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Table 3 Bivariate correlations between variables at individual level

From: Acceptance of sexual minorities, discrimination, social capital and health and well-being: a cross-European study among members of same-sex and opposite-sex couples

   1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7.
1. Age Spearman’s rho coefficient       
2. Gendera Spearman’s rho coefficient −0.094*      
3. Educational years Spearman’s rho coefficient −0.252** −0.069     
4. Same-sex partnershipb Spearman’s rho coefficient −0.022 0.001 −0.016    
5. Discriminationc Spearman’s rho coefficient −0.139** 0.019 0.172** 0.231**   
6. Individual social capital Spearman’s rho coefficient 0.013 −0.173** 0.281** 0.127* 0.074  
7. Self-rated health Spearman’s rho coefficient −0.353** −0.035 0.240** 0.011 −0.020 0.204**
8. Subjective well-being Spearman’s rho coefficient −0.087* −0.054 0.155** 0.045 0.052 0.450** 0.332**
  1. a1 = male, 0 = female;
  2. b1 = Individual living with same-sex partner, 0 = Individual living with opposite-sex partner;
  3. c1 = Discriminated against based on sexuality, 0 = Not discriminated against based on sexuality
  4. *Correlation is significant at the 0.05 level (2-tailed);
  5. **Correlation is significant at the 0.01 level (2-tailed);