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How Gay Is Your State?

According to this Gallup Poll, North Dakota isn’t very gay.

1. The percentage of U.S. adults who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender:

The results were calculated from over 200,000 responses from all across the country. All states are within two percentage points of the nationwide average of 3.5%. Gallup also released an interactive map.

2.


Not shown above, Hawaii results were listed as 5.1%

5. Compare with the status of marriage equality:

6. Want to see more?


Gallup’s “State of the States” series will reveal state-by-state differences. For now you can only see 2011 data, but new stories based on full-year 2012 data will be released throughout the month of February.

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Sarah Karlan is the associate LGBT editor for BuzzFeed News and is based in New York.
Contact this reporter at sarah.karlan@buzzfeed.com
          
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