LGBT Older Adults: A Growing Population1,2
* Estimated 2.7 million adults ages 50 and older self-identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender in the U.S. including 1.1 million ages 65 and older
* By 2060 the number of LGBT older adults will soar to 5 million Estimates more than double when considering same-sex behavior and romantic relationships
* 2,450 LGBT adults, ages 50 to 100, are participating in Aging with Pride: National Health, Aging, Sexuality and Gender Study the first ever national, longitudinal health, aging and well-being study