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

Characters

The dataset has 6 characters from this universe. They are ordered in the list below by their notability (see Note 1).

Notability Name
90.2John Carter
83.0Abby Lockhart
80.8Kerry Weaver
67.1Luka Kovac
64.7Chuny Marquez
50.7Malik McGrath

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

# Response Count
1 It's the worst 3
2 It's bad 7
3 It's okay 383
4 It's good 1267
5 It's my favorite 253

This gives it an average score of 3.92 / 5. Making it 220th 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
nurturing (not poisonous)0.0951885
nerd (not jock)0.0931903
feminine (not masculine)0.0761906
blue-collar (not ivory-tower)0.0721854
altruistic (not selfish)0.0491885
intimate (not formal)0.0431888
obedient (not rebellious)0.0431893
frugal (not lavish)0.0421869
stick-in-the-mud (not adventurous)0.0421890
disarming (not creepy)0.041858
beta (not alpha)0.0391858
tame (not wild)0.0391904
conventional (not creative)0.0381906
orderly (not chaotic)0.0371886
slovenly (not stylish)0.0361882
loyal (not traitorous)0.0331888
awkward (not charming)0.0321906
sheriff (not outlaw)0.0321873
indulgent (not sober)0.0311885
genius (not dunce)0.031889
angelic (not demonic)0.031879
low-tech (not high-tech)0.0271884
deep (not shallow)0.0251903
strict (not lenient)0.0251903
emotional (not logical)0.0251891
bossy (not meek)0.0241907
stinky (not fresh)0.0191879
haunted (not blissful)0.0171873
genuine (not sarcastic)0.0171892
reclusive (not social)0.011891
skeptical (not spiritual)0.011893
juvenile (not mature)0.011909
reasonable (not deranged)0.0061905
feisty (not gracious)0.0051881
scientific (not artistic)0.0041899
mainstream (not arcane)0.01872

Notes

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