Compare LGBT Rights in Mozambique

Equality Index ?
51 / 100
Legal Index ?
60 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
42 / 100
Public Opinion
Perceptions of local area as a "good place" for gay and lesbian people
(Gallup, June 21, 2023)
36% Good Place
0%
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2014–2016)
56% Tolerate
36% Not tolerate
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2016–2018)
48% Tolerate
43% Not tolerate
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2015
Same-sex marriageUnrecognized
Since 2004
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, no restrictions
Since 2004
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal in some contexts
Since 2007
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation only
Since 2007
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 2007
Same-sex adoptionIllegal
Since 1886
Serving openly in militaryLesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people banned
Blood donations by MSMsLegal
Conversion therapyNot banned
Equal age of consentEqual
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