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Nog Descriptive Personality Statistics

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Nog is a character from Star Trek: Deep Space Nine.

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
short (not tall)93.22011.9201
side character (not main character)91.6136.99
young (not old)86.812515.0154
progressive (not old-fashioned)86.85912.88
sincere (not irreverent)85.01839.16
chronically single (not serial dater)84.02289.57
spirited (not lifeless)83.440111.28
handy (not can't-fix-anything)83.125419.311
not genocidal (not genocidal)83.129828.714
high-tech (not low-tech)82.516917.0157
curious (not apathetic)82.316117.2175
childlike (not parental)82.12059.411
earthly (not divine)82.110014.78
driven (not unambitious)82.067223.1130
fixable (not unfixable)82.01617.142
whippersnapper (not sage)81.92417.531
technophile (not luddite)81.59919.7144
entrepreneur (not employee)81.139226.38
apprentice (not master)80.87320.659
urban (not rural)80.822415.223
snoops (not minds-own-business)80.736818.59
🐐 (not 🦒)80.14015.229
reasonable (not deranged)79.821121.711
problematic (not woke)78.626221.19
maverick (not conformist)78.441818.510
industrial (not domestic)78.27618.043
modern (not historical)78.220119.884
concrete (not abstract)78.114618.210
egalitarian (not racist)78.084120.113
📈 (not 📉)78.010828.210
eager (not reluctant)77.927620.114
heroic (not villainous)77.667521.8186
kind (not cruel)77.464018.4184
open to new experinces (not uncreative)77.352922.4196
world traveler (not homebody)77.332124.910
love shy (not cassanova)77.116715.38
self-improving (not self-destructive)77.012326.035
🧢 (not 🎩)76.924421.615
straightforward (not cryptic)76.624320.8160
romantic (not dispassionate)76.545116.630
loyal (not traitorous)76.293126.0166
mathematical (not literary)76.012322.2168
involved (not remote)75.937419.6146
frenzied (not sleepy)75.947820.631
diligent (not lazy)75.8113424.8190
straight edge (not junkie)75.764125.37
earth (not air)75.124023.49
motivated (not unmotivated)75.0120625.815
real (not fake)75.078519.58
rejected (not popular)75.030022.65
chatty (not reserved)74.642623.3167
nerd (not jock)74.054923.8169
boy/girl-next-door (not celebrity)74.051118.118
innocent (not jaded)73.915024.323
city-slicker (not country-bumpkin)73.864918.815
anxious (not calm)73.738819.2189
unambiguous (not mysterious)73.525323.8147
impatient (not patient)73.552722.645
skeptical (not spiritual)73.461821.2147
blue-collar (not ivory-tower)73.330424.8173
overthinker (not underthinker)73.36906.76
literal (not metaphorical)73.322323.9158
active (not slothful)73.297222.6130
penny-pincher (not overspender)73.120622.616
friendly (not unfriendly)73.172817.014
resourceful (not helpless)73.098922.643
goal-oriented (not experience-oriented)73.039424.06
real (not philosophical)72.933121.677
believable (not poorly-written)72.886323.229
persistent (not quitter)72.7141325.925
👨‍🔧 (not 👨‍⚕️)72.638529.319
pack rat (not minimalist)72.315125.017
soulful (not soulless)72.189524.141
awkward (not comfortable)72.030124.36
high IQ (not low IQ)71.9107625.3146
proud (not apologetic)71.792328.78
first-mate (not captain)71.644329.4119
emotional (not unemotional)71.475624.518
vibrant (not geriatric)71.465126.036
stubborn (not accommodating)71.384323.614
dorky (not cool)71.330524.420
🧠 (not 💪)71.378326.721
tense (not relaxed)71.288221.5198
engineerial (not lawyerly)71.225021.78
👨‍🚀 (not 🧙)71.122530.734
competent (not incompetent)71.0105427.5148
gendered (not androgynous)70.8116127.151
workaholic (not slacker)70.3105026.236
twitchy (not still)70.151725.914
works hard (not plays hard)70.075024.1167
protagonist (not antagonist)70.088126.411
fast-talking (not slow-talking)69.954624.737
wholesome (not salacious)69.856025.316
scientific (not artistic)69.652824.5150
gentle (not harsh)69.648715.75
empath (not psychopath)69.471918.418
ambitious (not realistic)69.455028.116
prankster (not anti-prank)69.341332.29
🐒 (not 🐩)69.330022.112
perceptive (not unobservant)69.0115319.829
civilized (not barbaric)68.984524.9151
unorthodox (not traditional)68.958826.639
social (not reclusive)68.852024.442
outsider (not insider)68.736023.891
expressive (not stoic)68.661226.0181
questioning (not believing)68.565024.48
indoorsy (not outdoorsy)68.564125.38
physicist (not photographer)68.543422.26
kangaroo (not dolphin)68.426815.75
adventurous (not stick-in-the-mud)68.368929.2130
loveable (not punchable)68.366422.636
gamer (not non-gamer)68.328724.615
pensive (not serene)68.369724.423
feisty (not gracious)68.278723.8144
focused on the future (not focused on the present)68.023626.7161
🤠 (not 🤑)67.964334.913
insightful (not generic)67.881214.36
masculine (not feminine)67.785422.4163
wired (not tired)67.756223.89
existentialist (not nihilist)67.638820.022
reassuring (not fearmongering)67.659318.912
reader (not writer)67.627321.78
awkward (not charming)67.527622.0175
ranged (not melee)67.322627.835
emancipated (not enslaved)67.273027.4142
😜 (not 🤐)67.248925.618
thinker (not feeler)67.243223.36
treasure (not trash)67.1119827.649
pointed (not random)67.199625.618
thrifty (not extravagant)67.142826.023
spartan (not glamorous)67.161817.913
patriotic (not unpatriotic)67.073435.012
healthy (not sickly)66.894924.5167
resolute (not wavering)66.781027.818
everyman (not chosen one)66.733930.211
meaningful (not pointless)66.7108928.96
washed (not muddy)66.673729.414
pain-avoidant (not masochistic)66.523329.124
stingy (not generous)66.537125.915
demanding (not unchallenging)66.5113230.313
foodie (not unenthusiastic about food)66.555921.36
welcoming experience (not cringing away)66.458229.111
🐷 (not 🐮)66.320427.426
sturdy (not flimsy)66.386521.038
forward-thinking (not stuck-in-the-past)66.348033.022
lion (not zebra)66.378522.47
obsessed (not aloof)66.266323.1156
exuberant (not subdued)66.262225.927
boundary breaking (not stereotypical)66.265832.911
creative (not conventional)66.159226.5163
resistant (not resigned)66.192024.8151
utopian (not dystopian)66.138619.611
militaristic (not hippie)66.180222.511
intellectual (not physical)66.086025.7158
beta (not alpha)66.038925.2130
transparent (not machiavellian)66.038331.313
one-faced (not two-faced)65.990529.924
activist (not nonpartisan)65.977126.27
self-disciplined (not disorganized)65.7106530.2161
hurried (not leisurely)65.750924.6111
focused (not absentminded)65.7112224.66
pure (not debased)65.561926.4173
optimistic (not pessimistic)65.552128.4146
🚴 (not 🏋️‍♂️)65.595835.517
deep (not epic)65.228620.711
Hates PDA (not Constant PDA)65.161414.49
street-smart (not sheltered)65.184027.6116
child free (not pronatalist)65.075129.1101
sweet (not bitter)65.062224.4146
open-minded (not close-minded)65.072228.0132
off-key (not musical)64.949022.936
equitable (not hypocritical)64.858326.368
🌟 (not 💩)64.8116526.423
bookish (not sporty)64.791625.1124
human (not animalistic)64.6109126.1127
good-humored (not angry)64.670224.8127
sensitive (not thick-skinned)64.647721.9168
funny (not humorless)64.573725.2178
opinionated (not jealous)64.5106833.410
idealist (not realist)64.350428.127
forward (not repressed)64.373826.510
cursed (not blessed)64.286130.911
precise (not vague)64.090526.691
utilitarian (not decorative)63.977629.234
innocent (not worldly)63.826726.8174
orange (not purple)63.840330.3132
🐿 (not 🦇)63.871231.319
analysis (not common sense)63.861327.213
inappropriate (not seemly)63.849430.26
dog person (not cat person)63.754531.821
cheesy (not chic)63.760630.818
original (not cliché)63.762135.76
factual (not poetic)63.667024.031
tattle-tale (not f***-the-police)63.634832.129
comedic (not dramatic)63.630524.014
warm (not cold)63.574424.7132
evolutionist (not creationist)63.563134.66
mischievous (not well behaved)63.484328.5179
valedictorian (not drop out)63.499934.114
🥴 (not 🥳)63.458631.112
🎃 (not 💀)63.447228.710
low self esteem (not narcissistic)63.335920.728
analytical (not intuitive)63.358822.57
loud (not quiet)63.273526.4194
crafty (not scholarly)63.279727.3169
offended (not chill)63.271822.748
hoarder (not unprepared)63.072926.0106
😎 (not 🧐)63.071828.825
perverted (not clean)62.938930.015
brave (not careful)62.889327.8147
fast (not slow)62.8107325.8170
quirky (not predictable)62.856231.518
bubbly (not flat)62.858216.86
English (not German)62.7140327.026
things-person (not people-person)62.754137.210
extrovert (not introvert)62.678426.8180
angelic (not demonic)62.681823.1191
consistent (not variable)62.675526.537
heartfelt (not clinical)62.691026.811
mad-scientist (not lumberjack)62.678931.67
on-time (not tardy)62.5102227.617
concise (not long-winded)62.551021.916
manic (not mild)62.587822.515
frugal (not lavish)62.469228.3184
bright (not depressed)62.457727.5124
assertive (not passive)62.4112826.6138
indiscreet (not tactful)62.429824.410
moody (not stable)62.396826.0168
energetic (not mellow)62.372423.47
bold (not shy)62.2142928.8170
enchanting (not disturbing)62.287431.311
sexist (not feminist)62.138834.122
Coke (not Pepsi)62.131426.917
🐴 (not 🦄)61.975431.315
weird (not normal)61.883323.2184
biased (not impartial)61.8100224.6156
coarse (not delicate)61.886026.49
genuine (not sarcastic)61.771230.0155
cynical (not gullible)61.594529.711
outgoing (not withdrawn)61.483830.08
soft (not hard)61.361324.439
go-getter (not slugabed)61.3148432.38
flirtatious (not prudish)61.376527.99
naughty (not nice)61.372331.59
gossiping (not confidential)61.242829.3114
spelunker (not claustrophobic)61.277825.828
stuttering (not rhythmic)61.227124.336
doer (not thinker)61.293334.716
proletariat (not bourgeoisie)61.167828.998
chortling (not giggling)61.189329.735
bashful (not exhibitionist)61.132020.619
capitalist (not communist)61.180320.212
jealous (not compersive)61.062426.4136
juvenile (not mature)61.059928.549
unpolished (not eloquent)60.948524.9139
cheery (not grumpy)60.959521.99
democratic (not authoritarian)60.776529.7156
deep (not shallow)60.795724.237
innovative (not routine)60.775824.812
respectful (not rude)60.693527.3171
impulsive (not cautious)60.573827.5157
nurturing (not poisonous)60.595526.452
atheist (not theist)60.587329.026
lighthearted (not intense)60.536827.927
awkward (not suspicious)60.341427.0172
trendy (not vintage)60.329824.59
formal (not intimate)60.266724.329
deviant (not average)60.194128.289
gatherer (not hunter)60.163932.731
self-conscious (not self-assured)60.031326.8126
ugly (not beautiful)60.022730.337
🙃 (not 🥰)60.059327.934
vanilla (not kinky)59.968528.6146
extraordinary (not mundane)59.9113928.0149
badass (not weakass)59.9127824.218
gregarious (not private)59.849527.0164
regular (not zany)59.848524.916
puny (not mighty)59.732225.6166
picky (not always down)59.779725.815
rebellious (not obedient)59.6101628.5124
neat (not messy)59.6100633.079
🙋‍♂️ (not 🙅‍♂️)59.680430.119
interested (not bored)59.6124232.010
expressive (not monotone)59.697131.112
flawed (not perfect)59.6116825.47
slumbering (not insomniac)59.622623.77
forgiving (not vengeful)59.579227.4165
genius (not dunce)59.5115324.6199
libertarian (not socialist)59.457031.3134
playful (not shy)59.4115126.3158
tight (not loose)59.4106230.040
giving (not receiving)59.499428.517
cheery (not sorrowful)59.356023.8158
emotional (not logical)59.383626.6151
soft (not hard)59.366325.1151
permanent (not transient)59.374825.656
inspiring (not cringeworthy)59.290931.642
trolling (not triggered)59.231626.421
sheriff (not outlaw)59.177128.5150
🧗 (not 🛌)59.0104530.327
folksy (not presidential)59.064225.225
businesslike (not chivalrous)59.074133.722
happy (not sad)58.947925.0152
annoying (not unannoying)58.872929.65
pop (not indie)58.737828.611
radical (not centrist)58.776141.611
🎨 (not 🏀)58.6103330.816
haunted (not blissful)58.6115523.216
positive (not negative)58.689021.712
basic (not hipster)58.591728.5169
clumsy (not coordinated)58.548028.1167
submissive (not dominant)58.449226.5176
manicured (not scruffy)58.4110427.2113
sassy (not chill)58.4120830.010
hygienic (not gross)58.3139434.98
lowbrow (not highbrow)58.237726.7153
🤔 (not 🤫)58.288330.213
good-cook (not bad-cook)58.264830.612
liberal (not conservative)58.1102524.619
independent (not codependent)58.0108731.1148
prideful (not envious)58.0141125.924
stinky (not fresh)57.942629.527
mechanical (not natural)57.963729.18
prying (not unmeddlesome)57.9129432.012
opinionated (not neutral)57.8160926.520
goofy (not unfrivolous)57.864618.06
repulsive (not attractive)57.733023.5151
interesting (not tiresome)57.7129628.8150
specialist (not generalist)57.695928.141
distant (not touchy-feely)57.690024.514
scheduled (not spontaneous)57.597130.5168
big-vocabulary (not small-vocabulary)57.5128127.111
foolish (not wise)57.361323.1194
statist (not anarchist)57.380628.426
orderly (not chaotic)57.189229.8169
Swedish (not Italian)57.166430.820
interrupting (not attentive)57.172527.014
ironic (not profound)57.172121.311
😬 (not 😏)57.055931.822
cannibal (not vegan)57.073130.621
quivering (not unstirring)57.038623.99
methodical (not astonishing)56.9100228.2160
😈 (not 😇)56.877328.512
freak (not normie)56.889129.814
edgy (not politically correct)56.794627.0143
poor (not rich)56.765023.2145
French (not Russian)56.7101129.220
fussy (not sloppy)56.7136217.86
rational (not whimsical)56.6100228.8159
bold (not serious)56.690927.6188
moderate (not extreme)56.653227.8129
explorer (not builder)56.685629.8107
red (not blue)56.673323.27
buffoon (not charmer)56.641620.89
joyful (not miserable)56.560827.111
blacksmith (not tailor)56.559529.327
work-first (not family-first)56.482227.5116
not introspective (not introspective)56.339230.632
sane (not crazy)56.278233.221
unfulfilled (not fulfilled)56.2110932.510
knowledgeable (not ignorant)56.1134026.235
ADHD (not OCD)56.159627.114
sugarcoated (not frank)56.128129.311
quarrelsome (not warm)56.092127.5191
vulnerable (not armoured)56.054025.492
conspiracist (not sheeple)55.9119626.792
multicolored (not monochrome)55.977630.147
alert (not oblivious)55.9118927.416
practical (not imaginative)55.8111227.0138
backdoor (not official)55.890631.2125
straight (not queer)55.8141326.653
linear (not circular)55.874926.727
empirical (not theoretical)55.689328.6150
sensible (not ludicrous)55.6105628.1179
freelance (not corporate)55.6104730.123
overachiever (not underachiever)55.5149133.715
competitive (not cooperative)55.4111329.0178
arrogant (not humble)55.497527.9175
oxymoron (not tautology)55.494634.210
honorable (not cunning)55.3105527.6202
neurotypical (not autistic)55.3146127.3167
devoted (not unfaithful)55.3160025.39
head@clouds (not down2earth)55.276528.4167
pretentious (not unassuming)55.299029.511
leader (not follower)55.2119922.610
🤺 (not 🏌)55.1138834.116
legit (not scrub)55.1145729.130
hard-work (not natural-talent)55.1116329.418
subjective (not objective)55.075928.632
euphoric (not resentful)55.061230.16
lewd (not tasteful)54.952226.9183
😀 (not 😭)54.980226.417
lustful (not chaste)54.899226.8157
irrelevant (not important)54.821430.735
fearful (not hopeful)54.857630.79
reasoned (not instinctual)54.768627.9191
rough (not smooth)54.781926.1136
mild (not spicy)54.661528.3140
all-seeing (not blind)54.599219.512
likes change (not resists change)54.543830.76
stable (not unstable)54.574927.213
political (not nonpolitical)54.3103029.2183
charismatic (not uninspiring)54.3156428.2161
factual (not exaggerating)54.390030.922
insecure (not confident)54.248727.7198
hugs (not handshakes)54.269732.112
bear (not wolf)54.265931.26
noob (not pro)54.139630.222
🥶 (not 🥵)54.167328.612
summer (not winter)54.191332.620
moderate (not gluttonous)54.1111328.59
mainstream (not arcane)54.064428.1135
lover (not fighter)53.988032.716
realistic (not fantastical)53.8107128.613
individualist (not communal)53.7112728.935
grounded (not fantasy-prone)53.793428.015
unlucky (not fortunate)53.697326.5173
modest (not flamboyant)53.6101429.0153
hesitant (not decisive)53.649126.3155
wild (not tame)53.6112925.0143
moist (not dry)53.685322.824
proactive (not reactive)53.668335.314
👽 (not 🤡)53.5101631.319
lost (not enlightened)53.496425.136
rap (not rock)53.420425.511
yes-man (not contrarian)53.458528.222
strong identity (not social chameleon)53.4150832.511
goof-off (not studious)53.360429.919
💃 (not 🧕)53.3124026.432
overprepared (not efficient)53.333828.740
paranoid (not naive)53.3119226.315
altruistic (not selfish)53.2109427.9186
proper (not scandalous)53.290830.8106
💝 (not 💔)53.298725.329
gloomy (not sunny)53.2105428.026
reliable (not experimental)53.2102231.928
vain (not demure)53.192526.2148
🥾 (not 👟)53.189130.816
asexual (not sexual)53.154136.112
flower child (not goth)53.1120428.212
stylish (not slovenly)53.0122025.4153
easy (not uptight)53.065935.66
complicated (not simple)52.9134829.2147
preppy (not punk rock)52.9112325.530
rustic (not cultured)52.965626.615
direct (not roundabout)52.8138832.2155
trusting (not charming)52.882126.5166
🤣 (not 😊)52.867928.720
bad boy (not white knight)52.875117.914
glad (not mad)52.778524.712
strict (not lenient)52.6104028.4167
suspicious (not trusting)52.6105427.5183
prestigious (not disreputable)52.6124527.7106
oppressed (not privileged)52.663026.232
noble (not jovial)52.6123122.313
deliberate (not spontaneous)52.4121629.6159
flexible (not rigid)52.478329.4149
queen (not princess)52.4121730.29
accurate (not off target)52.4138627.97
pacifist (not ferocious)52.373026.8182
open-book (not secretive)52.363327.134
green thumb (not plant-neglecter)52.384520.06
social climber (not nonconformist)52.377831.210
guarded (not open)52.2147527.8184
creator (not consumer)52.2114221.16
'right-brained' (not 'left-brained')52.171229.991
judgemental (not accepting)52.198828.465
hypochondriac (not stoic)52.169029.719
dramatic (not no-nonsense)52.0103931.344
love-focused (not money-focused)52.0132636.015
supportive (not catty)52.0122629.616
traumatized (not flourishing)51.9133630.031
never cries (not often crying)51.9112424.017
entitled (not grateful)51.894135.117
👻 (not 🤖)51.7102528.322
savory (not sweet)51.7112519.210
sober (not indulgent)51.689829.6170
👩‍🔬 (not 👩‍🎤)51.492122.814
metrosexual (not macho)51.4122628.027
meek (not bossy)51.357826.7183
provincial (not cosmopolitan)51.389229.6145
insulting (not complimentary)51.386129.843
western (not eastern)51.3156930.913
🐀 (not 🐘)51.394531.839
sheepish (not smug)51.352223.16
playful (not serious)51.279427.5166
wooden (not plastic)51.2149128.914
morning lark (not night owl)51.176028.251
avant-garde (not classical)51.179629.437
monastic (not hedonist)51.180625.515
refined (not rugged)51.0112324.9160
heathen (not devout)50.189926.6152
water (not fire)50.178030.215
desperate (not high standards)50.174432.425
Roman (not Greek)50.2112331.312
cocky (not timid)50.8147530.118
thick (not thin)50.376824.653
varied (not repetitive)50.772325.652
bad-manners (not good-manners)50.768521.713
disarming (not creepy)50.4147828.052

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 Nog based on their crowd-sourced profiles are listed below with the correlation in parenthesis.

Most similar Least similar
  1. Greg Sanders (0.583)
  2. Wesley Crusher (0.575)
  3. Lucas Sinclair (0.575)
  4. Cisco Ramon (0.574)
  5. Bean (0.569)
  6. Dustin Henderson (0.562)
  7. Basher Tarr (0.56)
  8. Matt Hooper (0.551)
  9. Winn Schott (0.537)
  10. Jack Hodgins (0.534)
  1. Queen Gertrude (-0.233)
  2. Linda Montag (-0.208)
  3. James Taggart (-0.158)
  4. Betty Draper (-0.156)
  5. Stanley Hudson (-0.152)
  6. Nick Dunne (-0.148)
  7. Squidward Tentacles (-0.142)
  8. Cornelius Fudge (-0.139)
  9. Agatha (-0.13)
  10. Daisy Buchanan (-0.123)

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 Nog to see what personality types people who describe themselves in ways similar to the way Nog is described identify as.

Myers-Briggs Self-type Average match score with character Number of users


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