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Table 2 Means, Standard Deviations (SD), Coefficient Alphas (α) and Pearson correlations of the personality-related measures

From: Interpersonal discrimination and depressive symptomatology: examination of several personality-related characteristics as potential confounders in a racial/ethnic heterogeneous adult sample

Measures Mean S.D. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7
1. CESD 1.86 0.58 ___       
2. Discrimination 0.75 0.78 −0.309*** ___      
3. Hostility 2.56 0.62 −0.323*** −0.207*** ___     
4. Anger repression 2.12 0.67 −0.318*** −0.170*** −0.176*** ___    
5. Anger expression 1.61 0.58 −0.200*** −0.202*** −0.131*** −0.230*** ___   
6. Pessimism 1.96 0.77 −0.373*** −0.070*** −0.402*** −0.146*** −0.119*** ___  
7. Optimism 3.27 0.63 −0.205*** −0.081*** −0.002*** −0.107*** −0.117*** −0.185*** ___
8. Self-esteem 3.40 0.59 −0.466*** −0.143*** −0.211*** −0.222*** −0.216*** −0.460*** 0.384***
  1. Note: ***p < 0.001, two tailed.