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Spain tops global rankings in support for transgender rights

Published on January 19, 2017

Spains has topped the list for public support of transgender rights.

A poll by Buzzfeed in 23 countries, discovered that 77% of respondents in Spain believe people should be able to use the bathroom of the sex they most identify with, compared with 62% in the UK and just 47% in the US.

A further 87% of Spaniards agreed that transgender people should be protected from discrimination by the government, compared to 78% in the UK and a lower 71% in the US.


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