Testing Unconscious Racial bias over any other bias

Unconscious racial bias infographic

We have revisited the 2013 statistics that examined why British people test their unconscious bias, and have found that fewer people are being encouraged by their employer to test their unconscious bias for race than in 2013,  11.5% compared to 21% in 2017.   However, more people are being influenced by the news and media in 2017, 61.%  compared to 31% in 2013.

 

Why British people tested their unconscious bias for age, gender, race and sexuality. 
Findings from four Harvard Implicit Association Tests (IAT) 2013.

2013 Work  School  Recommendation New/Literature  Websearch/ Other
 Age  47% 16% 11% 18% 7%
Gender 53% 13% 16% 13% 5%
Race 21% 22% 20% 31% 7%
Sexuality  26% 16% 19% 29% 10%

View the 2013 interactive infographic >>