It is sometimes assumed that the trans population is so small that the impact on data accuracy of … [Read more...] about Small misclassification errors when collecting data on sex can have a large distortive effects in analysis.
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Sex in the Census: The UK is losing robust data on sex and the framing of the sex question in the … [Read more...] about Sex in the Census: Our legal challenge to stop the ONS redefining sex
It has emerged that the ONS has reversed its decision not to allow self-identified answers to the … [Read more...] about ONS boss reverses commitment to collecting high quality sex data in Census.
Sex and gender identity are two different things Everyone has a sex and some people say they have a … [Read more...] about Stop conflating sex and gender identity – they are two different things!
The UK's National Statistician and head of the ONS, Professor Ian Diamond, has confirmed that the … [Read more...] about ONS boss confirms sex question in the Census will no longer be about how you self-identify
We know that the vast majority of Child Sexual Abuse (CSA) is committed by the male sex. The annual … [Read more...] about Fact check: Are more women really sexually abusing children?