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Situation of LGBTI’s Public Sector Employees in Turkey

December 19, 2016

The research was conducted via SurveyMonkey Pro System. In total, 75 persons constituted the sample of our research who have described themselves as lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans or intersex (LGBTI), and as working in public sector. 57 of them (76%) were staff and 18 of them (24%) were covenanted employees. 26 of these participants were interviewed face to face; the others on the hand were contacted by social media or telephone usage and then were directed to SurveyMonkey. The working areas that were targeted by the research were deliberatively chosen mainly from the education (20 persons), academy (12 persons), health (9 persons) and social service (9 persons) of the public sector as they are the areas Kaos GL can reach most, and with the intent of narrowing the wide public sector. Distribution of the sexual orientations and gender identities stated by our 75 participants in total are presented in following the tables. 

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