Compare LGBT Rights in Madagascar & Malawi

Equality Index ?
38 / 100
22 / 100
Public Opinion
Acceptance of Homosexuals as Neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2014–2016)
12% Tolerate
88% Not tolerate
6% Tolerate
94% Not tolerate
Acceptance of Homosexuals as Neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2016–2018)
11% Tolerate
89% Not tolerate
5% Tolerate
94% Not tolerate
Perceived Acceptance of Gay People
(Gallup, 2013)
9% Good place
86% Not a good place
3% Good place
96% Not a good place
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1972
Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 1930
Same-sex marriageUnrecognizedUnrecognized
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderUnknownIllegal
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownUnknown
LGBT discriminationIllegal in some contextsIllegal in some contexts
LGBT employment discriminationAmbiguousAmbiguous
LGBT housing discriminationNo protectionsAmbiguous
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
Serving openly in militaryLegalLegal
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Conversion therapyAmbiguousAmbiguous
Equal age of consentUnequalEqual
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