Table 1

Demographics of trans participants by gender identity and cisgender participants

DemographicTrans men (n=147)Trans women (n=88)Non-binary (n=244)In another way (n=21)Trans total (n=500)Cisgender total (n=3007)
n%n%n%n%n%n%
Sexuality***
 Gay/lesbian/homosexual28191719572331410521222874
 Bisexual4027313539163141132359220
 Straight/heterosexual14101113520030660.2
 Queer372589813352413126923
 Asexual754519831433790.3
 In another way2114161843187338717793
Has sex with***
 Men10471566413756125730962213871
 Women10068657418877125736573159053
 Non-binary714845511646712572925843715
Age band (years)***
 18–249665313512350104826052102034
 25–3435241922833483814529119340
 35–4913926303314210741561921
 50+32101142151841706
Ethnicity
 White14397869822793188647495288996
 Person of colour43221563142451144
Country of birth
 UK13390788920584167643286263488
 Not UK8533291231443930710
Education***
 University or higher463137421215083821242174158
 Qualifications at 18 years79543540103428382254589830
 Qualifications at 16 years or lower19131214167314501029610
Work status***
 Full-time38263742803394316433177459
 Part-time1712121422941955112769
 Student5135151770292101382855018
 Unemployed15106719815418853
 Other (sick leave, retired, carer)241617194619524921829810
Relationship status***
 Living with partner35242225712973313527117539
 Relationship not living with partner4531212465275241362768023
 Relationship with multiple6456219210347692
 Single61414045873673319539107936
Location**
 Outside London13693788922893157145791264388
 London858914662936734712
Country*
 England11276697818174199038176242381
 Northern Ireland1133520092913
 Scotland20141214341415671331010
 Wales11722229153671666
Recent sexual health clinic attendance***42291720682952513227107536
Ever had an HIV test***6545445012451115222449105164
  • Significance between cisgender and trans participants.

  • *p<0.05 **p<0.01 ***p<0.001.