Compare LGBT Rights in Burundi & New Caledonia

Equality Index ?
10 / 100
93 / 100
Legal Index ?
9 / 100
93 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
10 / 100
Not enough data
Law
Homosexual activityIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 2009
Legal
Since 1791
Same-sex marriageBanned
Since 2005
Legal
Since 2013
Censorship of LGBT IssuesFine as punishmentNo censorship
Right to change legal genderIllegalLegal, no restrictions
Since 2018
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationNo protectionsIllegal
Since 2005
LGBT employment discriminationNo protectionsSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2005
LGBT housing discriminationNo protectionsSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2005
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlyLegal
Since 2013
Serving openly in militaryIllegalLegal
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Conversion therapyNot bannedBanned
Since 2022
Equal age of consentN/AEqual
Since 1984
Public Opinion
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2014–2016)
10% Tolerate
86% Not tolerate
Region not surveyed
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