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- 55% of transgender youth report being physically attacked. (GLSEN 2003). The 2003 national school climate survey.
- In 2007, a Scottish Transgender Alliance survey found that 46 per cent of 71 transgender respondents had previously experienced transphobic abuse in their relationships.
- 403 transgender people, 78% reported having been verbally harassed and 48% reported having been victims of assault, including assault with a weapon, sexual assault or rape. (Wilchins, R., Lombardi, E., Priesing, D. and Malouf, D. (1997) First national survey of transgender violence.