Compare LGBT Rights in Burundi & India

Equality Index ?
10 / 100
60 / 100
Legal Index ?
10 / 100
65 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
10 / 100
54 / 100
Homosexual activityIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 2009
Since 2018
Same-sex marriageBanned
Since 2005
Unregistered cohabitation
Since 2023
Censorship of LGBT issuesFine as punishmentNo censorship
Right to change legal genderIllegalLegal, but requires surgery
Since 2019
Gender-affirming careLegal, but banned for minorsLegal
Since 2019
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedRecognized
Since 2014
LGBT discriminationNo protectionsIllegal in some contexts
LGBT employment discriminationNo protectionsGender identity only
Since 2020
LGBT housing discriminationNo protectionsGender identity only
Since 2020
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownVaries by Region
Since 2019
Serving openly in militaryIllegalIllegal
Blood donations by MSMsLegalBanned (indefinite deferral)
Since 2017
Conversion therapyNot bannedVaries by Region
Since 2022
Equal age of consentN/AEqual
Since 2018
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