Compare LGBT Rights in Morocco

Equality Index ?
27 / 100
Public Opinion
Acceptance of Homosexuality (Arab countries)
(BBC News Arabic / Arab Barometer, 2018-2019)
21% Yes
79% No / Unsure / Did Not Answer
Acceptance of Homosexuals as Neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2014–2016)
16% Tolerate
82% Not tolerate
Acceptance of Homosexuals as Neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2016–2018)
15% Tolerate
78% Not tolerate
Law
Homosexual activityIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 1962
Same-sex marriageNot legal
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorship
Right to change legal genderIllegal
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknown
LGBT discriminationNo protections
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Same-sex adoptionIllegal
Serving openly in militaryIllegal
Blood donations by MSMsLegal
Conversion therapyAmbiguous
Equal age of consentUnequal
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