Compare LGBT Rights in Central African Republic & Sao Tome and Principe

Equality Index ?
45 / 100
53 / 100
Legal Index ?
45 / 100
64 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?Not enough data
43 / 100
Public Opinion
Acceptance of Homosexuals as Neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2014–2016)
Region not surveyed
45% Tolerate
51% Not tolerate
Acceptance of Homosexuals as Neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2016–2018)
Region not surveyed
40% Tolerate
59% Not tolerate
Homosexual activityLegalLegal
Since 2012
Same-sex marriageNot legal
Since 2016
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderIllegalAmbiguous
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownUnknown
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 2003
Illegal in some contexts
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 2003
Sexual orientation only
Since 2019
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 2003
No protections
Same-sex adoptionSingle only
Since 2017
Single only
Serving openly in militaryAmbiguous
Since 2003
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (indefinite deferral)Legal
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentEqualEqual
Since 2012
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