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Sexual identity

This indicator will show the distribution of the New Zealand population by sexual identity. The term ‘sexual identity’ relates to how a person thinks of their own sexuality and which terms they identify with. Among others, sexual identity terms include:

  • lesbian
  • gay
  • straight
  • asexual
  • takatāpui
  • bisexual
  • pansexual.

See more information on the statistical standard sexual identity and sexual orientation (framework).

This indicator is still to be developed.

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