Compare LGBT Rights in Burundi & Mozambique

Equality Index ?
18 / 100
53 / 100
Legal Index ?
27 / 100
62 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
10 / 100
44 / 100
Public Opinion
Perceptions of local area as a "good place" for gay and lesbian people
(Gallup, June 21, 2023)
Region not surveyed
36% Good Place
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2014–2016)
10% Tolerate
86% Not tolerate
56% Tolerate
36% Not tolerate
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2016–2018)
Region not surveyed
48% Tolerate
43% Not tolerate
Homosexual activityIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 2009
Since 2015
Same-sex marriageNot legal
Since 2005
Since 2004
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderAmbiguousLegal, surgery not required
Since 2004
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal in some contexts
Since 2001
Illegal in some contexts
Since 2007
LGBT employment discriminationAmbiguous
Since 2001
Sexual orientation only
Since 2007
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 2001
No protections
Since 2007
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlyIllegal
Since 1886
Serving openly in militaryIllegalLesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people banned
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Conversion therapyAmbiguousAmbiguous
Equal age of consentN/AEqual
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