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    Homosexuality
    ✖ Illegal (up to life in prison as punishment)
    Gay Marriage
    ✖ Not legal
    Censorship
    Ambiguous
    Changing Gender
    Ambiguous
    Non-binary gender recognition
    Unknown
    Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
    Employment Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
    Housing Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
    Adoption
    ✖ Single only
    Military
    ✔ Legal
    Donating Blood
    Unknown
    Conversion Therapy
    Ambiguous
    Age of Consent
    N/A
Suggest Public Opinion Data

Public Opinion

Acceptance of Homosexuality (Arab countries)

Ranked #3 out of 7 regions surveyed. (Source: BBC News Arabic / Arab Barometer, 2018-2019)

Question: "Is homosexuality an acceptable practice?"

(83%) No / Unsure / Did Not Answer
Yes (17%)

Acceptance of Homosexuals as Neighbors

Ranked #15 out of 34 regions 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?"

(81.92%) Not tolerate
Tolerate (13.5%)

History

Homosexual activity in Sudan

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Homosexual activity in Sudan is illegal (up to life in prison as punishment).

Current status
Since Jul 2020
Illegal (up to life in prison as punishment)
5 years in prison for the first offense. Third time offenders are punishable by life in prison.
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1991–Jul 2020
Illegal (death penalty as punishment)
Homosexuality under the third conviction can result in the death penalty. This was later removed in 2020 following the revolution.
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Same-sex marriage in Sudan

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Same-sex marriage in Sudan is not legal.

Current status
Since Feb 1, 1991
Not legal
Homosexuality is not legal in Sudan.
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Censorship of LGBT Issues in Sudan

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Censorship of LGBT Issues in Sudan is ambiguous.

Current status
Ambiguous
No laws in place in Sudan .
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Right to change legal gender in Sudan

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Right to change legal gender in Sudan is ambiguous.

Current status
Ambiguous
No laws in place.
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Legal recognition of non-binary gender in Sudan

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

Current status
Unknown

LGBT discrimination in Sudan

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LGBT discrimination in Sudan is no protections.

Current status
Since Jan 1, 1956
No protections
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LGBT employment discrimination in Sudan

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LGBT employment discrimination in Sudan is no protections.

Current status
Since Jan 1, 1956
No protections
Homosexuality is illegal there.
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LGBT housing discrimination in Sudan

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LGBT housing discrimination in Sudan is no protections.

Current status
Since Jan 1, 1956
No protections
Homosexuality is illegal there.
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Same-sex adoption in Sudan

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Same-sex adoption in Sudan is single only.

Current status
Single only
No restrictions. however no laws in place for same sex couples.
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Serving openly in military in Sudan

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Serving openly in military in Sudan is legal.

Current status
Legal
everybody under 50 must serve there.
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Blood donations by MSMs in Sudan

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Blood donations by MSMs in Sudan is unknown.

Current status
Unknown

Conversion therapy in Sudan

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Conversion therapy in Sudan is ambiguous.

Current status
Ambiguous
Unknown.
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Equal age of consent in Sudan

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Equal age of consent in Sudan is n/a.

Current status
N/A
Homosexuality is illegal in Sudan.
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