Compare LGBT Rights in Uganda

Equality Index ?
15 / 100
Public Opinion
Acceptance of Homosexuals as Neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2014–2016)
5% Tolerate
95% Not tolerate
Acceptance of Homosexuals as Neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2016–2018)
3% Tolerate
96% Not tolerate
"Should society accept homosexuality?" (2013)
(Pew Research Center, June, 2013)
4% Yes
96% No
Perceived Acceptance of Gay People
(Gallup, 2013)
2% Good place
95% Not a good place
Law
Homosexual activityIllegal (up to life in prison as punishment)
Since 2021
Same-sex marriageNot legal
Since 1904
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorship
Right to change legal genderAmbiguous
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknown
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1904
LGBT employment discriminationAmbiguous
Since 1904
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1904
Same-sex adoptionSingle only
Serving openly in militaryLegal
Blood donations by MSMsUnknown
Conversion therapyUnknown
Equal age of consentUnknown
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