Compare LGBT Rights in Eritrea & Tanzania

Equality Index ?
9 / 100
12 / 100
Legal Index ?
9 / 100
7 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?Not enough data
17 / 100
Public Opinion
Perceptions of local area as a "good place" for gay and lesbian people
(Gallup, June 21, 2023)
Region not surveyed
19% Good Place
0%
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2014–2016)
Region not surveyed
21% Tolerate
78% Not tolerate
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2016–2018)
Region not surveyed
10% Tolerate
85% Not tolerate
Perceptions of local area as a "good place" for gay and lesbian people
(Gallup, 2013)
Region not surveyed
9% Good place
89% Not a good place
Justifiability of homosexuality
(World Values Survey, 2000-2004)
Region not surveyed
1% Justifiable
97% Not justifiable
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(World Values Survey, 2000-2004)
Region not surveyed
26% Did not mention homosexuals
74% Mentioned homosexuals
Law
Homosexual activityIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 1957
Illegal (up to life in prison as punishment)
Since 1998
Same-sex marriageNot legal
Since 1957
Not legal
Since 1971
Censorship of LGBT IssuesState-enforcedState-enforced
Right to change legal genderAmbiguousIllegal
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1957
No protections
Since 1977
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1957
No protections
Since 1977
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1957
No protections
Since 1977
Same-sex adoptionSingle only
Since 2010
Illegal
Serving openly in militaryIllegal
Since 1957
Illegal
Since 1998
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (indefinite deferral)
Since 1957
Legal
Conversion therapyNot bannedUnknown
Equal age of consentN/A
Since 1957
N/A
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