Compare LGBT Rights in Burundi & Turkmenistan

Equality Index ?
18 / 100
12 / 100
Legal Index ?
27 / 100
12 / 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
Male illegal, female legal
Since 1999
Same-sex marriageNot legal
Since 2005
Not legal
Since 1992
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipState-enforced
Since 2022
Right to change legal genderAmbiguousLegal, but requires surgery
Since 1972
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal in some contexts
Since 2001
No protections
Since 1992
LGBT employment discriminationAmbiguous
Since 2001
No protections
Since 1992
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 2001
No protections
Since 1992
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlyIllegal
Serving openly in militaryIllegalIllegal
Blood donations by MSMsLegalN/A
Conversion therapyAmbiguousNot banned
Equal age of consentN/AUnequal
Since 2014
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