Compare LGBT Rights in Rwanda

Equality Index ?
27 / 100
Legal Index ?
46 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
8 / 100
Public Opinion
Justifiability of homosexuality
(World Values Survey, 2010-2014)
0% Justifiable
98% Not justifiable
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(World Values Survey, 2010-2014)
12% Did not mention homosexuals
88% Mentioned homosexuals
Perceptions of local area as a "good place" for gay and lesbian people
(Gallup, 2013)
6% Good place
90% Not a good place
Justifiability of homosexuality
(World Values Survey, 2005-2009)
2% Justifiable
93% Not justifiable
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(World Values Survey, 2005-2009)
37% Did not mention homosexuals
63% Mentioned homosexuals
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Same-sex marriageNot legal
Since 2003
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorship
Right to change legal genderIllegal
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal in some contexts
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
LGBT housing discriminationAmbiguous
Since 1980
Same-sex adoptionIllegal
Serving openly in militaryLesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people banned
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (indefinite deferral)
Conversion therapyNot banned
Equal age of consentEqual
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