Correlational findings

Study European Union FRA (2020): study NL 2019

18+ aged lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender people, Netherlands, 2019
Survey name
N =
Non Response
Questionnaire: Conputer Assisted Web Interview (CAWI)


Authors's Label
Transgender subgroups
Our Classification
Transgender: feels uncomfortable in sex assigned at birth, some underwent sex reassignment Transsexual: usually underwent sex reassignment Gender variant: non-conforming gender identity or expression Queer: all non-conforming sexual or gender identities, in this case non-conforming gender identity or expression
Related specification variables
Self report on single question:
'How would you describe your current gender identity? Please select which of the following categories fits you the best.'
a A trans woman
b A trans man
c A cross-dressing woman
d A cross-dressing man
e Non-binary
f Genderqueer
g Gender-fluid
h Agender
i Polygender
j Other, please specify
k Prefer not to say
l Don't know

This question was asked to all respondents  who answered yes to the question 'Are/were you a transgender person? The term trans is used in this survey as a broad umbrella term that includes all those who are transgender, non-binary, gender variant, polygender, agender, gender-fluid, cross dressers, transsexual, or men and women with a transsexual past, and other terms. - yes/no'

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-SLu-c-sq-n-11-f DM = TRANSGENDER IDENTITY     M life-satisfaction
Trans woman              6,2
Trans person             6,9
Trans man                6,4
Polygender               -
Non-binary               6,3
Genderqueer              6,4
Gender-fluid             6,5*
Cross-dresser            -
Agender                  7,1

List of transgender types as reported in the data file. These categories do not quite fit the options in the questionnaire