The limited sources that are available indicate that although homosexual self-identification might occur relatively infrequently, the prevalence of homosexual behaviour is higher. New data will be available at the end of A study of identity, attraction, behaviour and attitudes in PDF Report. Archived from the original PDF on Recent critiques of these studies have suggested that, because of their dependence on self-identification, they may have undercounted the true prevalence of people with a history of same-sex behavior or desire. Comment on this Story. In contrast, the percentage who reported ever having a same-sex partner increased.
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The Independent. Teens on Homosexuality: Americans remain slightly more likely to oppose, rather than favor, formalized civil unions between gay and lesbian partners.