Compare LGBT Rights in Gabon

Equality Index ?
44 / 100
Public Opinion
Acceptance of Homosexuals as Neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2014–2016)
17% Tolerate
83% Not tolerate
Acceptance of Homosexuals as Neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2016–2018)
20% Tolerate
79% Not tolerate
Perceived Acceptance of Gay People
(Gallup, 2013)
5% Good place
95% Not a good place
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2020
Same-sex marriageUnrecognized
Since 1963
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorship
Right to change legal genderAmbiguous
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknown
LGBT discriminationIllegal in some contexts
Since 2016
LGBT employment discriminationAmbiguous
Since 2016
LGBT housing discriminationAmbiguous
Since 2016
Same-sex adoptionSingle only
Serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 2020
Blood donations by MSMsLegal
Conversion therapyAmbiguous
Equal age of consentEqual
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