Compare LGBT Rights in Comoros & Tanzania

Equality Index ?
21 / 100
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Public Opinion
Acceptance of Homosexuals as Neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2014–2016)
Region not surveyed
21% Tolerate
78% Not tolerate
Acceptance of Homosexuals as Neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2016–2018)
Region not surveyed
10% Tolerate
85% Not tolerate
Perceived Acceptance of Gay People
(Gallup, 2013)
Region not surveyed
9% Good place
89% Not a good place
Law
Homosexual activityIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 1982
Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 1998
Same-sex marriageUnrecognizedUnrecognized
Since 1971
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderIllegalAmbiguous
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownUnknown
LGBT discriminationNo protectionsNo protections
Since 1977
LGBT employment discriminationNo protectionsNo protections
Since 1977
LGBT housing discriminationNo protectionsNo protections
Since 1977
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlyIllegal
Serving openly in militaryIllegalIllegal
Since 1998
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (indefinite deferral)Legal
Conversion therapyAmbiguousUnknown
Equal age of consentUnequalN/A
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