Compare LGBT Rights in Burundi & Kuwait

Equality Index ?
18 / 100
15 / 100
Legal Index ?
27 / 100
15 / 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
Law
Homosexual activityIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 2009
Illegal (other penalty)
Since 1960
Same-sex marriageNot legal
Since 2005
Unrecognized
Since 1960
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipState-enforced
Since 2022
Right to change legal genderAmbiguousN/A
Since 2022
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal in some contexts
Since 2001
No protections
Since 1960
LGBT employment discriminationAmbiguous
Since 2001
No protections
Since 1960
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 2001
No protections
Since 1960
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
Serving openly in militaryIllegalIllegal
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Conversion therapyAmbiguousNot banned
Equal age of consentN/AN/A
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