Compare LGBT Rights in Egypt & Sudan

Public opinion of homosexuality
(Pew Research Center, 2013)
3% support
95% against
Region not surveyed
Equality Index BETA ?
Homosexual activityIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)Illegal (up to life in prison as punishment)
Since 1991
Same-sex marriageNot legalNot legal
Since 1991
Right to change legal genderLegal, surgery not requiredAmbiguous
Since 2017
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
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
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryIllegalLegal
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Equal age of consentEqualEqual
Conversion therapyNot bannedAmbiguous
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