Facts On LGBTQ+ AgingPublish date: March 2021
Source: SAGE, National Resource Center on LGBT Aging
Topics: Caregiving, Cultural Competency, Discrimination, Housing, Legal & Financial, LGBTQ+ Aging, Social Isolation
LGBTQ+ older people are a diverse and widespread population, residing in every area of the country. While the U.S. census has never measured how many LGBTQ+ people live in America, reports estimate that there are currently around 3 million LGBTQ+ adults over age 50. That number is expected to grow to around 7 million by 2030. LGBTQ+ older people face unique challenges as they age. Get the facts on LGBTQ+ aging with our fact-sheet created in partnership with the National Resource Center on LGBTQ+ Aging.
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