1992 investigation revealed that 6.1% of males in Britain have had a homosexual
experience in France the number was 4 %. According to a survey of 2003, 12% of
Norwegians was homosexual. In New Zealand a recent report proposed that 20% of
the population anonymously reported same homosexual feeling meanwhile few of
them identifying as homosexual. Percentage of persons identifying homosexual
was 2 to 3%. According to a 2008 survey only 6% of Britons characterized their
sexual desire as homosexual or bisexual,
more than twice that number of Britons have had some types of sexual contact
with some one of the similar sex. In USA, according to exit polling on 2008
election day for the 2008 presidential election, 4% of electorate self
recognized as LGB , the same percentage as in 2004. An estimated 34,000
homosexuals who are in relationship are engaged by the national government.
3.5% of adults in the America identify as
LGB and an estimated 0.3% of adults are transgender.
In 2001 Kaiser Family Foundation survey found that
60% of Americans ages from 17-29 support same- sex marriage. They don’t see the harm
since same sex couples may be in love too, but this is an ethical issue that
affects our society.
Likely nineteen million Americans reported that they
have engaged with homosexual behavior and approximately 25.60 million Americans
admit at least some homosexual magnetism.
there is no official demography for the LGBT population, but the Govt. of India
submitted fixture to the supreme court in 2012, according to which there were
approx 2.5 million gay people recorded in India. These records are just in view
of those people’s who have self confirmed to the Ministry of health.
Altemeyer (2001), conducted a parallel study in a
Canadian University, which showed that while opinion on the suitability of homosexual
deeds changed very little between1984 to 1998, respondents become much less
willing to confine the civil liberties of homosexual people.