Compare LGBT Rights in Sudan & Western Sahara

Equality Index ?
21 / 100
35 / 100
Public Opinion
Acceptance of Homosexuals as Neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2016–2018)
14% Tolerate
82% Not tolerate
Region not surveyed
Law
Homosexual activityIllegal (up to life in prison as punishment)
Since 1991
Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 1975
Same-sex marriageNot legal
Since 1991
Unrecognized
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderAmbiguousAmbiguous
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownUnknown
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1956
No protections
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1956
No protections
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1956
No protections
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryLegalLegal
Blood donations by MSMsUnknownLegal
Conversion therapyAmbiguousAmbiguous
Equal age of consentEqualEqual
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