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Table 3 Correlations between measures of discrimination and attitudes by experiment and participant group

From: The target/perpetrator brief-implicit association test (B-IAT): an implicit instrument for efficiently measuring discrimination based on race/ethnicity, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, weight, and age

    Measures of Discrimination
Measures of Attitudes Experiment Participant Group Target/Perpetrator B-IAT
(Implicit Discrimination)
Explicit Group Discrimination Explicit Individual Discrimination
r r r
Good/Bad B-IAT (Implicit Attitude) Racism People of Color −0.14 −0.15 −0.06
White −0.28* −0.03 0.15
Sexism Female −0.23* −0.18 − 0.01
Male −0.20 −0.20 − 0.00
Heterosexism LGBQ −0.27* −0.23 − 0.14
Straight −0.18 −0.20 − 0.07
Transphobia Trans −0.17 0.04 −0.14
Cis −0.12 0.16 −0.04
Ageism Older −0.38* 0.22 0.14
Younger −0.11 − 0.10 −0.09
Fatphobia Heavy −0.12 −0.16 0.03
Not heavy 0.08 −0.10 −0.01
Explicit Attitude Racism People of Color −0.21 −0.10 − 0.38**
White −0.06 −0.02 0.01
Sexism Female −0.35** −0.21 − 0.18
Male −0.04 −0.09 − 0.05
Heterosexism LGBQ −0.10 −0.06 − 0.30**
Straight −0.23 −0.20 − 0.16
Transphobia Trans 0.09 −0.25* −0.43**
Cis −0.29* −0.21 − 0.28*
Ageism Older 0.04 −0.29 0.09
Younger −0.07 0.17 0.10
Fatphobia Heavy 0.03 0.15 0.01
Not heavy −0.19 0.20 0.16
  1. *p < 0.05 (2-sided); ** p < 0.01 (2-sided)