Compare LGBT Rights in Burundi & Latvia

Equality Index ?
10 / 100
51 / 100
Legal Index ?
10 / 100
63 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
10 / 100
40 / 100
Homosexual activityIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 2009
Legal
Since 1992
Same-sex marriageBanned
Since 2005
Civil unions (limited rights)
Since 2022
Censorship of LGBT issuesFine as punishmentNo censorship
Right to change legal genderIllegalLegal, but requires surgery
Since 2012
Gender-affirming careLegal, but banned for minorsLegal
Since 1996
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationNo protectionsIllegal in some contexts
Since 2006
LGBT employment discriminationNo protectionsSexual orientation only
Since 2006
LGBT housing discriminationNo protectionsNo protections
Since 2006
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownNot banned
Serving openly in militaryIllegalLesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people banned
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Since 2017
Equal age of consentN/AEqual
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