American men and women who identify as homosexual, bisexual, or transgender, by state

U.S. adults: Do you, personally, identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender? (by state, 2015-2016)

American men and women who identify as homosexual, bisexual, or transgender, by state This statistic shows the results of a survey among adults in the United States regarding whether they identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender, or not. The survey was conducted from January 1, 2015, through December 30, 2016 in all federal states. During the survey, 8.6 percent of respondents in the District of Columbia stated they identified as lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender.
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U.S. adults: Do you, personally, identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender? (by state, 2015-2016)

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Share of respondents stating "Yes"
District of Columbia8.6%
Vermont5.3%
Massachusetts4.9%
Oregon4.9%
California4.9%
Nevada4.8%
Delaware4.7%
New Hampshire4.6%
Washington4.6%
New York4.5%
Maine4.5%
Colorado4.3%
New Mexico4.2%
Florida4.2%
Indiana4.1%
Minnesota4%
Rhode Island4%
Georgia4%
Arizona4%
Maryland3.9%
Illinois3.9%
Hawaii3.8%
Michigan3.8%
Ohio3.8%
Louisiana3.7%
New Jersey3.6%
Nebraska3.6%
Pennsylvania3.6%
Texas3.6%
Wyoming3.5%
North Carolina3.5%
Connecticut3.5%
Oklahoma3.5%
Virginia3.4%
West Virginia3.4%
Missouri3.4%
Wisconsin3.4%
Kentucky3.3%
Utah3.3%
Mississippi3.2%
Iowa3.2%
Tennessee3.1%
Kansas3.1%
South Carolina3%
Alabama3%
Alaska3%
Montana3%
Arkansas3%
Idaho2.8%
North Dakota2.7%
South Dakota2%
Share of respondents stating "Yes"
District of Columbia8.6%
Vermont5.3%
Massachusetts4.9%
Oregon4.9%
California4.9%
Nevada4.8%
Delaware4.7%
New Hampshire4.6%
Washington4.6%
New York4.5%
Maine4.5%
Colorado4.3%
New Mexico4.2%
Florida4.2%
Indiana4.1%
Minnesota4%
Rhode Island4%
Georgia4%
Arizona4%
Maryland3.9%
Illinois3.9%
Hawaii3.8%
Michigan3.8%
Ohio3.8%
Louisiana3.7%
New Jersey3.6%
Nebraska3.6%
Pennsylvania3.6%
Texas3.6%
Wyoming3.5%
North Carolina3.5%
Connecticut3.5%
Oklahoma3.5%
Virginia3.4%
West Virginia3.4%
Missouri3.4%
Wisconsin3.4%
Kentucky3.3%
Utah3.3%
Mississippi3.2%
Iowa3.2%
Tennessee3.1%
Kansas3.1%
South Carolina3%
Alabama3%
Alaska3%
Montana3%
Arkansas3%
Idaho2.8%
North Dakota2.7%
South Dakota2%
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This statistic shows the results of a survey among adults in the United States regarding whether they identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender, or not. The survey was conducted from January 1, 2015, through December 30, 2016 in all federal states. During the survey, 8.6 percent of respondents in the District of Columbia stated they identified as lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender.
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