Compare LGBT Rights in Burundi

Equality Index ?
26 / 100
Public Opinion
Acceptance of Homosexuals as Neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2014–2016)
10% Tolerate
86% Not tolerate
Law
Homosexual activityIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 2009
Same-sex marriageUnrecognized
Since 2005
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorship
Right to change legal genderAmbiguous
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknown
LGBT discriminationIllegal in some contexts
Since 2001
LGBT employment discriminationAmbiguous
Since 2001
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 2001
Same-sex adoptionSingle only
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryLegal
Blood donations by MSMsLegal
Conversion therapyAmbiguous
Equal age of consentEqual
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