Compare LGBT Rights in Madagascar

Equality Index ?
38 / 100
Public Opinion
Acceptance of Homosexuals as Neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2014–2016)
12% Tolerate
88% Not tolerate
Acceptance of Homosexuals as Neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2016–2018)
11% Tolerate
89% Not tolerate
Perceived Acceptance of Gay People
(Gallup, 2013)
9% Good place
86% Not a good place
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1972
Same-sex marriageUnrecognized
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorship
Right to change legal genderUnknown
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknown
LGBT discriminationIllegal in some contexts
LGBT employment discriminationAmbiguous
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Same-sex adoptionSingle only
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryLegal
Blood donations by MSMsLegal
Conversion therapyAmbiguous
Equal age of consentUnequal
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