Compare LGBT Rights in Democratic Republic of the Congo & Republic of the Congo

Equality Index ?
52 / 100
34 / 100
Public Opinion
Perceived Acceptance of Gay People
(Gallup, 2013)
Region not surveyed
11% Good place
76% Not a good place
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1940
Legal
Same-sex marriageNot legal
Since 2006
Unrecognized
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderIllegalAmbiguous
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownUnknown
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1960
No protections
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1960
No protections
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1960
No protections
Same-sex adoptionSingle only
Since 2017
Single only
Serving openly in militaryLegalLegal
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Conversion therapyAmbiguousAmbiguous
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 2006
Unequal
Since 1947
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