Compare LGBT Rights in Gambia & Nigeria

Public opinion of homosexuality
(Pew Research Center, 2013)
Region not surveyed
1% support
98% against
Equality Index BETA ?
Homosexual activityIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 2005
Male illegal, female uncertain
Since 1916
Same-sex marriageNot legal
Since 2005
Not legal
Since 2014
Right to change legal genderLegal, surgery not requiredAmbiguous
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
LGBT discriminationIllegalNo protections
Since 1999
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identityNo protections
Since 1999
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identityNo protections
Since 1999
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryLegalLegal
Equal age of consentEqualUnequal
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Conversion therapyNot bannedAmbiguous
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