Compare LGBT Rights in Burundi & Saint Helena

Equality Index ?
18 / 100
98 / 100
Legal Index ?
27 / 100
98 / 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
Homosexual activityIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 2009
Since 2001
Same-sex marriageNot legal
Since 2005
Since 2017
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderAmbiguousLegal, surgery not required
Since 2016
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownUnknown
LGBT discriminationIllegal in some contexts
Since 2001
Since 2009
LGBT employment discriminationAmbiguous
Since 2001
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2009
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 2001
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2009
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlyLegal
Serving openly in militaryIllegalN/A
Since 2000
Blood donations by MSMsLegalBanned (3-month deferral)
Conversion therapyAmbiguousAmbiguous
Equal age of consentN/AEqual
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