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Summary: Sexual Orientation and Culture

Summary: Sexual Orientation and Culture

The Scottish Government currently does not currently collect information on the experiences of gay, lesbian and bisexual people in relation to cultural engagement.

 

Useful Links 

Sexual Orientation Page

Culture Page

Publications and Outputs

Publications and Outputs

Scottish Government Equality Outcomes: Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) Evidence Review (2013) A comprehensive review of available evidence in relation to sexual orientation and transgender people

Data

Data

Scottish Government Survey Data

Scottish Household Survey - The Scottish Government website provides further information on accessing Scottish Household Survey data

UK Data Archive - Scottish Household Survey microdata is available (through a ‘special licence’ scheme) from the UK Data Archive

External Links

External Links

Please note that you will leave the Scottish Government web site by clicking on any of the following links, and that the Scottish Government and its staff are not responsible for content external to this web site. The research below has been carried out independently of the Scottish Government and the findings do not necessarily represent the views of the Scottish Government or Scottish Ministers

External Publications and Outputs

Taking Part focus on: social media (DCMS, April 2016) A Department for Culture, Media and Sport report looking at people in England who use social media and their demographic characteristics. Includes data by age, gender, ethnicity, sexual orientation and disability.

The BBC's portrayal of lesbian and gay people (Stonewall, 2006) Stonewall wanted to investigate how gay people and their lives are represented and portrayed on the BBC. Their research monitored 168 hours of primetime television on BBC One and BBC Two

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Contacts

Culture

social-justice-analysis@scotland.gsi.gov.uk

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Culture Analysis

Communities Analytical Services

1-F North

Victoria Quay

Edinburgh EH6 6QQ