Estimates of Marriages of Same-Sex Couples at the Two-Year Anniversary of Obergefell v. Hodges
Adam P. Romero
At the two-year anniversary of the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision guaranteeing same-sex couples the right to marry nationwide, 1.1 million LGBT adults are married to someone of the same sex.
Other keys findings include:
• An estimated 10.7 million adults in the U.S. identify as LGBT
• There are currently approximately 547,000 married same-sex couples in the U.S.
• Since the U.S. Supreme Court’s Obergefell decision in June 2015, approximately 157,000 same-sex couples have married in the United States.