Producing modelled estimates of the size of the lesbian, gay and bisexual (LGB) population of England - technical report 1: review of LGB measures

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Report

Authors

Sanne van Kampen, Mauro Fornasiero, William Lee and Kerryn Husk

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Summary

The aim of this technical report is to review key surveys and measurement tools providing an estimate of the size of the lesbian, gay, and bisexual (LGB) population in England. The report details a comprehensive review of existing surveys using systematic review methods as an annex to the Final Report ‘Producing modelled estimates of the size of the lesbian, gay and bisexual (LGB) population of England’. Specifically, this technical report consists of a review of published and grey literature examining: 1) existing surveys/measurement tools that focus on measuring sexual minority populations from the UK and internationally 2) limitations of existing measurement tools and surveys examining sexual orientation 3) recommendations about how existing surveys/measurement tools should and should not be used

Subjects

Social Groups, Social Sciences, Statistical Analysis, Demography, Public Policy, Health, Surveys and Sociology

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