Session 45:
Measuring Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and Same-Sex Couple Households in Population-Based Surveys

Thursday, May 1
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Boylston
1st Floor

Chair: Irma T. Elo, University of Pennsylvania
Discussant: Randall Sell, Drexel University

  1. Preliminary Results from the New Sexual Orientation Question in the NHISVirginia S. Cain, National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), CDC

  2. Considerations from the Federal Interagency Working Group on Measuring Relationships in Federal Household SurveysJennifer Park, U.S. Office of Management and Budget (OMB)

  3. Best Practices in Measuring Gender Identity in Population-Based SurveysGary J. Gates, University of California, Los Angeles

  4. Measuring Sexual Identity in the United KingdomTim Vizard, U.K. Office for National Statistics

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