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    Homosexuality
    ✔ Male illegal, female legal
    Gay Marriage
    ✖ Unrecognized
    Censorship
    ✔ No censorship
    Changing Gender
    ✔ Legal, surgery not required
    Non-binary gender recognition
    Unknown
    Discrimination
    ✔ Illegal
    Employment Discrimination
    Sexual orientation only
    Housing Discrimination
    ✔ Sexual orientation and gender identity
    Adoption
    ✔ Legal
    Military
    N/A
    Donating Blood
    ✔ Legal
    Conversion Therapy
    ✔ Banned
    Age of Consent
    ✔ Equal
Suggest Public Opinion Data

Public Opinion

Acceptance of Homosexuals as Neighbors

Ranked #5 out of 33 countries surveyed. (Source: Afrobarometer, 2014–2016)

Question: "For each of the following types of people, please tell me whether you would like having people from this group as neighbours, dislike it, or not care: Homosexuals?"

(50.25%) Not tolerate
Tolerate (49%)

Acceptance of Homosexuals as Neighbors

Ranked #3 out of 34 countries surveyed. (Source: Afrobarometer, 2016–2018)

Question: "For each of the following types of people, please tell me whether you would like having people from this group as neighbours, dislike it, or not care: Homosexuals?"

(39.33%) Not tolerate
Tolerate (55.75%)

History

Homosexual activity in Mauritius

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Homosexual activity in Mauritius is male illegal, female legal.

Current status
Since Dec 29, 1838
Male illegal, female legal
Homosexual activity is illegal in Mauritius. Unenforced, decriminalization pending.
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Same-sex marriage in Mauritius

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Same-sex marriage in Mauritius is unrecognized.

Current status
Unrecognized
Gay marriage pending.
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Censorship of LGBT Issues in Mauritius

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Censorship of LGBT Issues in Mauritius is no censorship.

Current status
No censorship
In Mauritius, there are no laws restricting the discussion or promotion of LGBTQ+ topics.
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Right to change legal gender in Mauritius

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Right to change legal gender in Mauritius is legal, surgery not required.

Current status
Legal, surgery not required
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Legal recognition of non-binary gender in Mauritius

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Legal recognition of non-binary gender in Mauritius is unknown.

Current status
Unknown

LGBT discrimination in Mauritius

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LGBT discrimination in Mauritius is illegal.

Current status
Illegal
All discrimination is illegal.
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LGBT employment discrimination in Mauritius

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LGBT employment discrimination in Mauritius is sexual orientation only.

Current status
Since 2008
Sexual orientation only
e page 8 of the Equal Opportunities Act 2008, which prohibits discrimination in employment and other activities on
many grounds, including ‘sexual orientation
Sources:
old.ilga.org/Statehomophobi…
: ilo.org/wcmsp5/groups/public/---
ed_protect/---protrav/---ilo_aids/documents/legaldocument/wcms_126781.pdf.
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Jan 1, 2008–Jul 2, 2018
Sexual orientation and gender identity
All discrimination is illegal.
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LGBT housing discrimination in Mauritius

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LGBT housing discrimination in Mauritius is sexual orientation and gender identity.

Current status
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Under the Equal Opportunities Act.
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Same-sex adoption in Mauritius

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Same-sex adoption in Mauritius is legal.

Current status
Since Jan 1, 2008
Legal
No specific prohibitions.
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Homosexuals serving openly in military in Mauritius

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Homosexuals serving openly in military in Mauritius is n/a.

Current status
N/A
Mauritius does not have a standing army.
Sources:
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mauri…~:text=Mauritius%20does%20not%20have%20a,British%20East%20African%20land%20forces.&text=The%20SMF%20training%20is%20based,tactics%20focused%20on%20internal%20security.
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Blood donations by MSMs in Mauritius

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Blood donations by MSMs in Mauritius is legal.

Current status
Legal
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Conversion therapy in Mauritius

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Conversion therapy in Mauritius is banned.

Current status
Banned
Since 2017.
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Equal age of consent in Mauritius

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Equal age of consent in Mauritius is equal.

Current status
Equal
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