Difference Between Gender And Gender Identity


Photo by Anete Lusina from Pexels Gender and gender identity are terms that are often used interchangeably. However, their only connection is that they’re terms to describe a person. Both terms talk about different concepts, even though they’re at times used in the same conversations.


In this article, we’ll give an eye-opener to the meaning of both terms, their differences, and instances where each is applicable. Hopefully, after reading this, you’ll be able to make proper use of both terms and apply them in appropriate contexts.


We’ll start by giving brief definitions of both and other related terms – this will give the insight we need to grasp the differences between both terms.