Brooklyns park slope neighborhood is where the sapphic sisters of new york tend to congregate, but the city that never sleeps has something for lesbians of every age, political persuasion, and background in all of its boroughs. Estimates and variance for the lesbian, gay and bisexual (lgb) population are subject to controversy and debate. Obtaining precise numbers on demographics of sexual orientation is difficult for a variety of reasons, including the nature of the research questions. Most of the studies on sexual orientation rely on self-report data, which poses challenges to researchers inquiring into the. This map shows the estimated percentage of each states adult (ages 18) population that identifies as lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender, based on a 2018 analysis of gallup data by the williams institute. we hand-picked 14 of the best cities for lesbians to live in 2019 that arent la, sf or nyc. We picked each city based on two measures first, the lgbtq-friendliness of its laws and policies, and second, its lgbt population density. People identifying at lesbian, gay, bisexual or trans make up 4. Still, more needs to be done, with the metro region earning a total score of 69 on.