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Bones

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

Characters

The dataset has 5 characters from this universe. They are ordered in the list below by their notability (see Note 1).

Notability Name
91.0Temperance Brennan
85.6Camille Saroyan
81.6Jack Hodgins
77.8Seeley Booth
73.6Angela Montenegro

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 Bones?". The distribution of their responses are below.

# Response Count
1 It's the worst 0
2 It's bad 9
3 It's okay 642
4 It's good 2954
5 It's my favorite 893

This gives it an average score of 4.05 / 5. Making it 122nd 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
bossy (not meek)0.074299
spiritual (not skeptical)0.074392
scientific (not artistic)0.0582054
feminine (not masculine)0.0524431
blissful (not haunted)0.0481871
mainstream (not arcane)0.0484182
nurturing (not poisonous)0.0444256
alpha (not beta)0.044214
fresh (not stinky)0.0374267
sober (not indulgent)0.0364220
strict (not lenient)0.0364403
angelic (not demonic)0.0344261
sheriff (not outlaw)0.0344226
loyal (not traitorous)0.0334422
social (not reclusive)0.034297
mature (not juvenile)0.0291836
genius (not dunce)0.0294393
obedient (not rebellious)0.0294290
adventurous (not stick-in-the-mud)0.0274280
blue-collar (not ivory-tower)0.0263978
stylish (not slovenly)0.0254263
reasonable (not deranged)0.0244293
wild (not tame)0.0241925
shallow (not deep)0.0244273
lavish (not frugal)0.0214125
intimate (not formal)0.024254
awkward (not charming)0.0194429
genuine (not sarcastic)0.0191916
feisty (not gracious)0.0184241
disarming (not creepy)0.0134159
nerd (not jock)0.0124294
creative (not conventional)0.0074427
selfish (not altruistic)0.0064275
logical (not emotional)0.0064411
chaotic (not orderly)0.0014421
low-tech (not high-tech)0.0011885

Notes

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