Sexuality changes over a lifetime

Infographic Changing sexuality over life course

1 in 3 respondents reported that their sexuality or sexual orientation had changed over time. Respondents aged 20-39 were the most likely to report changing/fluid sexuality, while those aged 50 and older were the least likely. The most selected orientation across respondents' lifetimes was lesbian, followed by straight and bisexual. Straight was the most selected orientation when respondents were in their teens, while bisexual was the most selected orientation for respondents in their 20s. Lesbian and queer were the most selected orientations for respondents during their 30s.

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