Self-reported sexuality in Great Britain (GB) in 2015, by gender

This statistic shows respondents' self-reported sexual orientation in Great Britain (GB) in 2015, by gender. 93 percent of female respondents and 85 percent of male respondents stated that they were heterosexual. Male respondents were five times more likely to state that they were homosexual when compared to female respondents.

Which of the following best describes your sexuality?

MaleFemale
Heterosexual85%93%
Gay or lesbian10%2%
Bisexual2%2%
Other1%1%
Prefer not to say3%3%
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Source

Release date

August 2015

Region

United Kingdom (Great Britain)

Survey time period

August 13 to August 14, 2015

Number of respondents

1,632 respondents

Method of interview

Online survey

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