A disturbing new research was put out by the CDC, saying that nearly 70% of Black feminine transgenders (those that have gone from male to feminine) at the moment have HIV, MTO Information has realized.
The Middle For Illness Management did a complete research throughout main metropolitan US cities and located that HIV charges are unacceptably excessive amongst transgender girls. The CDC is asking the research, “probably the most complete surveys of trans girls within the U.S.”
The research discovered that two-thirds of Black trans girls and greater than one-third of Hispanic trans girls surveyed throughout seven main cities have HIV.
These disturbing statistics will hopefully result in extra authorities motion – to guard the well being of transgenders in the USA.
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Based on interviews carried out in 2019 by means of early 2020 with 1,608 trans girls residing in Atlanta, Los Angeles, New Orleans, New York Metropolis, Philadelphia, San Francisco, and Seattle – 42% of respondents with a sound HIV check, had the illness.
Here is extra disturbing knowledge:
63% of individuals have been residing at or beneath the federal poverty stage and 17% had no medical health insurance.
Within the 12 months earlier than the interviews, 42% of individuals had skilled homelessness and 17% had been incarcerated.
34% of individuals stated they’d engaged in intercourse work. Trans girls are sometimes overrepresented in intercourse work — which may enhance HIV transmission threat — resulting from a scarcity of job alternatives and discrimination.
54% of trans girls surveyed skilled verbal abuse or harassment resulting from their gender identification or presentation. 15% reported being bodily pressured or verbally threatened to have undesirable sexual contact.