Compare LGBT Rights in Burundi & Kenya

Equality Index ?
26 / 100
23 / 100
Public Opinion
"Should society accept homosexuality?" (2019)
(Pew Research Center, May–October, 2019)
Region not surveyed
14% Yes
83% No
Acceptance of Homosexuals as Neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2014–2016)
10% Tolerate
86% Not tolerate
14% Tolerate
84% Not tolerate
Acceptance of Homosexuals as Neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2016–2018)
Region not surveyed
9% Tolerate
86% Not tolerate
"Should society accept homosexuality?" (2013)
(Pew Research Center, June, 2013)
Region not surveyed
8% Yes
90% No
Perceived Acceptance of Gay People
(Gallup, 2013)
Region not surveyed
11% Good place
83% Not a good place
Law
Homosexual activityIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 2009
Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 1930
Same-sex marriageUnrecognized
Since 2005
Not legal
Since 1902
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
No protections
Since 1930
LGBT employment discriminationAmbiguous
Since 2001
Ambiguous
Since 1930
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 2001
No protections
Since 1930
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlyIllegal
Since 2002
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryLegalIllegal
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Conversion therapyAmbiguousAmbiguous
Equal age of consentEqualN/A
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