Compare LGBT Rights in Djibouti & Malawi

Equality Index ?
68 / 100
22 / 100
Public Opinion
Acceptance of Homosexuals as Neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2014–2016)
Region not surveyed
6% Tolerate
94% Not tolerate
Acceptance of Homosexuals as Neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2016–2018)
Region not surveyed
5% Tolerate
94% Not tolerate
Perceived Acceptance of Gay People
(Gallup, 2013)
Region not surveyed
3% Good place
96% Not a good place
Law
Homosexual activityLegalIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 1930
Same-sex marriageUnrecognizedUnrecognized
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderAmbiguousIllegal
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownUnknown
LGBT discriminationIllegal in some contextsIllegal in some contexts
LGBT employment discriminationAmbiguousAmbiguous
LGBT housing discriminationNo protectionsAmbiguous
Same-sex adoptionSingle only
Since 2017
Single only
Serving openly in militaryLegalLegal
Blood donations by MSMsLegal
Since 2011
Legal
Conversion therapyAmbiguousAmbiguous
Equal age of consentEqualEqual
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