Sex reassignment therapy (srt) is an umbrella term for all medical treatments related to sex reassignment of both transgender and intersex people. Today, according to the institutes newest survey, there are about 1. The new survey drew from a larger centers for disease control (cdc) database to get the estimate, double the institutes previous estimate, and a much higher number than researchers in earlier years. 3 percent of the united states population is comprised of trans people, or roughly 700,000 individuals, per the williams institute. The williams institute came to their estimate by averaging the findings from two sets of survey data, one from california and one from massachusetts they published their results in 2011. This article addresses the history of transgender people in the united states from prior to western contact until the present. European transgender people have been present in the land now known as the united states at least since the early 1600s. Before western contact, some native american tribes had third gender people whose social roles varied from tribe to tribe. Of transgender, what? You see, this is why using transgender as a noun is bad. How many types of tall are there? How many types of short are there? Just how many types of fat are there? If you mean how many types of transgender people are out ther. Many estimates are based on the number of people who get genital reconstructive surgery each year, but these numbers are inaccurate, since many people cant afford or dont want such surgery. According to the williams institutes numbers (pdf), approximately 0. 66 of texans (around 125,000 people) identify as transgender. The estimates are based on data from the centers for disease. With the commutation of her prison sentence by president barack obama, now set for release in may 2017, she and will re-enter a society bitterly divided over many aspects of transgender rights. most men on this planet will not experience the transgender sex experience due to a combination of social conditioning and internalized inhibitions they are missing out big time. The whole experience is further enhanced due to the novelty factor and the knowledge that most men will go to the grave without experiencing this. This accords well with the dutch survey mentioned here (an english version is found in the footnotes), which suggests that of dutch adults in the a.