Reported Deaths of 93 Murdered Trans Persons from January 2010 to June 2010

World Regions/Countries Latin America
Argentina Brazil Colombia Dominican Republic Ecuador Guatemala Honduras Mexico Peru Venezuela

77
2 40 1 2 1 14 2 9 2 4

Europe
Italy Turkey

5
1 4

North America
U.S.A. (including 2 cases in Puerto Rico)

7
7

Asia
Indonesia Malaysia Pakistan Thailand

4
1 1 1 1

Total

93

Months
January February March April May June Not reported 14 10 16 15 17 8 13

Total Cause of Death
Shot Stabbed Beaten Strangled Dismembered Slashed throat Stoned Thrown out of a window Run over by car Not reported

93

39 14 15 3 3 1 1 1 1 15

Total

93

Location of Death
Street Home Hospital Public place Hotel Beach Car Shop Not reported 6 4 4 1 2 1 3 2 70

Total

93

Profession
Sex worker Merchant Student Performer Beauty Shop owner Artist Lawyer Waitress Not reported 25 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 61

Total Age
14-17 18-19 20-29 30-39 40-49 50-59 60-69 Not reported

93

3 4 25 14 4 1 1 41

Total

93

Data collected and tables composed by Carsten Balzer and Jan Hutta for the “Trans Murder Monitoring” project, a subproject of Transgender Europe’s “Transrespect versus Transphobia Worldwide” research project.

Sources:
“Transrespect versus Transphobia Worldwide” research project (www.transrespecttransphobia.org) and Partner Organization: Grupo Gay da Bahia (www.ggb.org.br)

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