The demographics of sexual orientation and gender identity in the United States have been A different survey in , from the Williams Institute, estimated that % of U.S. adults identify as transgender. . Seattle, Atlanta, Minneapolis, and Boston as a higher percentage of those cities' residents are gay or lesbian.
"The city of Atlanta has one of the highest lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender populations per capita, ranking third among major American cities," it read. Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed has been criticized by some LGBT activists for not fully supporting same-sex marriage.
of the size and characteristics of the transgender population in the United States. –For our most recent estimates of adults who identify as transgender in the.
And, it turns out, Georgia is home to the fourth-largest number of transgender people in the country, as a percentage of the state's population.