Compare LGBT Rights in Comoros & Zambia

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Public Opinion
Acceptance of Homosexuals as Neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2014–2016)
Region not surveyed
6% Tolerate
92% Not tolerate
Acceptance of Homosexuals as Neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2016–2018)
Region not surveyed
4% Tolerate
95% Not tolerate
Perceived Acceptance of Gay People
(Gallup, 2013)
Region not surveyed
10% Good place
87% Not a good place
Law
Homosexual activityIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 1982
Illegal (up to life in prison as punishment)
Since 1931
Same-sex marriageUnrecognizedNot legal
Since 2010
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderIllegalUnknown
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownUnknown
LGBT discriminationNo protectionsNo protections
Since 1931
LGBT employment discriminationNo protectionsSexual orientation only
LGBT housing discriminationNo protectionsAmbiguous
Since 1931
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlyIllegal
Serving openly in militaryIllegalDon't Ask, Don't Tell
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (indefinite deferral)Legal
Conversion therapyAmbiguousAmbiguous
Equal age of consentN/AN/A
Since 2005
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