Compare LGBT Rights in Tunisia & Western Sahara

Equality Index ?
18 / 100
35 / 100
Public Opinion
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
40% Did not mention homosexuals
55% Mentioned homosexuals
Region not surveyed
Justifiability of homosexuality
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
1% Justifiable
94% Not justifiable
Region not surveyed
"Should society accept homosexuality?" (2019)
(Pew Research Center, May–October, 2019)
9% Yes
72% No
Region not surveyed
Acceptance of Homosexuals as Neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2014–2016)
17% Tolerate
83% Not tolerate
Region not surveyed
Acceptance of Homosexuals as Neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2016–2018)
19% Tolerate
63% Not tolerate
Region not surveyed
Perceived Acceptance of Gay People
(Gallup, 2013)
4% Good place
62% Not a good place
Region not surveyed
Law
Homosexual activityIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 1913
Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 1975
Same-sex marriageNot legalUnrecognized
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderIllegal
Since 1957
Ambiguous
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownUnknown
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1957
No protections
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1957
No protections
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1957
No protections
Same-sex adoptionIllegal
Since 1957
Single only
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryAmbiguous
Since 1957
Legal
Blood donations by MSMsLegal
Since 1957
Legal
Conversion therapyNot bannedAmbiguous
Equal age of consentUnequal
Since 2010
Equal
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