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Ferris Bueller's Day Off

The dataset of the Statistical "Which Character" Personality Quiz includes characters from the fictional universe of Ferris Bueller's Day Off.

Characters

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

Notability Name
82.3Ferris Bueller
62.7Sloane Peterson
52.7Cameron Frye

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 Ferris Bueller's Day Off?". The distribution of their responses are below.

# Response Count
1 It's the worst 3
2 It's bad 11
3 It's okay 213
4 It's good 1433
5 It's my favorite 319

This gives it an average score of 4.04 / 5. Making it 139th 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
adventurous (not stick-in-the-mud)0.0821944
blissful (not haunted)0.0781902
jock (not nerd)0.0771954
social (not reclusive)0.0761947
mainstream (not arcane)0.071899
spiritual (not skeptical)0.0651939
stylish (not slovenly)0.0651931
fresh (not stinky)0.0611929
bossy (not meek)0.061958
high-tech (not low-tech)0.0591908
charming (not awkward)0.051971
genius (not dunce)0.0491944
artistic (not scientific)0.0481969
juvenile (not mature)0.0441973
alpha (not beta)0.0421867
sarcastic (not genuine)0.0411940
wild (not tame)0.0411961
chaotic (not orderly)0.0391944
feminine (not masculine)0.0371966
lenient (not strict)0.0341954
feisty (not gracious)0.0341928
angelic (not demonic)0.0341905
disarming (not creepy)0.0291880
intimate (not formal)0.0281934
rebellious (not obedient)0.0261945
creative (not conventional)0.0241971
loyal (not traitorous)0.0211942
ivory-tower (not blue-collar)0.021797
selfish (not altruistic)0.0151929
lavish (not frugal)0.0141889
sober (not indulgent)0.0131914
outlaw (not sheriff)0.0121906
shallow (not deep)0.0051953
logical (not emotional)0.0031944
poisonous (not nurturing)0.0031917
reasonable (not deranged)0.01967

Notes

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