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Table 2 Perceived Discrimination (n = 220)

From: Perceived discrimination and depression among low-income Latina male-to-female transgender women

Perceived Discrimination Never Couple Times a Month Once or Twice a Week Daily
1. How often have you been treated with less courtesy than other people for being transgender? 51 (23%) 107 (49%) 37 (17%) 25 (11%)
2. How often have you been treated with less respect than other people for being transgender? 35 (16%) 115 (52%) 42 (19%) 28 (13%)
3. How often have you received poorer service than other people at restaurants or stores for being transgender? 92 (42%) 91 (41%) 27 (12%) 10 (5%)
4. How often have people acted as if they are afraid of you for being transgender? 82 (37%) 94 (43%) 24 (11%) 20 (9%)
5. How often have you been called names or insulted for being transgender? 27 (12%) 95 (43%) 36 (16%) 62 (28%)
6. How often have you been threatened or harassed for being transgender? 61 (28%) 103 (47%) 23 (11%) 33 (15%)
7. How often have you been followed around in stores, the street or other places for being transgender? 70 (32%) 87 (40%) 33 (15%) 30 (14%)
8. How often have you been made fun of for being transgender? 32 (15%) 90 (41%) 32 (15%) 66 (30%)
9. How often have you been physically assaulted for being transgender? 107 (49%) 90 (41%) 9 (4%) 14 (6%)
10. How often do people think that you were a sex worker for being transgender? 42 (19%) 62 (28%) 23 (11%) 93 (42%)
11. How often do people think that you have a mental problem because you are transgender? 72 (33%) 59 (27%) 16 (7%) 73 (33%)
12. How often do people think that you abuse street drugs or alcohol because you are transgender? 90 (41%) 53 (24%) 19 (%) 58 (26%)
13. How often do people think that you are HIV positive or have an STI because you are transgender? 58 (26%) 75 (34%) 15 (7%) 72 (33%)
14. How often were you in a situation that you thought people felt sorry for you? 80 (36%) 88 (40%) 17 (8%) 35 (16%)
15. How often do you feel that people around you are uncomfortable because you are transgender? 54 (25%) 95 (43%) 25 (11%) 46 (21%)