20,173

November 23, 2015 | Number of The Day
Number of same-sex-partner households in NJ

The number of New Jersey households with same-sex couples in 2013 was 20,173, more than half of them women, according to the Status of Women in the United States website, which is run by the Institute for Women’s Policy Research. Basing its information on U.S. Census surveys, the organization reports that in 2013 there were 11,087 female-partner households and 9,086 male-partner households.

Nationally, according to the group’s statistics, there were 340,144 female-partner households.