The National Association of Gay & Lesbian Real Estate Professionals
2015 LGBT Home Buyer and Seller Survey
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Currently, lesbian and bisexual women are far more likely to have children than gay and bisexual men. However,
that may change in the future, as men and women are near equal in future plans to have children. More
importantly, 59% of LGBT Millennials say they plan to have children in the future.
Children and Family Planning
How many children do you have
under age 18 living at home?
19% of women have children under age 18,
compared to 6% of men.
Men Women
None 94% 81%
1 4% 11%
2 2% 6%
3 0% 1%
4+ 0% 1%
Do you plan to have your first child
or additional children in the future?
Yes
Base: All LGBT n=1,798; Men n=920; Women n=829; Gen Y n=431
Men
Women
Y
21%
24%
59%
When do you plan to have your
first child or next child?
11%
32%
57%
In the next 12
months
In the next 1-3
years
Not sure /
sometime in
the future