Tag Archive | Gallup Poll

US: Most Republicans support same-sex marriage for first time – Gallup

US: Most Republicans support same-sex marriage for first time – Gallup

A majority of Republicans in the United States support same-sex marriage for the first time, a Gallup poll found on Wednesday, with a record 70% of all respondents backing gay weddings. The research shows a significant increase in approval of same-sex marriage since 2015, when it was legalised nationwide following a Supreme Court ruling, and […]

US: 5.6% identify as LGBT+, Gallup poll finds

US: 5.6% identify as LGBT+, Gallup poll finds

A record 5.6% of Americans – or 18 million people – are LGBT, a Gallup poll found on Wednesday, attributing a significant increase to greater social acceptance. The 2020 survey showed a 24% rise from the last poll in 2017, when 4.5% of adults identified as LGBT+. The increase was largely driven by Generation Z adults […]

US: San Francisco Metro Area Ranks Highest in LGBT Percentage

US: San Francisco Metro Area Ranks Highest in LGBT Percentage

Gallop poll has released figures for the fifty largest metro areas where LGBT people live. The highest percentage of adults who identify as LGBT exists in the San Franscisco metropolitan area, coming in at 6.2%. According to Gallop’s Frank Newport and Gary J Gates: “The San Francisco metropolitan area has the highest percentage of the […]