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The dataset of the Statistical "Which Character" Personality Quiz includes characters from the fictional universe of Alien.


The dataset has 6 characters from this universe. They are ordered in the list below by their notability (see Note 1).

Notability Name
92.5Ellen Ripley
89.1the Alien

To see how each character was rated by users, view their individual page.


As part of the survey where they rated characters, users were also asked the question "How do you rate Alien?". The distribution of their responses are below.

# Response Count
1 It's the worst 2
2 It's bad 2
3 It's okay 156
4 It's good 795
5 It's my favorite 213

This gives it an average score of 4.04 / 5. Making it 134th out of the 342 universes in the dataset ordered by rating.

The average rating may be hard to generalize though, the users of one online personality quiz could not be representative of the population in general in important ways. And there are some very obvious things you can point to: users of the quiz are biased towards being women and being younger. To kind of explore this idea, we can correlate user ratings with responses to the self-report personality quiz to see what type of people give this universe higher ratings. The table below show the correlation between a users response to a specific self report item and their rating of this universe.

Item Correlation with rating n
nerd (not jock)0.1541116
deep (not shallow)0.0971131
indulgent (not sober)0.0921097
arcane (not mainstream)0.0811098
intimate (not formal)0.0771123
skeptical (not spiritual)0.0681152
stinky (not fresh)0.0621108
disarming (not creepy)0.0591089
nurturing (not poisonous)0.0531104
slovenly (not stylish)0.051124
rebellious (not obedient)0.0471126
outlaw (not sheriff)0.0471111
haunted (not blissful)0.04894
loyal (not traitorous)0.0381153
genuine (not sarcastic)0.036917
reclusive (not social)0.0341113
beta (not alpha)0.0331080
stick-in-the-mud (not adventurous)0.0321113
juvenile (not mature)0.031893
deranged (not reasonable)0.031116
awkward (not charming)0.0291160
masculine (not feminine)0.0291160
lenient (not strict)0.0261139
scientific (not artistic)0.021948
creative (not conventional)0.0191160
angelic (not demonic)0.0181099
frugal (not lavish)0.0141085
chaotic (not orderly)0.0141136
low-tech (not high-tech)0.014910
tame (not wild)0.013904
feisty (not gracious)0.0121098
emotional (not logical)0.0121153
blue-collar (not ivory-tower)0.0071048
dunce (not genius)0.0051127
altruistic (not selfish)0.0021109
meek (not bossy)0.01115


  1. Notability is computed as the average of 204: important (not irrelevant) and 401: main character (not side character).
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