Compare LGBT Rights in Burkina Faso & Uganda

Equality Index ?
29 / 100
14 / 100
Legal Index ?
52 / 100
3 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
7 / 100
25 / 100
Homosexual activityLegalIllegal (death penalty as punishment)
Since 2023
Same-sex marriageBanned
Since 1991
Banned
Since 2023
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipImprisonment as punishment
Since 2023
Right to change legal genderIllegalAmbiguous
Since 2015
Gender-affirming careLegal, but banned for minorsLegal, but banned for minors
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationUnknownNo protections
Since 1904
LGBT employment discriminationUnknownNo protections
LGBT housing discriminationAmbiguous
Since 1991
No protections
Since 1904
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlyIllegal
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownUnknown
Serving openly in militaryLesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people bannedIllegal
Blood donations by MSMsLegalUnknown
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 1996
N/A
Since 2021
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