Compare LGBT Rights in Senegal

Equality Index ?
11 / 100
Legal Index ?
17 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
4 / 100
Public Opinion
Perceptions of local area as a "good place" for gay and lesbian people
(Gallup, June 21, 2023)
4% Good Place
0%
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2014–2016)
3% Tolerate
97% Not tolerate
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2016–2018)
4% Tolerate
94% Not tolerate
"Should society accept homosexuality?"
(Pew Research Center, June, 2013)
3% Yes
96% No
Perceptions of local area as a "good place" for gay and lesbian people
(Gallup, 2013)
1% Good place
98% Not a good place
Law
Homosexual activityIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 1966
Same-sex marriageNot legal
Since 1966
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorship
Right to change legal genderIllegal
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1966
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1966
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1966
Same-sex adoptionSingle only
Since 2017
Serving openly in militaryIllegal
Blood donations by MSMsLegal
Conversion therapyNot banned
Equal age of consentN/A
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