Thai Transgenders in Focus: Demographics, Transitions and Identities

  title={Thai Transgenders in Focus: Demographics, Transitions and Identities},
  author={Sam Winter},
  journal={International Journal of Transgenderism},
  pages={15 - 27}
  • S. Winter
  • Published 14 June 2006
  • Psychology
  • International Journal of Transgenderism
ABSTRACT Data was analysed for a sample of 195 Thai transgendered females (i.e., male-to-female (MtF) transgenders) who had completed a questionnaire covering, inter alia, demographics, transition histories and sexual/gender identities. Mean age was 25.4 years. For demographic data, we found that our participants were often among the youngest in their family, that females played a prominent role in their lives (often rearing them without any male help), and that around one in five brothers… Expand
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