Compare LGBT Rights in Cameroon & Chad

Equality Index ?
10 / 100
18 / 100
Legal Index ?
8 / 100
24 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
11 / 100
12 / 100
Public Opinion
Perceptions of local area as a "good place" for gay and lesbian people
(Gallup, June 21, 2023)
12% Good Place
0%
13% Good Place
0%
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
Perceptions of local area as a "good place" for gay and lesbian people
(Gallup, 2013)
8% Good place
84% Not a good place
3% Good place
94% Not a good place
Law
Homosexual activityIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 1967
Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 2017
Same-sex marriageNot legal
Since 1967
Not legal
Since 2017
Censorship of LGBT IssuesState-enforced
Since 2016
No censorship
Right to change legal genderIllegalAmbiguous
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedUnknown
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1972
Illegal in some contexts
Since 2017
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1972
No protections
Since 2018
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1972
No protections
Since 1958
Same-sex adoptionIllegalSingle only
Serving openly in militaryIllegalIllegal
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentN/AN/A
Since 2017
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