The Sexual & Gender Minority Research Office (SGMRO) coordinates sexual and gender minority (SGM)–related research and activities by working directly with various affiliated in the National Institutes of Health.
Marketing data including the Annual LGBTQ Consumer Products Survey.
Statistics & Data
Use this page to learn more about the different data resources for Gender & LGBTQ research accessible through the Sonoma State University Library, and beyond. Discover information on demographic, health, marketplace data, and more.
Census information on same sex couples is available at the national, state and sub-state levels. Data about same sex couples are available for the U.S., 50 states and the District of Columbia, counties, and subcounty statistical areas (such as zip codes and block groups) from 1990 to the present.
With almost 28,000 respondents, the U.S. Transgender Survey (USTS) is the largest survey ever devoted to the lives and experiences of trans people. Conducted by the National Center for Transgender Equality (NCTE).
Based on the decennial Census 2000 data from the U.S. Census this work offers a detailed geographic and demographic portrait of gay and lesbian families in all 50 states plus the top 25 U.S. metropolitan areas. These results are presented in more than 250 full-color maps and charts and provide information about the spatial distribution and demographic characteristics of this community.
Addressing the lack of understanding regarding the lives of same-sex couples, this book examines the sociodemographic characteristics of partnered gay men and lesbians. The authors draw on U.S. census data to present a demographic portrait of gay and lesbian couples who live together in committed relationships.
Pew Research Center is a nonpartisan fact tank that informs the public about the issues, attitudes and trends shaping the world. They conduct public opinion polling, demographic research, content analysis and other data-driven social science research. Searching the site for LGBT will return numerous data products. Includes A Survey of LGBT Americans.