Table 1 Implicit and explicit measures of attitude in study 2

From: The influence of the stigma of obesity on overweight individuals

  N Mean t value Cohen's d
Implicit associations
Bad–good 39 4.3±6.2* 4.36 0.74
Lazy–motivated 40 5.6±5.3* 5.60 0.77
Stupid–smart 44 6.1±5.1* 8.01 1.04
Worthless–valuable 42 4.1±5.0* 5.26 0.71
Explicit attitudes
Bad–good 48 0.27±1.0 1.91 0.28
Lazy–motivated 48 0.92±1.2* 5.22 0.95
Stupid–smart 48 0.15±1.2 0.853 0.14
Worthless–valuable 48 0.21±0.87 1.65 0.19
  1. Means are average difference scores (scores on first attitude in the dichotomy minus the second attitude).
  2. *P<0.0001,
  3. P=0.063.