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Charlie Carson Descriptive Personality Statistics

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Charlie Carson is a character from Downton Abbey.

This page summarizes crowd sourced ratings of their personality collected from users of the Statistical "Which Character" Personality Quiz. This website has recruited more than 3 million volunteers to rate characters on descriptive adjectives and other properties, which can be aggregated to create profiles that users can be matched to as part of a personality test. For more information about how the ratings were collected and how they are used, see the documentation.

Aggregated ratings for 400 descriptions

The table shows the average rating the character received for each descriptive item on a 1 to 100 scale and what that character's rank for the description is among all 2,000 characters in the database. It also shows the standard deviation of the ratings and how many different individuals submitted a rating for that description.

ItemAverage ratingRankRating standard deviationNumber of raters
self-disciplined (not disorganized)97.455.5333
diligent (not lazy)97.455.2312
loyal (not traitorous)96.896.8301
orderly (not chaotic)96.715.8298
devoted (not unfaithful)96.7105.915
scheduled (not spontaneous)96.566.5329
neat (not messy)96.389.2191
on-time (not tardy)96.21011.056
civilized (not barbaric)95.4510.8291
works hard (not plays hard)94.938.0328
proper (not scandalous)94.8212.0257
deliberate (not spontaneous)94.5410.6331
classical (not avant-garde)94.5111.5119
competent (not incompetent)94.34410.7284
vintage (not trendy)94.377.728
patriotic (not unpatriotic)94.259.624
traditional (not unorthodox)94.1313.4120
pro (not noob)94.14210.023
manicured (not scruffy)94.03912.2273
permanent (not transient)94.0110.7131
workaholic (not slacker)93.65412.4119
well behaved (not mischievous)93.4312.5297
eloquent (not unpolished)93.4179.8306
tasteful (not lewd)93.2210.2263
precise (not vague)93.1711.8204
practical (not imaginative)92.869.5246
🎩 (not 🧢)92.72315.634
clean (not perverted)92.71416.629
motivated (not unmotivated)92.61528.528
conventional (not creative)92.3711.9296
sheriff (not outlaw)92.21411.3294
studious (not goof-off)92.24212.723
obedient (not rebellious)92.1812.4285
honorable (not cunning)92.0912.4314
resolute (not wavering)92.01810.122
reliable (not experimental)92.0916.626
historical (not modern)91.8310.2210
formal (not intimate)91.8510.137
cautious (not impulsive)91.7512.2301
high standards (not desperate)91.61610.858
mature (not juvenile)91.53413.5140
persistent (not quitter)91.125618.317
master (not apprentice)91.09417.2133
white knight (not bad boy)91.0138.419
prestigious (not disreputable)90.91613.4263
devout (not heathen)90.8512.9315
official (not backdoor)90.8215.1248
reasonable (not deranged)90.71211.818
rational (not whimsical)90.51212.9326
methodical (not astonishing)90.5513.9306
concrete (not abstract)90.5510.727
sturdy (not flimsy)90.54211.835
consistent (not variable)90.559.934
pointed (not random)90.24610.632
treasure (not trash)89.78814.545
washed (not muddy)89.72121.324
English (not German)89.52523.930
sensible (not ludicrous)89.31117.2303
low-tech (not high-tech)89.21015.7294
refined (not rugged)89.12316.2291
corporate (not freelance)89.01816.236
old (not young)88.9419.5336
coordinated (not clumsy)88.914714.8291
politically correct (not edgy)88.7417.1308
OCD (not ADHD)88.72114.829
overachiever (not underachiever)88.714719.335
serious (not playful)88.59214.3331
human (not animalistic)88.56014.4250
respectful (not rude)88.37616.6320
tame (not wild)88.31013.7267
resourceful (not helpless)88.322212.4131
strict (not lenient)88.27713.7317
private (not gregarious)88.24714.5291
tight (not loose)88.24612.938
confidential (not gossiping)87.911016.2278
rigid (not flexible)87.85215.7282
stick-in-the-mud (not adventurous)87.83115.3256
guarded (not open)87.216612.9329
frank (not sugarcoated)87.213713.121
wooden (not plastic)87.11917.236
🐩 (not 🐒)87.06619.921
sober (not indulgent)86.91017.3315
masculine (not feminine)86.825416.9291
chaste (not lustful)86.61116.3274
bossy (not meek)86.525216.5305
luddite (not technophile)86.2520.1267
gendered (not androgynous)86.120622.5119
straight (not queer)86.017820.7126
hard-work (not natural-talent)86.01114.943
reserved (not chatty)85.99614.6320
serious (not bold)85.91018.5279
prideful (not envious)85.73111.746
earth (not air)85.74117.640
realistic (not fantastical)85.66225.437
stuck-in-the-past (not forward-thinking)85.61720.530
down2earth (not head@clouds)85.55421.6294
demanding (not unchallenging)85.328319.644
tense (not relaxed)85.023514.5297
tactful (not indiscreet)85.03725.124
🌟 (not 💩)84.926818.125
knowledgeable (not ignorant)84.927016.530
stoic (not expressive)84.84019.6312
confident (not insecure)84.620716.6304
prudish (not flirtatious)84.62418.921
vanilla (not kinky)84.63321.6293
no-nonsense (not dramatic)84.65524.5140
highbrow (not lowbrow)84.44017.5321
heroic (not villainous)84.434915.7315
wise (not foolish)84.312416.3316
not genocidal (not genocidal)84.324819.426
repetitive (not varied)84.11515.2109
bookish (not sporty)84.132618.3267
stoic (not hypochondriac)83.95523.121
uncreative (not open to new experinces)83.62817.4305
wholesome (not salacious)83.114314.929
cultured (not rustic)83.18922.126
basic (not hipster)83.17720.5291
builder (not explorer)83.01815.9235
pure (not debased)82.810617.7314
decisive (not hesitant)82.826918.6283
statist (not anarchist)82.82830.238
opinionated (not jealous)82.811112.820
mighty (not puny)82.725715.2310
authoritarian (not democratic)82.713822.9293
one-faced (not two-faced)82.723324.047
alert (not oblivious)82.626219.419
believable (not poorly-written)82.620313.234
picky (not always down)82.68720.237
modest (not flamboyant)82.59323.2319
literal (not metaphorical)82.44021.0301
work-first (not family-first)82.421521.5282
reasoned (not instinctual)82.43422.4275
tailor (not blacksmith)82.47518.915
preppy (not punk rock)82.219023.733
legit (not scrub)82.124819.831
normie (not freak)82.12519.649
conservative (not liberal)81.97821.523
sane (not crazy)81.77421.229
insider (not outsider)81.61718.6171
centrist (not radical)81.61025.621
logical (not emotional)81.510418.9287
penny-pincher (not overspender)81.53317.339
fresh (not stinky)81.433424.424
stylish (not slovenly)81.228023.6252
active (not slothful)81.255020.1260
high IQ (not low IQ)81.163915.1273
armoured (not vulnerable)81.020718.5233
🧐 (not 😎)80.97724.518
tall (not short)80.920019.2303
presidential (not folksy)80.816320.331
important (not irrelevant)80.761717.948
badass (not weakass)80.659014.327
never cries (not often crying)80.622324.824
self-assured (not self-conscious)80.322221.2271
winter (not summer)80.215717.715
factual (not poetic)80.113722.628
utilitarian (not decorative)79.711923.195
morning lark (not night owl)79.66924.3167
perceptive (not unobservant)79.668525.639
attentive (not interrupting)79.611029.933
theist (not atheist)79.46918.997
close-minded (not open-minded)79.312119.0296
monochrome (not multicolored)79.310923.8125
kind (not cruel)79.256519.2322
valedictorian (not drop out)79.149329.929
domestic (not industrial)79.06025.8121
normal (not weird)78.63922.1288
linear (not circular)78.62526.128
straightforward (not cryptic)78.518124.9343
💝 (not 💔)78.516625.422
intellectual (not physical)78.345121.3319
chortling (not giggling)78.214324.124
average (not deviant)78.23122.7191
rock (not rap)77.941218.625
👩‍🔬 (not 👩‍🎤)77.920521.430
opinionated (not neutral)77.879626.946
angelic (not demonic)77.629618.7315
thick (not thin)77.615914.8176
disarming (not creepy)77.634116.6124
assertive (not passive)77.555522.2254
slow-talking (not fast-talking)77.56016.926
driven (not unambitious)77.495423.3252
deep (not shallow)77.327925.953
distant (not touchy-feely)77.326115.723
nurturing (not poisonous)77.239220.5114
sage (not whippersnapper)77.27626.721
dry (not moist)77.010619.026
factual (not exaggerating)77.021026.327
hoarder (not unprepared)76.613517.0254
frugal (not lavish)76.516024.2302
monotone (not expressive)76.29327.520
altruistic (not selfish)76.132718.9299
direct (not roundabout)75.650225.1328
stubborn (not accommodating)75.666027.358
regular (not zany)75.67230.030
😇 (not 😈)75.632322.122
🧠 (not 💪)75.563321.932
🐴 (not 🦄)75.527433.231
enlightened (not lost)75.415225.128
non-gamer (not gamer)75.436032.532
focused on the present (not focused on the future)75.48924.8304
📈 (not 📉)75.218622.823
judgemental (not accepting)75.136223.7206
🤐 (not 😜)75.126623.521
soulful (not soulless)75.077021.7101
triggered (not trolling)74.918418.824
monastic (not hedonist)74.75324.624
profound (not ironic)74.710413.422
secretive (not open-book)74.751421.830
scientific (not artistic)74.638522.3290
nerd (not jock)74.552924.7278
tattle-tale (not f***-the-police)74.415824.833
protagonist (not antagonist)74.169927.121
communal (not individualist)73.97627.8113
self-improving (not self-destructive)73.917622.030
🥾 (not 👟)73.827727.323
still (not twitchy)73.514227.752
empirical (not theoretical)73.48128.1288
scholarly (not crafty)73.418424.7300
giving (not receiving)73.247527.131
🎨 (not 🏀)73.163823.935
stable (not moody)73.010526.0326
🐮 (not 🐷)73.07722.129
offended (not chill)73.038628.832
gatherer (not hunter)73.030223.730
dominant (not submissive)72.972423.3323
predictable (not quirky)72.714626.216
smooth (not rough)72.623725.1298
subdued (not exuberant)72.611228.337
go-getter (not slugabed)72.596121.330
cynical (not gullible)72.454128.626
ranged (not melee)72.39620.021
hurried (not leisurely)72.224824.5294
alpha (not beta)72.269028.6249
intense (not lighthearted)72.268625.438
empath (not psychopath)72.062621.426
fortunate (not unlucky)71.919718.2272
🐘 (not 🐀)71.920730.627
compersive (not jealous)71.725021.4241
loveable (not punchable)71.752319.620
biased (not impartial)71.649925.1284
realistic (not ambitious)71.513230.731
genius (not dunce)71.367617.5323
🤖 (not 👻)71.121927.621
frenzied (not sleepy)70.977622.034
careful (not brave)70.715926.7272
queen (not princess)70.762040.820
tautology (not oxymoron)70.62629.216
neurotypical (not autistic)70.371525.7290
rhythmic (not stuttering)70.275931.126
realist (not idealist)69.835631.4118
😊 (not 🤣)69.854327.524
mild (not spicy)69.623426.6283
sexist (not feminist)69.628122.925
involved (not remote)69.471727.5282
forgiving (not vengeful)69.347921.5298
Coke (not Pepsi)69.310030.238
yes-man (not contrarian)69.313829.527
skeptical (not spiritual)69.380726.5264
provincial (not cosmopolitan)69.321730.3272
paranoid (not naive)68.749618.119
equitable (not hypocritical)68.544126.2118
suspicious (not awkward)68.469222.2276
asexual (not sexual)68.424029.135
chic (not cheesy)68.435328.318
Roman (not Greek)68.215927.117
captain (not first-mate)68.162437.9290
real (not philosophical)68.156529.8168
specialist (not generalist)68.046230.7122
concise (not long-winded)67.531128.324
inspiring (not cringeworthy)67.461926.699
unambiguous (not mysterious)67.348429.0256
cocky (not timid)67.195419.917
minimalist (not pack rat)67.038130.521
grateful (not entitled)66.948930.632
gracious (not feisty)66.817526.9287
musical (not off-key)66.731527.627
bold (not shy)66.5132625.6308
sheeple (not conspiracist)66.58526.4172
claustrophobic (not spelunker)66.518225.624
charming (not awkward)66.378325.4284
hard (not soft)66.264325.7123
pensive (not serene)66.284625.726
doer (not thinker)66.271628.650
healthy (not sickly)65.898722.0260
🥰 (not 🙃)65.751029.029
charismatic (not uninspiring)65.5114925.5259
🐿 (not 🦇)65.267027.616
bashful (not exhibitionist)65.020129.530
country-bumpkin (not city-slicker)64.932727.928
gloomy (not sunny)64.968020.529
western (not eastern)64.868533.325
reclusive (not social)64.849019.931
genuine (not sarcastic)64.562329.3289
flourishing (not traumatized)64.521027.126
🧕 (not 💃)64.422831.130
objective (not subjective)64.327729.9107
unemotional (not emotional)64.223725.222
pessimistic (not optimistic)64.153224.9302
🥶 (not 🥵)63.934324.935
hard (not soft)63.874125.3276
moderate (not extreme)63.833333.5257
pretentious (not unassuming)63.867331.025
child free (not pronatalist)63.781633.7228
thick-skinned (not sensitive)63.760926.1300
proactive (not reactive)63.623830.224
attractive (not repulsive)63.5119219.0302
🐐 (not 🦒)63.468731.038
love-focused (not money-focused)63.4106130.819
libertarian (not socialist)63.337528.6237
shy (not playful)63.123822.0296
🥴 (not 🥳)63.060122.319
macho (not metrosexual)63.040325.033
generous (not stingy)62.986424.053
🧗 (not 🛌)62.693633.126
introvert (not extrovert)62.548127.7301
geriatric (not vibrant)62.423521.325
cannibal (not vegan)62.359121.326
common sense (not analysis)62.327032.518
quiet (not loud)62.261527.7357
humorless (not funny)62.243627.0278
poor (not rich)61.652021.1304
water (not fire)61.247726.626
dramatic (not comedic)61.1108327.537
French (not Russian)60.881129.729
suspicious (not trusting)60.781429.4294
sweet (not bitter)60.772724.3297
slow (not fast)60.524924.7297
cooperative (not competitive)60.449130.2321
complimentary (not insulting)60.380926.6115
Italian (not Swedish)60.067427.929
side character (not main character)59.977822.618
existentialist (not nihilist)59.789826.092
introspective (not not introspective)59.7103229.939
🤺 (not 🏌)59.5122233.125
narcissistic (not low self esteem)58.990423.735
machiavellian (not transparent)58.869029.620
😀 (not 😭)58.765825.134
reassuring (not fearmongering)58.593027.222
🙋‍♂️ (not 🙅‍♂️)58.485640.821
calm (not anxious)58.353829.9318
🤠 (not 🤑)58.1102033.428
egalitarian (not racist)57.9155827.727
🤔 (not 🤫)57.890834.232
interested (not bored)57.8130626.234
sorrowful (not cheery)57.799722.2315
trusting (not charming)57.761429.2330
demure (not vain)57.572529.0272
😏 (not 😬)57.488930.322
chosen one (not everyman)57.487230.126
rural (not urban)57.142434.338
worldly (not innocent)57.0123227.8283
bright (not depressed)57.077524.9229
🎃 (not 💀)56.871134.020
beautiful (not ugly)56.6151023.7121
flower child (not goth)56.3110616.011
cool (not dorky)56.296129.425
romantic (not dispassionate)56.0127627.833
interesting (not tiresome)55.9135827.9240
independent (not codependent)55.9114533.6279
warm (not quarrelsome)55.775725.3308
simple (not complicated)55.740930.6268
efficient (not overprepared)55.7136034.527
👨‍🔧 (not 👨‍⚕️)55.683228.127
obsessed (not aloof)55.5123932.6269
👽 (not 🤡)55.392928.531
chivalrous (not businesslike)55.382937.146
👨‍🚀 (not 🧙)55.276329.635
lover (not fighter)55.284623.331
apathetic (not curious)55.131525.0296
oppressed (not privileged)55.056727.928
resistant (not resigned)54.8152132.5305
purple (not orange)54.781329.0211
happy (not sad)54.560521.4274
enslaved (not emancipated)54.139826.4273
bad-cook (not good-cook)54.186130.733
arcane (not mainstream)54.0104638.5258
haunted (not blissful)54.0128726.135
epic (not deep)53.985131.519
glad (not mad)53.874926.928
literary (not mathematical)53.7115229.9272
fixable (not unfixable)53.3116829.438
bourgeoisie (not proletariat)53.286932.8219
🏋️‍♂️ (not 🚴)53.152836.124
miserable (not joyful)52.9112923.931
ivory-tower (not blue-collar)52.886932.8292
mundane (not extraordinary)52.848730.0268
nonpolitical (not political)52.674234.0257
ferocious (not pacifist)52.3117226.9282
cold (not warm)51.486024.9245
indie (not pop)51.4132030.129
sheltered (not street-smart)51.271029.5247
'right-brained' (not 'left-brained')51.184536.0179
boy/girl-next-door (not celebrity)51.1121834.625
cat person (not dog person)51.097337.721
jaded (not innocent)51.0135624.217
impatient (not patient)50.1126329.8102
pain-avoidant (not masochistic)50.897133.233
thrifty (not extravagant)50.2105435.771
humble (not arrogant)50.389127.9315
good-humored (not angry)50.4112524.1290

The lowest rating for any description in the table is 50.0 despite a 1 to 100 scale being used. This is because descriptions that had values lower than the midpoint were reversed. For example, a score of 1/100 for "hot (not cold)" is equivalent to a score of 100/100 for "cold (not hot)". This was done so that all the traits that are most distinctive for a character are at the top of the table.

Similar characters

The similarity between two characters can be calculated by taking the correlation between the lists of their traits. This produces a value from +1 to -1. With +1 implying that every trait one character is high on the other one is high on too, to an equal degree. And, -1 implying that if a character is high on specific trait, the other one is low on it. The 10 most and least similar characters to Charlie Carson based on their crowd-sourced profiles are listed below with the correlation in parenthesis.

Most similar Least similar
  1. Donald Cragen (0.873)
  2. Queen Elizabeth II (0.864)
  3. Harold Cooper (0.86)
  4. Peter Burke (0.857)
  5. Carl Hanratty (0.857)
  6. George S. Hammond (0.854)
  7. Elsie Carson (0.849)
  8. Raymond Holt (0.848)
  9. Richard Webber (0.837)
  10. Karen Vick (0.836)
  1. Ziggy Sobotka (-0.712)
  2. Jeff Portnoy (-0.632)
  3. Oscar Bluth (-0.626)
  4. Erlich Bachman (-0.62)
  5. Myrtle Wilson (-0.618)
  6. George Oscar 'Gob' Bluth (-0.616)
  7. The Deep (-0.612)
  8. Cheryl Tunt (-0.61)
  9. Roman Roy (-0.597)
  10. Jake Harper (-0.594)

Personality types

Users who took the quiz were asked to self-identify their Myers-Briggs and Enneagram types. We can look at the average match scores of these different groups of users with Charlie Carson to see what personality types people who describe themselves in ways similar to the way Charlie Carson is described identify as.

Myers-Briggs Self-type Average match score with character Number of users
ISTJ64.2%1475
ESTJ62.3%547
ISFJ61.6%1602
INTJ59.9%8827
ESFJ58.6%592
INFJ57.4%12519
ENTJ57.2%2286
ENFJ55.8%3842
ISTP50.8%1950
INTP50.2%11992
ISFP48.9%1998
ESTP48.1%765
INFP47.9%23344
ESFP46.6%1202
ENTP45.9%5934
ENFP45.7%10817

Notes

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