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Table 3 Correlations between sexual minority stigma, social support, resilience, and sexual minority identity among YMSMs

From: Chained multimediator model of sexual orientation disclosure, sexual minority stigma, sexual minority identity, social support, and resilience among ymsms

Variables Mean (SD) 2 3 4 5 6
Sexual Orientation Disclosure = Yes (N = 188)  
1. Sexual minority stigma 15.49 (3.02) 0.86** 0.65**  − 0.25**  − 0.26**  − 0.40**
2. Perceived stigma 7.95 (2.34)   0.17*  − 0.24**  − 0.20**  − 0.40**
3. Enacted stigma 7.54 (1.55)     − 0.14*  − 0.20*  − 0.18*
4. Social support 65.98 (11.18)     0.56** 0.51**
5. Resilience 37.40 (8.57)      0.67**
6. Sexual minority identity 104.12 (21.10)      
Sexual Orientation Disclosure = No (N = 157)  
1. Sexual minority stigma 16.21 (2.74) 0.84** 0.51**  − 0.26**  − 0.15*  − 0.29**
2. Perceived stigma 8.72 (2.36)   0.04  − 0.21**  − 0.07**  − 0.26**
3. Enacted stigma 7.50 (1.50)     − 0.14*  − 0.16*  − 0.13
4. Social support 63.19 (11.13)     0.45** 0.28**
5. Resilience 35.39 (7.73)      0.43**
6. Sexual minority identity 95.35 (16.67)      
  1. Note: **p < 0.001, *p < 0.05. Weight was considered when estimating correlations