Compare LGBT Rights in Madagascar & Uganda

Equality Index ?
38 / 100
15 / 100
Public Opinion
Acceptance of Homosexuals as Neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2014–2016)
12% Tolerate
88% Not tolerate
5% Tolerate
95% Not tolerate
Acceptance of Homosexuals as Neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2016–2018)
11% Tolerate
89% Not tolerate
3% Tolerate
96% Not tolerate
"Should society accept homosexuality?" (2013)
(Pew Research Center, June, 2013)
Region not surveyed
4% Yes
96% No
Perceived Acceptance of Gay People
(Gallup, 2013)
9% Good place
86% Not a good place
2% Good place
95% Not a good place
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1972
Illegal (up to life in prison as punishment)
Since 2021
Same-sex marriageUnrecognizedNot legal
Since 1904
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderUnknownAmbiguous
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownUnknown
LGBT discriminationIllegal in some contextsNo protections
Since 1904
LGBT employment discriminationAmbiguousAmbiguous
Since 1904
LGBT housing discriminationNo protectionsNo protections
Since 1904
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
Serving openly in militaryLegalLegal
Blood donations by MSMsLegalUnknown
Conversion therapyAmbiguousUnknown
Equal age of consentUnequalUnknown
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