Largest Transgender Survey Ever in U.S. Reveals High Rates of Sexual Assault, Suicide, HIV, Prostitution

A gay rights organization recently published the largest survey of transgender people ever attempted in the United States.

A gay rights organization recently published the largest survey of transgender people ever attempted in the United States.

The National Center for Transgender Equality (NCTE) surveyed 27,715 self-described transgenders in 2015 and analyzed the results of their self-reported experiences.

Both transgender rights advocates and those who believe transgenderism needs healing would agree that the NCTE survey shows transgender life is anything but gay. Responses reflected a special interest group that as a whole feels victimized and discriminated against in the wider community. The survey also revealed that violence is a common facet of transgender life.

Nearly half (47 percent) of transgender participants said they experienced being sexually assaulted at some point in their lifetime. No follow-up questions probed the possibility of cause-and-effect, or asked whether respondents felt past sexual assault led them to reject their birth gender.

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