LGBT facts and figures
Focus of British organizations: Stonewall, Equality Network, LGBT Youth Scotland
Focus of U.S. organizations: Human Rights Campaign, GLAAD
British grants: Big Lottery Fund, BBC Children in Need
Revenue of British organizations: Mermaids.
Source: Stonewall’s annual reports to the Charity Commission.
Source: Equality Network’s annual reports to Companies House.
Source: LGBT Youth Scotland’s annual reports to Companies House.
Source: HRC’s annual reports.
Source: GLAAD’s annual performance reports.
Source: Database on 360 Giving.
All grants from Big Lottery Fund whose title or description includes: lesbian OR gay OR bisexual OR transgender OR transsexual OR LGBT OR LGBTQ.
Method: Sum of the value for grants whose description contains the specified text string. Description missing for some grants in 2014 and earlier years.
Source: BBC Children in Need, Grant Funded Projects ... as at November 2017.
Method: Grants identified by searching each document for the following words: lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans.
Mermaids’ annual reports to the Charity Commission;
reports for previous incarnation (charity number 1073991) obtained from the Charity Commission under Freedom of Information.
Method: Income deflated by Consumer price inflation time series.
Michael Biggs, Department of Sociology, University of Oxford