Compare LGBT Rights in Gambia & Ghana

Public opinion of homosexuality
(Pew Research Center, 2013)
Region not surveyed
3% support
96% against
Equality Index BETA ?
Homosexual activityIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 2005
Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 1960
Same-sex marriageNot legal
Since 2005
Not legal
Since 1960
Right to change legal genderLegal, surgery not requiredLegal, surgery not required
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlyStep-child adoption only
LGBT discriminationIllegalNo protections
Since 1960
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identityNo protections
Since 2018
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identityAmbiguous
Since 2018
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryLegalLegal
Equal age of consentEqualEqual
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
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