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A number of studies looking at human sexuality report that up to one in ten people are same-sex attracted. Same-sex attracted young people around the world come from a diverse range of social, cultural and racial backgrounds.
It's still often difficult to tell other people about your sexuality, even though today many people are more accepting. In some cultures it is impossible to tell others without being rejected.
The Reachout website has several topics on coming out including
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