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Table 3 Correlates of TYPE of discrimination reported (n=12,213)

From: Who experiences discrimination in Brazil? Evidence from a large metropolitan region

  In Health services At work In the family In Social occasions In Other situations
Black skin color 0.71 1.75* 2.41* 1.96*** 1.31
(versus white) 0.33,1.55 1.10,2.81 1.16,5.02 1.32,2.92 0.68,2.51
Brown skin color 0.81 0.71 1.03 0.5*** 0.75
(versus white) 0.49,1.31 0.48,1.04 0.55,1.96 0.35,0.73 0.46,1.22
30-39 years old 1.45 1.47* 0.92 1.11 1.34
(versus 20–29 years) 0.94,2.23 1.07,2.01 0.57,1.48 0.83,1.50 0.93,1.94
40-49 1.1 1.43* 1.05 1.07 0.88
(versus 20–29 years) 0.70,1.72 1.05,1.96 0.63,1.74 0.80,1.43 0.58,1.34
50-59 1.14 1.13 1.11 0.82 1.01
(versus 20–29 years) 0.71,1.85 0.78,1.64 0.64,1.95 0.58,1.16 0.65,1.59
60+ 0.8 0.62* 0.55 0.62* 0.6
(versus 20–29 years) 0.45,1.41 0.39,1.00 0.29,1.03 0.42,0.93 0.34,1.04
Female 1.33* 1.01 1.24 1.01 1.06
(versus male) 1.01,1.76 0.83,1.23 0.91,1.70 0.84,1.21 0.83,1.35
Poorest wealth quintile 1.62* 1.15 1.08 0.89 0.81
(versus top 4 quintiles) 1.08,2.42 0.86,1.52 0.69,1.68 0.66,1.18 0.56,1.18
4-7 years schooling 1.07 0.98 1.22 1.02 1.02
(versus <4 years) 0.67,1.72 0.62,1.56 0.72,2.07 0.70,1.50 0.62,1.68
8-11 years schooling 1.28 1.59 1.16 1.13 1.04
(versus <4 years) 0.76,2.17 0.99,2.56 0.63,2.14 0.75,1.69 0.62,1.74
12+ years schooling 1 1.97* 1.19 1.16 1
(versus <4 years) 0.50,2.00 1.15,3.36 0.55,2.61 0.73,1.85 0.53,1.89
Some health problems 1.56* 2.15*** 2.33*** 1.95*** 1.87***
(versus few) 1.07,2.28 1.63,2.83 1.58,3.44 1.50,2.53 1.31,2.67
Many health problems 4.45*** 4.11*** 6.24*** 4.32*** 3.99***
(versus few) 3.01,6.59 3.06,5.52 4.09,9.50 3.32,5.62 2.83,5.64
Lowest social status 1.28 1.43** 1.5* 1.26* 1.32
(versus highest 2 tertiles) 0.98,1.69 1.15,1.79 1.07,2.11 1.01,1.57 0.98,1.79
Lowest social trust 1.1 1.48** 1.55* 1.35* 1.04
(versus highest 2 categories) 0.76,1.58 1.14,1.91 1.04,2.31 1.04,1.76 0.72,1.50
BH city 0.79 0.82 1.58 0.75 0.93
(non-BH city dweller) 0.51,1.22 0.59,1.14 0.91,2.72 0.55,1.03 0.59,1.47
BH city* Black 0.82 1.97* 2.32* 2.12** 2.86***
(versus non BH, white) 0.39,1.75 1.09,3.57 1.07,5.03 1.34,3.37 1.58,5.17
BH city* Brown 0.9 1.02 1.43 0.85 1.19
(versus non BH, white) 0.58,1.38 0.74,1.41 0.79,2.56 0.63,1.16 0.78,1.82
  1. Figures are odds ratios and 95% confidence intervals from logistic regression. Results are adjusted for complex sample design and include sample weights.
  2. *p<0.05; ** p<0.01; ***p<0.001.