Compare LGBT Rights in Egypt & South Sudan

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Public Opinion
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
16% Did not mention homosexuals
84% Mentioned homosexuals
Region not surveyed
"Should society accept homosexuality?" (2013)
(Pew Research Center, June, 2013)
3% Yes
95% No
Region not surveyed
Law
Homosexual activityIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 2011
Same-sex marriageUnrecognizedNot legal
Since 2011
Censorship of LGBT IssuesImprisonment as punishmentNo censorship
Right to change legal genderAmbiguousIllegal
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownUnknown
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1971
No protections
Since 2011
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1971
No protections
Since 2011
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1971
No protections
Since 2011
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryIllegalIllegal
Since 2011
Blood donations by MSMsAmbiguousLegal
Conversion therapyNot bannedAmbiguous
Equal age of consentEqualEqual
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