And if one is Transgender, then their situation can become even more dire. In fact, 22-64% of Transgender people reported earning less than $25,000 per year, with 60-64% of all Transgender persons live in poverty. Transgender individuals experience high hate-crime rates, health care and job discrimination.
Poverty in LGBT* Community, Joshua Fisher
Yet we are expected to spend thousands on hormones, surgeries, binders, and packers, etc to just exist.