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Injustice at Every Turn: A Report of the National Transgender Discrimination Survey

  title={Injustice at Every Turn: A Report of the National Transgender Discrimination Survey},
  author={Jaime M. Grant and Lisa A. Jd Motter and Justin Tanis},
Transgender and gender non-conforming people face rampant discrimination in every area of life: education, employment, family life, public accommodations, housing, health, police and jails, and ID documents. This data is so shocking that it will change the way you think about transgender people and it should change the way you advocate. The National Transgender Discrimination Survey was conducted by the National Gay and Lesbian Task Force and the National Center for Transgender Equality. 

Transgender social inclusion and equality: a pivotal path to development

Transgender people's experience globally is that of extreme social exclusion that translates into increased vulnerability to HIV, other diseases, including mental health conditions, limited access to education and employment, and loss of opportunities for economic and social advancement.

Define “Sex”: Legal Outcomes for Transgender Individuals in the United States

Transgender individuals have unique experiences with the law. Legal protections against pervasive discrimination have come slowly and, in some cases, not at all. Through litigation, attorneys in the

The Problem of Transgender Marginalization and Exclusion

Dialogue about lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) people remains undervalued in Human Resource Development (HRD). Most of HRD’s LGBT-related research has focused on sexual orientation,

Inside and Out: Black Trans Women Incarcerated in the South

THE INTERSECTIONAL IDENTITIES OF PEOPLE WHO ARE INCARCERATED have deep repercussions for their quality of life in prison including their mental and physical health and safety. Variations in identity

Transgender Individuals’ Access to College Housing and Bathrooms: Findings from the National Transgender Discrimination Survey

Within higher education settings, transgender people are at risk for discrimination and harassment within housing and bathrooms. Yet, few have examined this topic using quantitative data or compared

Unequal Treatment of Transgender Individuals in Domestic Violence and Rape Crisis Programs

ABSTRACT Transgender people often face barriers in accessing culturally competent domestic violence and rape crisis services, yet few studies have used a national sample of transgender people to

Perceptions of police: Experiences in the trans* community

ABSTRACT Transgender people have more frequent and negative interactions with police by way of brutality, unwarranted stops, and detainments on the basis of gender identity (Amnesty International,

“Your Picture Looks the Same as My Picture”: An Examination of Passing in Transgender Communities

Transgender people remain one of the groups most susceptible to discrimination in the U.S. Previous studies have examined the discrimination and stress transgender people face, but few studies have

Gender Discrimination Effects on Health Outcomes and Behaviors among African-American Transgender Women in Atlanta

INTRODUCTION: Transgender women's experiences of violence and transphobia can negatively affect health outcomes and influence health behavior. Transgender women and especially African-American

Gender inequality: Nonbinary transgender people in the workplace

Abstract This study uses the National Transgender Discrimination Survey to evaluate the employment outcomes of nonbinary transgender people (those who identify as a gender other than man or woman).



Deaths: final data for 2002.

  • K. KochanekS. L. MurphyR. AndersonC. Scott
  • Medicine
    National vital statistics reports : from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Vital Statistics System
  • 2004
Generally, mortality patterns in 2002 were consistent with long-term trends, and life expectancy in 2002 increased again to a new record level, and the age-adjusted death rate declined to a record low historical figure.

Current Population Survey

The CPS is a monthly survey of about 50,000 households conducted by the Bureau of the Census for the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The survey has been conducted for more than 50 years. This is all

The Department of Housing and Urban Development

This chapter presents the budget estimates and program justifications for the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). HUD’s core mission is to promote adequate and affordable housing,

The national center for health statistics

Current Population Survey: Enrollment Status of the Population 3 Years Old and Over, by Sex, Age, Race, Hispanic Origin, Foreign Born, and Foreign-Born

  • Table 1

iii General population data is from U.S. Census Bureau Current Population Survey

  • Annual Social and Economic Supplement
  • 2008

Because you are transgender/gender non-conforming, has one or two of these things happened to you

  • When we say

Mistreatment" includes harassment and bullying, physical or sexual assault, discrimination, or expulsion from school at any level based on gender identity/expression

    viii The overall sample reported an HIV infection rate of 2.6% compared to .6% in the general population

    • People of color in the sample reported substantially higher rates: 24.9% of African-Americans, 10.9% of Latino/as, 7.0% of American Indians, and 3.7% of Asian-Americans in the study reported being HIV positive
    • 2007

    U.S. Census Bureau Current Population Survey Annual Social and Economic Supplement

    • U.S. Census Bureau Current Population Survey Annual Social and Economic Supplement
    • 2008