Compare LGBT Rights in Burkina Faso & Vietnam

Equality Index ?
29 / 100
54 / 100
Legal Index ?
49 / 100
58 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
9 / 100
49 / 100
Homosexual activityLegalLegal
Same-sex marriageBanned
Since 1991
Since 2013
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderIllegalLegal, but requires surgery
Since 2017
Gender-affirming careLegal, but banned for minorsLegal
Since 2008
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationUnknownIllegal in some contexts
Since 1992
LGBT employment discriminationUnknownNo protections
Since 1992
LGBT housing discriminationAmbiguous
Since 1991
Gender identity only
Since 1992
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
Since 2000
Intersex infant surgeryNot bannedNot banned
Serving openly in militaryLesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people bannedLegal
Since 1992
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Conversion therapyNot bannedBanned
Since 2022
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 1996
Since 1999
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