They are designed to help a user make contact with other users in his vicinity — showing their photos and indicating how close they are. Women search, too, but in much smaller numbers. Reliable data on the size of the gay and lesbian population would be valuable for informing public policy.
In a sample representative of the Israeli Jewish population aged 18 to 44, it was found that This represented a statistically significant increase from 1.
Journal of Homosexuality. In the last wave, 4. Correspondingly, original daily content is created across multiple languages, by Hornet users in different regions.
To many, privacy invasions via statistical inferences are at least as troublesome as privacy invasions based on personal data. Retrieved 9 December They also have to consider translations into several languages.
Obtaining precise numbers is difficult for a variety of reasons. Same-sex attraction is more prevalent than homo- or bisexual orientation. This represented a statistically significant increase from 1. Results are presented below by age and wave; total results per wave are displayed in the last column.
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