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Intersectionality Calculator

You may have heard of intersectionality - "the theory that the overlap of various social identities, such as race, gender, and sexuality, define your level of systemic oppression" - but don't know how to compare your oppression with others. Now, you can!

Simply adjust the sliders below according to your identity factors to see your intersectionality score.

Simply adjust the sliders below according to your identity factors to see your intersectionality score.

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Move sliders to the amount you identify as each below.

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Why sliders?
We believe that people fit along a spectrum of identities. For example, you might be slightly bisexual, somewhat poor, Jewish but rarely wear a yarmulke, and native born but travel frequently abroad. By having the option to be 'somewhere in the middle', this gives a more accurate assessment of your intersectionality score.

How can I improve my score?
Unfortunately, you are born with most of your intersectional factors. However, you can make some improvement to your score by getting more involved with Islam or Judaism, donate all excess wealth to charity, or explore the wild side of your sexuality. The easiest way to improve your score, however, is to champion the intersectionality of your more-marginalized friends. You may award yourself up to 5 points depending on the level of your activism.

Why include religion?
Some have commented that the religious sliders are anti-Semitic, Islamophobic, atheistophobic or possibly even Christianophobic. They are included to show that a complete intersectionality score embraces the diversity of religious thought if they are of a minority groups.

What about peanut allergies?
We know that 100s of other factors such political affiliation, height, attractiveness, weight and even peanut allergies can impact your personal intersectionality score. Hopefully, we will be able to address these factors in the future.

What's the goal here?
We hope that this calculator will help fight racism, sexism, ableism, ageism, anti-Semitism, biphobia, cissexism, classism, homophobia, Islamophobia, transphobia, ethnocentrism, xenophobia and discrimination (even prejudice) of all forms regardless of your race, country of origin, sexual orientation (e.g., bisexual, nonbinary, intersex, lesbian, queer, transgender, or asexual). We are for social justice and equity!

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I find it ironic that you've posted a quote stating that people shouldn't be judged by the color of their skin, but then literally link a numeric value to that attribute.
Score: 9 in Canada
If you’re ever having a hard time trying to figure out why Donald Trump won in 2016 (and why he’s going to win again in 2020), all you need to do is look at this page.
Score: 97 in Pittsburgh, PA
Am I the only one who notices the hypocrisy of placing quotes about how judging people their arbitrary features is wrong on a calculator whose very function is to judge you based on your arbitrary features?
Score: ? in Canada
Why does this test make a judgement on the basis of race while including a quote from MLK calling for not judging people on the basis of their race, but the content of their character? WTF? He would probably be disgusted by a site like this.
Score: 12 in Fredonia, WI
You people are why Trump will win in 2020. Keep America Great.
Score: 36 in Salina, KS
Imagine having a webpage about tolerance while stereotyping people because of their borning conditions. Oh wait...
Score: 16 in Spain
As a black homosexual female (because apparently my opinion matters more if you know these factors),
I can confirm that this is bullshit
Score: 74 in Santa Maria, CA
Please Lord, make this a satirical website. I can't bear to think real human persons were behind this hard-boiled bullshit.
Score: 100 in New Zealand
Oh the irony of quoting MLK Jr while giving people more or less points based on race.
Score: 10
This is extremely discriminatory and I’m an African American. This is why America is divided, crap like this is ruining us all!
Score: 18 in United Kingdom
Where can I use my privilege to pay my bills guys?
Score: 14 in United Kingdom
Fuck anyone who takes this shit seriously
Score: 1 in United States
"Oppressed."

These SJWs wouldn't know oppression if it gave them oral sex. Wanna see REAL oppression?? Be a proletariat class in North Korea. 15 hours a day for a bowl of rice a day. And you get beaten with the butt of that AK 47 pointed at your head just for asking for more food.
On a serious note, did The Church of Scientology turn woke with this retarded theory and quiz??
Score: ? in Australia
Your score is racist and divisive
Score: 28 in Canada
Im a white straight Male but i identify as a gay black dog who is part jewish and struggling to tell my parents about my girlfriend who identifies as a unicorn...you guys should broaden the test to get more accurate results.
Score: 17 in United States
This might possibly be the dumbest thing I've ever seen on the internet.
Score: 22 in Phenix City, AL
Leftist here: this is cringeworthy
Score: 46 in Zellwood, FL
This is bullshit
Score: 13 in Australia
I'm still voting for President Trump's reelection.
Score: 85 in Hemet, CA
Nothing says, "eliminate prejudice," quite like assigning an arbitrary number ranking for you to be judged by. And if you dont like your number, you can always turn gay or convert to a whole new religion. Why base job promotions on skill or merit when you can use an arbitrary number calculated using imagined slights or grievances? And dont forget, this isnt just about equality, it's about money too! If you're an oppressor, just straight up hand a bunch of cash over to a brown person to make things equal; It's the only thing that makes sense!
Score: 93 in Parker, CO
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Score: 29
19 minutes ago in Coldwater, MI
Score: 15
20 minutes ago in United States
Score: 34
25 minutes ago in Cupertino, CA
Score: 13
47 minutes ago in Livingston, NJ
Score: 23
48 minutes ago in United Kingdom
Score: 51
54 minutes ago in Arlington Heights, IL
Score: 23
59 minutes ago in Palmdale, CA
1,295,044 Total Scores Calculated

What is an Intersectionality Score?
It's an easy and effective way to measure the systematic oppression and discrimination faced by an individual due to their multiple identity factors. Having a high Intersectionality Score means being faced with more challenges to get ahead than someone who has a lower score.

How can they be used?
The scores has many practical uses. Primarily, it can be used to help those who are historically marginalized. In an office setting, you can easily identify those who may have unique, and most often overlooked or disregarded perspectives. You can give exclusive opportunties and promotions to people with high intersectionality scores so that they become more represented in positions of power. We also suggest every group meeting to begin with everyone sharing their intersectionality scores.


The most powerful use of Intersectionality is to identify oppressors and encourage them to share their privilege (and money) with the victims of their oppression. This would produce a more inclusive outcome and improve overall diversity.

How can I improve my score?
Unfortunately, you are born with most of your intersectional factors. However, you can make some improvement to your score by getting more involved with Islam or Judaism, donate all excess wealth to charity, or explore the wild side of your sexuality. The easiest way to improve your score, however, is to champion the intersectionality of your more-marginalized friends. You may award yourself up to 5 points depending on the level of your activism.

Can I use this calculator on others?
Yes! Many people say that they enjoy calculating the intersectional scores of others so they can easily identify and help those who are faced with systemic oppression. Once you know which of your friends have higher scores, you might find that you have something to learn from them.

Can I be accused of being oppressive even if I have a high score?
Yes, having a high intersectionality score doesn't completely immunize you from being called an oppressor. You may be vulnerable to "weakest link" attacks - that is, being called an oppressor on any of the intersectionality factors by those disadvantaged in that factor. For example, a gay black man could still be accused of being a misogynist by women or a poor, immigrant woman could be called transphobic by a transperson. Again, we suggest you publicly show your support for more oppressed groups regardless of your feelings.

How are the scores calculated?
We carefully consider the factors that make up various forms of social pressure and oppression. Then, using multivariable analysis, we are able to calculate the contribution that each factor has on an individual relative to their demographic size.

Why sliders?
We believe that people fit along a spectrum of identities. For example, you might be slightly bisexual, somewhat poor, Jewish but rarely wear a yarmulke, and native born but travel frequently abroad. By having the option to be 'somewhere in the middle', this gives a more accurate assessment of your intersectionality score.


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Intersectionality Scores by Percent

As you can see below, intersectional scores are as diverse as the people they represent. The majority of people have low intersectional scores which mean they have more inherent privilege than others.
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Recent Comments View More

I find it ironic that you've posted a quote stating that people shouldn't be judged by the color of their skin, but then literally link a numeric value to that attribute.
Score: 9 in Canada
If you’re ever having a hard time trying to figure out why Donald Trump won in 2016 (and why he’s going to win again in 2020), all you need to do is look at this page.
Score: 97 in Pittsburgh, PA
Am I the only one who notices the hypocrisy of placing quotes about how judging people their arbitrary features is wrong on a calculator whose very function is to judge you based on your arbitrary features?
Score: ? in Canada
Why does this test make a judgement on the basis of race while including a quote from MLK calling for not judging people on the basis of their race, but the content of their character? WTF? He would probably be disgusted by a site like this.
Score: 12 in Fredonia, WI
You people are why Trump will win in 2020. Keep America Great.
Score: 36 in Salina, KS
Imagine having a webpage about tolerance while stereotyping people because of their borning conditions. Oh wait...
Score: 16 in Spain
As a black homosexual female (because apparently my opinion matters more if you know these factors),
I can confirm that this is bullshit
Score: 74 in Santa Maria, CA
Please Lord, make this a satirical website. I can't bear to think real human persons were behind this hard-boiled bullshit.
Score: 100 in New Zealand
Oh the irony of quoting MLK Jr while giving people more or less points based on race.
Score: 10
This is extremely discriminatory and I’m an African American. This is why America is divided, crap like this is ruining us all!
Score: 18 in United Kingdom
Where can I use my privilege to pay my bills guys?
Score: 14 in United Kingdom
Fuck anyone who takes this shit seriously
Score: 1 in United States
"Oppressed."

These SJWs wouldn't know oppression if it gave them oral sex. Wanna see REAL oppression?? Be a proletariat class in North Korea. 15 hours a day for a bowl of rice a day. And you get beaten with the butt of that AK 47 pointed at your head just for asking for more food.
On a serious note, did The Church of Scientology turn woke with this retarded theory and quiz??
Score: ? in Australia
Your score is racist and divisive
Score: 28 in Canada
Im a white straight Male but i identify as a gay black dog who is part jewish and struggling to tell my parents about my girlfriend who identifies as a unicorn...you guys should broaden the test to get more accurate results.
Score: 17 in United States
This might possibly be the dumbest thing I've ever seen on the internet.
Score: 22 in Phenix City, AL
Leftist here: this is cringeworthy
Score: 46 in Zellwood, FL
This is bullshit
Score: 13 in Australia
I'm still voting for President Trump's reelection.
Score: 85 in Hemet, CA
Nothing says, "eliminate prejudice," quite like assigning an arbitrary number ranking for you to be judged by. And if you dont like your number, you can always turn gay or convert to a whole new religion. Why base job promotions on skill or merit when you can use an arbitrary number calculated using imagined slights or grievances? And dont forget, this isnt just about equality, it's about money too! If you're an oppressor, just straight up hand a bunch of cash over to a brown person to make things equal; It's the only thing that makes sense!
Score: 93 in Parker, CO
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