“lgbt” Charts

Changing Views: Are people born gay? »

According to a 2013 Gallup poll, 47% of people surveyed believe that being gay or lesbian is something a person…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 441
Score: 10

A First For American Opinions on Same-Sex Marriage »

In 2001, Americans opposed same-sex marriage 57% to 35%. Since, support for same-sex marriage has grown. Today, a majority of…

Kaitlin Senk
by: Kaitlin Senk
views: 242
Score: 4

Remember when Biden voted for DOMA—and Clinton signed it? »

It can be difficult to remember how hostile the terrain was for LGBT advocates, even in recent decades. In 1996,…

YES! Magazine
by: YES! Magazine
views: 316
Score: 2

What the AIDS Epidemic Still Reveals About Us »

New HIV infections are coming in greatest number among black gay and bisexual men and black women due to sexual…

The Media Consortium
by: The Media Consortium
views: 173
Score: 2

Educational Attainment in the US by Sexual Orientation »

A self-report measure by the Pew Research Center revealed that LGBT persons tend to be more education than the overall…

Liam Duffy
by: Liam Duffy
views: 265
Score: 1

Top 10 LGBT-Friendly Cities »

55% of Americans support same-sex marriage, compared to 27% in 1996. The following factors were considered when finding the most…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 212
Score: 1

Almost Half of Gay Americans Live Where They Can Marry »

Nearly half of gay Americans live in states that allow gay marriage. Many states have overturned bans on same-sex marriage,…

Kaitlin Senk
by: Kaitlin Senk
views: 74
Score: 1

What Do Ellen DeGeneres and Obama Have in Common »

Ellen DeGeneres and President Obama were the leaders when LGBT Americans were asked to name a well-known figure who’s been…

Kaitlin Senk
by: Kaitlin Senk
views: 65
Score: 1

The Countries Where Being Gay Is Perfectly Okay »

These are the countries where the LGBT community is welcomed with open arms. While the Netherlands and Spain are tied…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 68

What Social Issue are Americans Relatively Liberal On? »

In many respects, the US remains a relatively conservative country within the international community of developed nations. For example, on…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 71

How Often Do Bisexuals Date Someone From the Same Sex? »

The vast majority of bisexuals in committed relationships are exclusive with someone from the opposite sex. Those with someone from…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 47

Bisexuals Less Likely to See LGBT As Part of Their Identity »

Over half of bisexuals say that falling under the category of LGBT is either minimally or not at all important…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 15

LGBT's Differ On Same-Sex Marriage Support »

Just like the general public, support for same-sex marriage differs among LGBT adults along party lines. (LGBT is the abbreviation…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 89

The Younger Elephants in the Room »

Overall, about half of all Republicans (53%) say the Republican party does not do a good job of representing their…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 74

Is There a Dr. in the House? Not if You're #LGBT »

New data is shedding light on the difference in well-being between LGBT and non-LGBT Americans. LGBT people are less likely…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 169

Street Harassment More Likely To Affect LGBT Community »

For example men who identified as gay, bisexual or transgender experienced more harassment than did heterosexual men, typically in the…

Kaitlin Senk
by: Kaitlin Senk
views: 72

Walking While LGBT: Harassment in the Streets »

According to a study conducted by Stop Street Harassment, "Seventy percent of LGBT-identified people experienced street harassment by the age…

Natalie Lubsen
by: Natalie Lubsen
views: 47

Most Opponents Of Same-Sex Marriage Say It Is 'Inevitable' »

42% of Americans oppose legalizing same-sex marriage, yet over half of opponents believe legalization across the US will one day…

T S
by: T S
views: 78

Gay Marriage Opinion by Church Attendance »

According to a 2012 Gallup poll, Americans who attend church weekly are the most likely to believe that same-sex marriages…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 164

Gay Americans More Likely to Smoke, Exercise »

A new National Health Interview Survey by the Center for Disease Control was the first ever to include sexual orientation.…

Natalie Lubsen
by: Natalie Lubsen
views: 44