It is important to understand with each letter of LGBTQ+ is a community of its own. Overall, it is shown that 32.8% of those within the LGBTQ+ community smoke, a rate that is 68% in the general population.
Despite growing social acceptance, the LGBTQ+ population continue to face barriers with the health service.
Further information and reading
Macmillan Cancer Support - Supporting LGBT People with Cancer
Macmillan Guidance Supporting Lebian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans People with Cancer
Macmillan Cancer Support: LGBT+ cancer forum