Compare LGBT Rights in Burundi & Switzerland

Equality Index ?
10 / 100
69 / 100
Legal Index ?
10 / 100
75 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
10 / 100
64 / 100
Homosexual activityIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 2009
Legal
Since 1991
Same-sex marriageBanned
Since 2005
Legal
Since 2022
Censorship of LGBT issuesFine as punishmentNo censorship
Right to change legal genderIllegalLegal, no restrictions
Since 2022
Gender-affirming careLegal, but banned for minorsLegal
Since 1995
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationNo protectionsIllegal in some contexts
Since 2020
LGBT employment discriminationNo protectionsNo protections
LGBT housing discriminationNo protectionsNo protections
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlyLegal
Since 2021
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownNot banned
Since 2019
Serving openly in militaryIllegalLesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people banned
Since 1992
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Since 2023
Conversion therapyNot bannedVaries by Region
Since 2024
Equal age of consentN/AEqual
Since 1992
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