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The Devil Wears Prada

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

Characters

The dataset has 3 characters from this universe. They are ordered in the list below by their notability (see Note 1).

Notability Name
86.0Miranda Priestly
70.0Andrea Sachs
56.2Emily Charlton

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 The Devil Wears Prada?". The distribution of their responses are below.

# Response Count
1 It's the worst 2
2 It's bad 13
3 It's okay 515
4 It's good 3160
5 It's my favorite 783

This gives it an average score of 4.05 / 5. Making it 119th 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
stylish (not slovenly)0.1144334
lavish (not frugal)0.0934084
fresh (not stinky)0.0924277
charming (not awkward)0.0834430
high-tech (not low-tech)0.0793251
mainstream (not arcane)0.0624160
spiritual (not skeptical)0.0624369
alpha (not beta)0.0614197
social (not reclusive)0.0574324
feminine (not masculine)0.0554440
blissful (not haunted)0.0533197
ivory-tower (not blue-collar)0.0443907
bossy (not meek)0.0444327
genius (not dunce)0.0414338
disarming (not creepy)0.044125
shallow (not deep)0.0364345
orderly (not chaotic)0.0344366
strict (not lenient)0.0334363
sheriff (not outlaw)0.034197
selfish (not altruistic)0.034294
wild (not tame)0.0293317
genuine (not sarcastic)0.0273346
mature (not juvenile)0.0273220
indulgent (not sober)0.0244201
emotional (not logical)0.0224394
obedient (not rebellious)0.0214337
creative (not conventional)0.024427
angelic (not demonic)0.024292
formal (not intimate)0.0194285
reasonable (not deranged)0.0174318
jock (not nerd)0.0154300
poisonous (not nurturing)0.0114239
artistic (not scientific)0.0093410
adventurous (not stick-in-the-mud)0.0044306
feisty (not gracious)0.0034270
traitorous (not loyal)0.0024397

Notes

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