Galop report: Transphobic hate crime report 2020

Trans people are under such high rates of physical, sexual, and verbal attack that more than half feel less able to leave their home, says new research by LGBT+ anti-violence charity Galop.

The research finds that in the last 12 months:

4 in 5 respondents had experienced a form of transphobic hate crime.

1 in 4 had experienced transphobic physical assault or the threat of physical assault.

Nearly 1 in 5 had experienced transphobic sexual assault or the threat of sexual assault.

Nearly 7 in 10 said that their daily routine had ben affected by transphobia, with more than 5 in 10 feeling less able to leave the house.

Only 1 in 7 respondents reported their experience to the police.

7 in 10 felt that the police could not help them.

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