Compare LGBT Rights in Burundi & Christmas Island

Equality Index ?
18 / 100
98 / 100
Legal Index ?
27 / 100
98 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
10 / 100
Not enough data
Public Opinion
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2014–2016)
10% Tolerate
86% Not tolerate
Region not surveyed
Homosexual activityIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 2009
Same-sex marriageNot legal
Since 2005
Since 2017
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderAmbiguousLegal, surgery not required
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownUnknown
LGBT discriminationIllegal in some contexts
Since 2001
Since 2013
LGBT employment discriminationAmbiguous
Since 2001
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2013
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 2001
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2013
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlyLegal
Serving openly in militaryIllegalLegal
Blood donations by MSMsLegalBanned (1-year deferral)
Conversion therapyAmbiguousUnknown
Equal age of consentN/AEqual
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