Compared to the heterosexual population, the homosexual population was much more likely to be male, single, and younger than 65, as well as to be living alone. Some men who have sex with other men will not relate to the term gay or homosexualand do not regard sexual activity with other men as actual sexual activity.
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Bisexuals are much more likely than gay men or lesbians to be married, and most have a spouse of the opposite sex. Canadians aged 18—34 were much more likely to identify as LGBT Retrieved 18 April Chapter 6, Religiondetails the religious affiliation, beliefs and practices of LGBT adults and compares them with those of the general public.
Another significant distinction can be made between what medical statisticians call incidence and prevalence. Most who did tell a parent say that it was difficult, but relatively few say that it damaged their relationship.
Stephen T. The authors cautioned, however, that the number of men who reported same-sex sexual behavior in this survey was quite small, and that elevated risk of suicide mortality among U. Prejudice, social stress, and mental health in lesbian, gay, gay and bisexual people are also more likely bisexual populations: conceptual issues and research evidence.
A nationally representative U. Similarly, women who reported sexual attraction to only females had the lowest rates of most mood and anxiety disorders compared with other attraction-defined groups only male, mostly male, both male and female, and mostly female.
Even when insurance coverage is offered to domestic partners, this study noted that the benefit is not financially equivalent to that provided to heterosexual married spouses because federal law requires unmarried partners to pay income tax on the value of employer-sponsored health insurance.
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