Compare LGBT Rights in Côte d’Ivoire & Ghana

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33 / 100
19 / 100
Public Opinion
Acceptance of Homosexuals as Neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2014–2016)
18% Tolerate
81% Not tolerate
11% Tolerate
89% Not tolerate
Acceptance of Homosexuals as Neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2016–2018)
18% Tolerate
79% Not tolerate
7% Tolerate
93% Not tolerate
"Should society accept homosexuality?" (2013)
(Pew Research Center, June, 2013)
Region not surveyed
3% Yes
96% No
Perceived Acceptance of Gay People
(Gallup, 2013)
4% Good place
90% Not a good place
3% Good place
92% Not a good place
Law
Homosexual activityLegalIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 1960
Same-sex marriageUnrecognizedNot legal
Since 1960
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderIllegalAmbiguous
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownUnknown
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 2000
No protections
Since 1960
LGBT employment discriminationN/AAmbiguous
Since 2018
LGBT housing discriminationN/ANo protections
Since 2018
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlyStep-child adoption only
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryDon't Ask, Don't TellLegal
Blood donations by MSMsN/ALegal
Conversion therapyN/ANot banned
Equal age of consentUnequalEqual
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