Gay numbers in usa

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LGBT demographics of the United States

What do you mean when you use the word 'gay'? If you mean people who identify as gay, lesbian, or bisexual in a survey, then the answer is that it's likely not one in ten, but closer to one in twenty.

A recent government survey found that 4 percent of adults aged identified as 'homosexual' or 'bisexual. If you define gay as having same-sex attractions or behaviors, you do get higher proportions that are a bit closer to the one in ten figure. Why is this number an estimate?

Gay Americans: Government Begins LGBT Population Count

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Gay Americans: Government Begins LGBT Population Count

This map shows the estimated raw number of LGBT adults living in each state. We applied the estimated percentage of each state's adult population that identifies as LGBT using a analysis by The Williams Institute to each state's total adult population using Census Bureau estimates.

This map shows the estimated percentage of each state's adult population that identifies as LGBT, based on a analysis by The Williams Institute. This map shows the percent of LGBT people raising children in each state, based on data collected by Gallup and analyzed by the The Williams Institute.

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For more information, contact The Williams Institute. This map shows the percent of same-sex couples raising children in each state, based on data collected by the U. Census and analyzed by the The Williams Institute.

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