Asians and Pacific Islanders in Same-Sex couples in California: Data from Census 2000

By Brad Sears, Gary J. Gates
September 2005

This study analyzes data from Census 2000 to show that 13,000 Asians/Pacific Islanders in California are part of a same-sex couple. The study also shows that more than half of California’s Asian/Pacific Islander same-sex couples are raising almost 5,600 children and are struggling with some of the same economic difficulties as other Asian/Pacific Islander families in the state.

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Press releases for this study available in the following languages:
日本語/Japanese, Tiếng Việt/Vietnamese, Tagalog, 中文/Chinese, 한국어/Korean.