Our sense of gender identity is innate and is personal to each individual. When you think about your own gender identity you will realise that it is a core part of your sense of being. No one had to tell you who or what you are, you just instinctively knew.
The majority of us have a gender identity that matches the sex we were assigned at birth and they are referred to as Cisgender. Approximately 1% of the population have a gender identity that does not match the sex assigned at birth. These people are referred to as Trans or Transgender, but what does that mean?
It can mean many different gender identities from Binary to