Compare LGBT Rights in Burundi & Nepal

Equality Index ?
18 / 100
70 / 100
Legal Index ?
27 / 100
79 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
10 / 100
61 / 100
Public Opinion
Perceptions of local area as a "good place" for gay and lesbian people
(Gallup, June 21, 2023)
Region not surveyed
86% Good Place
0%
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2014–2016)
10% Tolerate
86% Not tolerate
Region not surveyed
Perceptions of local area as a "good place" for gay and lesbian people
(Gallup, 2013)
Region not surveyed
52% Good place
28% Not a good place
Law
Homosexual activityIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 2009
Legal
Since 2007
Same-sex marriageNot legal
Since 2005
Other type of partnership
Since 2023
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderAmbiguousLegal, but requires medical diagnosis
Since 2007
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownRecognized
Since 2013
LGBT discriminationIllegal in some contexts
Since 2001
Illegal
Since 2015
LGBT employment discriminationAmbiguous
Since 2001
Sexual orientation only
Since 2015
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 2001
Sexual orientation only
Since 2015
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
Since 2017
Serving openly in militaryIllegalLegal
Since 2007
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Conversion therapyAmbiguousNot banned
Since 2015
Equal age of consentN/AEqual
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