Ack, they were also defining 'transgender' as a synonym of intersex! I've removed it for now.

Ryan Kaldari

On 5/24/13 8:31 AM, Jodi Schneider wrote:
There are lots of related discussions on the talk page:

Translation seems like one of the major issues!

So far, sex and gender are not distinguished as far as I can tell. 


On Wed, May 22, 2013 at 1:36 PM, Powers <> wrote:
I wonder if that's a translation issue.  English Wikipedia is mostly
concerned with gender, but other languages might only consider sex, or use
the same word for both concepts.

Powers  &8^]

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Ryan Kaldari []
> Sent: Tuesday 21 May 2013 19:07
> To: Increasing female participation in Wikimedia projects
> Subject: [Gendergap] Sex Ratios in Wikidata, Wikipedias, and VIAF
> An interesting blog post about sex ratio data from Wikipedia and Wikidata:
> Interestingly, Wikidata only allows assigning a 'sex' to a person, not a
> 'gender'.
> Ryan Kaldari

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