Data also revealed that roughly 710,000 of the same-sex couple households were married and about 500,000 were unmarried
The report includes an analysis of data released by the Census Bureau of its American Community Survey that focused on same-gender couples
"California is once again leading the fight to protect our democracy and achieve full lived LGBTQ+ equality"
The household probability survey showed nearly 8% of the total adult population almost double prior estimates for the LGBTQ+ community
Every 10 years California must redraw the boundaries of its Congressional, State Senate, Assembly, and State Board of Equalization districts
The project comes as the U.S. Census Bureau releases new precinct-level population data that will kickstart redistricting efforts nationwide.
Williams Institute presses for more LGBT data collection in 2020 Census