Compare LGBT Rights in Zimbabwe

Equality Index ?
16 / 100
Legal Index ?
21 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
11 / 100
Homosexual activityMale illegal, female legal
Since 2006
Same-sex marriageBanned
Since 2013
Censorship of LGBT issuesImprisonment as punishment
Since 1967
Right to change legal genderLegal, but requires surgery
Since 1986
Gender-affirming careLegal, but restricted for minors
Since 1990
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1980
LGBT employment discriminationAmbiguous
Since 2017
LGBT housing discriminationAmbiguous
Since 1980
Same-sex adoptionSingle only
Intersex infant surgeryNot banned
Serving openly in militaryLesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people banned
Blood donations by MSMsLegal
Conversion therapyNot banned
Equal age of consentFemale equal, male N/A
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