Compare LGBT Rights in Cameroon & Equatorial Guinea

Equality Index ?
18 / 100
64 / 100
Legal Index ?
26 / 100
64 / 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
Since 1968
Same-sex marriageNot legal
Since 1967
Unrecognized
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderAmbiguousLegal, surgery not required
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownUnknown
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1972
No protections
Since 1968
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1972
No protections
Since 1968
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1972
No protections
Since 1968
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
Serving openly in militaryIllegalLegal
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Conversion therapyAmbiguousAmbiguous
Equal age of consentN/AEqual
Since 1931
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