Poverty in the Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual Community

By Randy Albelda, M.V. Lee Badgett, Gary J. Gates, Alyssa Schneebaum
March 2009

*Click here for updated report published in June 2013.

This report undertakes the first analysis of the poor and low-income lesbian, gay, and bisexual population. We find clear evidence that poverty is at least as common in the LGB population as among heterosexual people and their families.

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