People take part in the Tokyo Rainbow Pride parade on April 27, 2014. Photo: AFP People take part in the Tokyo Rainbow Pride parade on April 27, 2014. Photo: AFP
People take part in the Tokyo Rainbow Pride parade on April 27, 2014. Photo: AFP

In Japan, one in four LGBTQ people have been forcibly outed: survey

  • The survey of more than 10,000 respondents found transgender men were most likely to have their identities exposed without their consent, at 53.6 per cent
  • However, two in three people indicated Japanese society was more welcoming towards LGBTQ people as compared with five years ago

Topic |   Japan
People take part in the Tokyo Rainbow Pride parade on April 27, 2014. Photo: AFP People take part in the Tokyo Rainbow Pride parade on April 27, 2014. Photo: AFP
People take part in the Tokyo Rainbow Pride parade on April 27, 2014. Photo: AFP
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