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American Sniper

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

Characters

The dataset has 2 characters from this universe. They are ordered in the list below by their notability (see Note 1).

Notability Name
90.4Chris Kyle
66.7Taya Kyle

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

Rating

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

# Response Count
1 It's the worst 1
2 It's bad 7
3 It's okay 68
4 It's good 160
5 It's my favorite 16

This gives it an average score of 3.73 / 5. Making it 300th 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
mature (not juvenile)0.114250
outlaw (not sheriff)0.114243
orderly (not chaotic)0.114247
slovenly (not stylish)0.111248
deep (not shallow)0.11248
frugal (not lavish)0.09237
low-tech (not high-tech)0.089244
reasonable (not deranged)0.088251
adventurous (not stick-in-the-mud)0.085246
spiritual (not skeptical)0.083246
loyal (not traitorous)0.08246
gracious (not feisty)0.077244
logical (not emotional)0.07248
mainstream (not arcane)0.066241
genuine (not sarcastic)0.065247
reclusive (not social)0.065247
bossy (not meek)0.064250
angelic (not demonic)0.058244
wild (not tame)0.055250
fresh (not stinky)0.054246
charming (not awkward)0.042251
formal (not intimate)0.041247
creepy (not disarming)0.037240
altruistic (not selfish)0.034245
creative (not conventional)0.027251
masculine (not feminine)0.026251
blue-collar (not ivory-tower)0.023230
obedient (not rebellious)0.023246
strict (not lenient)0.015250
blissful (not haunted)0.013242
sober (not indulgent)0.013247
scientific (not artistic)0.013251
dunce (not genius)0.009247
poisonous (not nurturing)0.007244
nerd (not jock)0.001249
beta (not alpha)0.0248

Notes

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