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Futurama

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

Characters

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

Notability Name
90.0Turanga Leela
72.1Professor Hubert J. Farnsworth
68.2Bender Bending Rodriguez
67.4Philip J. Fry
59.6Amy Wong
54.4Carol 'Mom' Miller
50.8Hermes Conrad
40.9Dr. John A. Zoidberg
37.8Kif Kroker
24.5Zapp Brannigan

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

# Response Count
1 It's the worst 1
2 It's bad 37
3 It's okay 1139
4 It's good 3823
5 It's my favorite 746

This gives it an average score of 3.92 / 5. Making it 223rd 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)0.1145526
masculine (not feminine)0.0875688
lenient (not strict)0.0695650
nurturing (not poisonous)0.0665480
arcane (not mainstream)0.0585349
blue-collar (not ivory-tower)0.0565051
genuine (not sarcastic)0.0543274
altruistic (not selfish)0.0535501
meek (not bossy)0.0535529
scientific (not artistic)0.0523405
indulgent (not sober)0.0525433
slovenly (not stylish)0.055492
skeptical (not spiritual)0.0485625
high-tech (not low-tech)0.0453203
deep (not shallow)0.0435509
adventurous (not stick-in-the-mud)0.045522
intimate (not formal)0.0395493
creative (not conventional)0.0395674
frugal (not lavish)0.0365281
reasonable (not deranged)0.0335543
tame (not wild)0.033270
loyal (not traitorous)0.0295662
stinky (not fresh)0.0255507
reclusive (not social)0.0255539
disarming (not creepy)0.0225358
logical (not emotional)0.0225652
mature (not juvenile)0.0213156
genius (not dunce)0.0185623
angelic (not demonic)0.0175485
beta (not alpha)0.0125376
awkward (not charming)0.0115672
outlaw (not sheriff)0.0115437
orderly (not chaotic)0.0075657
rebellious (not obedient)0.0065522
gracious (not feisty)0.0055478
haunted (not blissful)0.0033180

Notes

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