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationUnknownNo protections
Since 1980
LGBT employment discriminationUnknownNo protections
Since 1980
LGBT housing discriminationAmbiguous
Since 1991
No protections
Since 1980
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
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
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