Compare LGBT Rights in Cameroon & Central African Republic

Equality Index ?
18 / 100
55 / 100
Legal Index ?
26 / 100
55 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
9 / 100
Not enough data
Public Opinion
Acceptance of Homosexuals as Neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2014–2016)
11% Tolerate
86% Not tolerate
Region not surveyed
Acceptance of Homosexuals as Neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2016–2018)
8% Tolerate
91% Not tolerate
Region not surveyed
Perceived Acceptance of Gay People
(Gallup, 2013)
8% Good place
84% Not a good place
Region not surveyed
Law
Homosexual activityIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 1967
Legal
Same-sex marriageNot legal
Since 1967
Not legal
Since 2016
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderAmbiguousAmbiguous
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownUnknown
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1972
No protections
Since 2003
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1972
No protections
Since 2003
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1972
No protections
Since 2003
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
Since 2017
Serving openly in militaryIllegalAmbiguous
Since 2003
Blood donations by MSMsLegalUnknown
Conversion therapyAmbiguousAmbiguous
Equal age of consentN/AEqual
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