Compare LGBT Rights in Ghana & United Arab Emirates

Equality Index ?
7 / 100
15 / 100
Legal Index ?
5 / 100
5 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
9 / 100
25 / 100
Homosexual activityIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 2024
Illegal (death penalty as punishment)
Same-sex marriageBanned
Since 1960
Banned
Since 1987
Censorship of LGBT issuesImprisonment as punishment
Since 2024
Imprisonment as punishment
Right to change legal genderIllegalIllegal
Since 2019
Gender-affirming careRestricted
Since 1996
Legal
Since 2018
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1992
No protections
Since 1971
LGBT employment discriminationNo protectionsNo protections
Since 1971
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 2018
No protections
Since 1971
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlyIllegal
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownUnknown
Serving openly in militaryIllegalIllegal
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (indefinite deferral)Banned (indefinite deferral)
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentN/AN/A
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