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Degrassi: The Next Generation

The dataset of the Statistical "Which Character" Personality Quiz includes characters from the fictional universe of Degrassi: The Next Generation.

Characters

The dataset has 10 characters from this universe. They are ordered in the list below by their notability (see Note 1).

Notability Name
82.3Manny Santos
74.3Archie 'Snake' Simpson
62.8Liberty Van Zandt
61.9Gavin 'Spinner' Mason
58.4Drew Torres
58.0Alli Bhandari
56.2Emma Nelson
53.1Jenna Middleton
51.4Clare Edwards
44.9Connor Deslauriers

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 Degrassi: The Next Generation?". The distribution of their responses are below.

# Response Count
1 It's the worst 13
2 It's bad 43
3 It's okay 946
4 It's good 1990
5 It's my favorite 616

This gives it an average score of 3.87 / 5. Making it 248th 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)0.0753415
artistic (not scientific)0.0631313
lenient (not strict)0.0633502
juvenile (not mature)0.0581173
nurturing (not poisonous)0.0543399
reclusive (not social)0.0493433
emotional (not logical)0.0493561
beta (not alpha)0.0383336
creative (not conventional)0.0363573
meek (not bossy)0.0363429
wild (not tame)0.0361186
blissful (not haunted)0.0341147
spiritual (not skeptical)0.0343541
awkward (not charming)0.0323568
outlaw (not sheriff)0.0313333
blue-collar (not ivory-tower)0.0313138
high-tech (not low-tech)0.0291191
arcane (not mainstream)0.0263326
frugal (not lavish)0.0253315
genuine (not sarcastic)0.0251224
angelic (not demonic)0.0223409
deep (not shallow)0.023469
loyal (not traitorous)0.0193556
disarming (not creepy)0.0183309
altruistic (not selfish)0.0163400
chaotic (not orderly)0.0163506
dunce (not genius)0.0133483
intimate (not formal)0.0123432
feminine (not masculine)0.0083573
indulgent (not sober)0.0063371
feisty (not gracious)0.0053405
deranged (not reasonable)0.0043437
rebellious (not obedient)0.0023473
stylish (not slovenly)0.0023455
stinky (not fresh)0.0023405
stick-in-the-mud (not adventurous)0.03430

Notes

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