Compare LGBT Rights in Egypt & 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
Acceptance of Homosexuals as Neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2016–2018)
Region not surveyed
14% Tolerate
82% Not tolerate
"Should society accept homosexuality?" (2013)
(Pew Research Center, June, 2013)
3% Yes
95% No
Region not surveyed
Law
Homosexual activityIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)Illegal (up to life in prison as punishment)
Since 1991
Same-sex marriageUnrecognizedNot legal
Since 1991
Censorship of LGBT IssuesUnknownNo censorship
Right to change legal genderAmbiguousAmbiguous
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownUnknown
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1971
No protections
Since 1956
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1971
No protections
Since 1956
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1971
No protections
Since 1956
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryIllegalLegal
Blood donations by MSMsAmbiguousUnknown
Conversion therapyNot bannedAmbiguous
Equal age of consentEqualEqual
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