Ladyboys of Thailand

Many kathoey work in predominately female occupations, such as in shops, restaurants, and beauty salons, but also in factories (a reflection of Thailand’s high proportion of female industrial workers). Kathoey also work in entertainment and tourist centers, in cabarets, and as sex workers. Kathoey sex workers have high rates of HIV.     athoeys are more visible and more accepted in Thai culture than transgender people are in other countries in the world. Several popular…

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