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'''[[Nonbinary]]'''<br>Any [[gender identity]] that is not strictly male or female all the time, and so does not fit within the [[gender binary]].
 
'''[[Nonbinary]]'''<br>Any [[gender identity]] that is not strictly male or female all the time, and so does not fit within the [[gender binary]].
 
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'''[[Transgender]]'''<br>Identifying as a gender other than the one that was [[assigned gender at birth|assigned at birth]].<ref name="note">The reason this is not the most frequent identity is that the Gender Census is open only to people who are not men or women exclusively and all of the time. ''Transgender'' is more common than ''nonbinary'', but many trans people are not nonbinary.</ref>
 
'''[[Transgender]]'''<br>Identifying as a gender other than the one that was [[assigned gender at birth|assigned at birth]].<ref name="note">The reason this is not the most frequent identity is that the Gender Census is open only to people who are not men or women exclusively and all of the time. ''Transgender'' is more common than ''nonbinary'', but many trans people are not nonbinary.</ref>
 
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'''[[Genderqueer]]'''<br>Umbrella term that refers both to non-normative [[Gender Identity|gender identity]] and [[Gender Expression|gender expression]].
 
'''[[Genderqueer]]'''<br>Umbrella term that refers both to non-normative [[Gender Identity|gender identity]] and [[Gender Expression|gender expression]].
 
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'''[[Agender]]'''<br>Not have a gender or a gender identity. Sometimes also described as having a neutral identity.
 
'''[[Agender]]'''<br>Not have a gender or a gender identity. Sometimes also described as having a neutral identity.
 
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'''[[Genderfluid]]'''<br>Gender identity that describes the experience of a gender that changes over time.
 
'''[[Genderfluid]]'''<br>Gender identity that describes the experience of a gender that changes over time.
 
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'''[[Questioning]]'''<br>Being in the process of exploring or figuring out one's gender identity.
 
'''[[Questioning]]'''<br>Being in the process of exploring or figuring out one's gender identity.
 
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'''[[Genderless]]'''<br>Alternative word for ''agender''.
 
'''[[Genderless]]'''<br>Alternative word for ''agender''.
 
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'''[[Androgyne]]'''<br>Gender identity that generally means being "between" masculinity and femininity.
 
'''[[Androgyne]]'''<br>Gender identity that generally means being "between" masculinity and femininity.
 
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'''[[Demigirl]]'''<br>Only partially identifying as a girl or woman, and sometimes partially identifying as something else.
 
'''[[Demigirl]]'''<br>Only partially identifying as a girl or woman, and sometimes partially identifying as something else.
 
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'''[[Demiboy]]'''<br>Only partially identifying as a boy or man, and sometimes partially identifying as something else.
 
'''[[Demiboy]]'''<br>Only partially identifying as a boy or man, and sometimes partially identifying as something else.
 
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'''[[Genderflux]]'''<br>Gender identity that varies in intensity over time (not to be confused with ''genderfluid'').
 
'''[[Genderflux]]'''<br>Gender identity that varies in intensity over time (not to be confused with ''genderfluid'').
 
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'''[[Demigender]]'''<br>Partially identifying with a specific gender, and sometimes as something else simultaneously (includes demigirl, demiboy, deminonbinary, and others).
 
'''[[Demigender]]'''<br>Partially identifying with a specific gender, and sometimes as something else simultaneously (includes demigirl, demiboy, deminonbinary, and others).
 
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'''[[Bigender]]'''<br>Identity that involves two distinct gender identities, either at the same time, or at different times.
 
'''[[Bigender]]'''<br>Identity that involves two distinct gender identities, either at the same time, or at different times.
 
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'''[[Neutrois]]'''<br>Someone who identifies as being non-gendered and seeks to lose the major physical signifiers that indicate gender to others.
 
'''[[Neutrois]]'''<br>Someone who identifies as being non-gendered and seeks to lose the major physical signifiers that indicate gender to others.
 
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Revision as of 17:23, 29 July 2020

Dive in!
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People

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People who represent our identities beyond the binary.

Identities

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These are the most common nonbinary identities according to the 2019 Gender Census:

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Nonbinary
Any gender identity that is not strictly male or female all the time, and so does not fit within the gender binary.

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Transgender
Identifying as a gender other than the one that was assigned at birth.[1]

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Genderqueer
Umbrella term that refers both to non-normative gender identity and gender expression.

Agender.png

Agender
Not have a gender or a gender identity. Sometimes also described as having a neutral identity.

Genderfluid.png

Genderfluid
Gender identity that describes the experience of a gender that changes over time.

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Questioning
Being in the process of exploring or figuring out one's gender identity.

Genderless symbol.png

Genderless
Alternative word for agender.

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Androgyne
Gender identity that generally means being "between" masculinity and femininity.

Demigirl.png

Demigirl
Only partially identifying as a girl or woman, and sometimes partially identifying as something else.

Demiboy.png

Demiboy
Only partially identifying as a boy or man, and sometimes partially identifying as something else.

Genderflux.png

Genderflux
Gender identity that varies in intensity over time (not to be confused with genderfluid).

Deminonbinary.png

Demigender
Partially identifying with a specific gender, and sometimes as something else simultaneously (includes demigirl, demiboy, deminonbinary, and others).

Bigender.png

Bigender
Identity that involves two distinct gender identities, either at the same time, or at different times.

Neutrois.png

Neutrois
Someone who identifies as being non-gendered and seeks to lose the major physical signifiers that indicate gender to others.

This is only the tip of the iceberg! You can check out the list of nonbinary identities for more, or just use the search bar at the top right of this page to look up your identity.

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Notes

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  1. The reason this is not the most frequent identity is that the Gender Census is open only to people who are not men or women exclusively and all of the time. Transgender is more common than nonbinary, but many trans people are not nonbinary.