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    Homosexuality
    ✖ Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
    Gay Marriage
    ✖ Not legal
    Censorship
    ✔ No censorship
    Changing Gender
    ✖ Illegal
    Non-binary gender recognition
    Unknown
    Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
    Employment Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
    Housing Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
    Adoption
    ✖ Single only
    Military
    Ambiguous
    Donating Blood
    Ambiguous
    Conversion Therapy
    ✖ Not banned
    Age of Consent
    ✖ Unequal
Suggest Public Opinion Data

Public Opinion

Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors

Ranked #54 out of 79 countries surveyed. (Source: World Values Survey, 2017-2020)

Question: "On this list are various groups of people. Could you please mention any that you would not like to have as neighbors?"

(54.9%) Mentioned homosexuals
Did not mention homosexuals (40%)

Justifiability of homosexuality

Ranked #78 out of 79 countries surveyed. (Source: World Values Survey, 2017-2020)

Question: "Please tell me for each of the following statements whether you think it can always be justified, never be justified, or something in between."

(94%) Not justifiable
Justifiable (1.1%)

"Should society accept homosexuality?" (2019)

Ranked #30 out of 34 countries surveyed. (Source: Pew Research Center, May–October, 2019)

Question: "Should society accept homosexuality?"

(72%) No
Yes (9%)

Acceptance of Homosexuals as Neighbors

Ranked #14 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?"

(83%) Not tolerate
Tolerate (16.75%)

Acceptance of Homosexuals as Neighbors

Ranked #8 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?"

(62.89%) Not tolerate
Tolerate (19.18%)

Perceived Acceptance of Gay People

Ranked #80 out of 119 countries surveyed. (Source: Gallup, 2013)

Question: "Is the city or area where you live a good place or not a good place for homosexuals?"

(62%) Not a good place
Good place (4%)

History

Homosexual activity in Tunisia

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Homosexual activity in Tunisia is illegal (imprisonment as punishment).

Current status
Since 1913
Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Penal Code of 1913: Article 230: “The masculine homosexuality and feminine homosexuality that is not covered by any of the other previous articles, is punished with imprisonment for three years” (unofficial translation)
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Dec 22, 2015–Sep 6, 2018
Male illegal, female legal
Punishment of 2- 3 years in prison. not enforced. Decriminalization pending. Backed by Tunisian Prime Minister. Included in the Human peace accord. It is under the reform by the Tunisian Commission.

1913–Jul 4, 2015
Male illegal, female uncertain
3 years imprisonment
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Same-sex marriage in Tunisia

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Same-sex marriage in Tunisia is not legal.

Current status
Not legal
there's no specific law
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Censorship of LGBT Issues in Tunisia

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Censorship of LGBT Issues in Tunisia is no censorship.

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

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Right to change legal gender in Tunisia is illegal.

Current status
Since Jul 25, 1957
Illegal
Changing gender is illegal in Tunisia.
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Legal recognition of non-binary gender in Tunisia

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

Current status
Unknown

LGBT discrimination in Tunisia

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LGBT discrimination in Tunisia is no protections.

Current status
Since Jul 25, 1957
No protections
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Jul 25, 1957–Sep 9, 2018
No protections
Homosexuality is currently illegal. Might be included when sodamy is legalized.
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LGBT employment discrimination in Tunisia

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LGBT employment discrimination in Tunisia is no protections.

Current status
Since Jul 25, 1957
No protections
decriminalization pending for homosexuality. Discrimination protections might be included.
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LGBT housing discrimination in Tunisia

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LGBT housing discrimination in Tunisia is no protections.

Current status
Since Jul 25, 1957
No protections
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Same-sex adoption in Tunisia

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Same-sex adoption in Tunisia is single only.

Current status
Since Jul 25, 1957
Illegal
there is no LGBT rights in Tunisia
Sources:
The constitution
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Current status
Since Jul 25, 1957
Single only
No laws in place for same sex couples.
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Homosexuals serving openly in military in Tunisia

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Homosexuals serving openly in military in Tunisia is ambiguous.

Current status
Since Jul 25, 1957
Ambiguous
there is no laws against LGBT people to serve Military
Sources:
The constitution
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Jul 25, 1957–Sep 1, 2018
Legal
No laws restricting service.
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Blood donations by MSMs in Tunisia

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Blood donations by MSMs in Tunisia is ambiguous.

Current status
Since Jul 25, 1957
Ambiguous
there is no laws banned gay people to donate blood
Sources:
the Tunisian laws
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Conversion therapy in Tunisia

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Conversion therapy in Tunisia is not banned.

Current status
Not banned
Human rights minister said gays should be medically treated. Decriminalization of Homosexuality is pending.
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Equal age of consent in Tunisia

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Equal age of consent in Tunisia is unequal.

Current status
Since Jan 1, 2010
Unequal
age of consent equalization pending when legalization occurs.
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