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Ron Weasley Personality Statistics

Ron Weasley is a character from Harry Potter. This page summarizes crowd sourced ratings of their personality collected from users of the Statistical "Which Character" Personality Quiz. People who take the quiz are asked if they would also be willing to volunteer to rate characters that they know. The ratings are made on a 100 point scale between two adjectives and then all averaged together into a composite. Because of the "law of large numbers" (a.k.a. wisdom of the crowds) this profile is very reliable. If you take one persons opinion of what a character is like and compare it to the opinion of another person about what that character is like, they could be very different. But if you compare the opinions of two groups, the difference gets smaller and smaller the larger the groups.

The table shows the average rating the character received for each trait in the survey. Because the questions are bipolar adjective pairs, they are reversible (i.e. a score of 25 on short<--->tall is the same as a score of 75 on tall<--->short). On this page, traits that had an average score below the midpoint have been reversed so they can be listed in order of most to least extreme for that character. The table also shows this character's relative rank on that trait compared to all other characters in the database. The standard deviation of ratings is shown, the basic idea here is that if the standard deviation is higher then that means there is less agreement between raters on that trait (the less agreement, the larger the sample size needed to get a reliable estimate). The number of raters is how many different individuals submitted a rating for that trait with this character; each rater rated only a random subset of traits for each character when they were surveyed.

TraitAverage ratingRankRating standard deviationNumber of raters
loyal (not traitorous)90.616214.7360
family-first (not work-first)88.85211.9445
heroic (not villainous)87.217514.8353
messy (not neat)87.04613.2296
first-mate (not captain)86.45418.6370
goof-off (not studious)86.45613.5148
orange (not purple)85.41922.2352
disorganized (not self-disciplined)85.04215.2346
kind (not cruel)84.723415.3345
important (not irrelevant)83.031320.9209
scruffy (not manicured)82.910115.4374
poor (not rich)82.34821.5317
clumsy (not coordinated)82.26116.3345
blue-collar (not ivory-tower)82.29420.8349
🐿 (not 🦇)81.97019.498
country-bumpkin (not city-slicker)81.86619.5128
open-book (not secretive)81.24913.829
funny (not humorless)81.215919.4366
lenient (not strict)81.07918.4362
warm (not cold)80.815418.0328
honorable (not cunning)80.412319.1373
real (not philosophical)80.27720.4280
chaotic (not orderly)80.117216.8362
emotional (not logical)80.015017.4349
anxious (not calm)79.915417.5386
treasure (not trash)79.937323.0152
gendered (not androgynous)79.847623.1146
unpolished (not eloquent)79.78618.5286
young (not old)79.527518.0342
unambiguous (not mysterious)79.17519.7394
believable (not poorly-written)78.928714.529
slovenly (not stylish)78.47116.5348
proletariat (not bourgeoisie)78.38726.4305
soulful (not soulless)78.339624.498
slacker (not workaholic)78.36518.090
dramatic (not no-nonsense)78.018521.7171
low self esteem (not narcissistic)78.07020.732
awkward (not suspicious)77.97320.4348
self-conscious (not self-assured)77.94520.4316
🧙 (not 👨‍🚀)77.99725.7169
expressive (not stoic)77.822524.3375
provincial (not cosmopolitan)77.77120.8317
beta (not alpha)77.712122.2294
playful (not serious)77.713719.3344
human (not animalistic)77.433523.6321
straight (not queer)77.346022.1166
rural (not urban)77.37022.9184
spontaneous (not scheduled)77.121223.4361
off-key (not musical)77.07920.442
good-humored (not angry)76.722720.8290
codependent (not independent)76.510121.0398
instinctual (not reasoned)76.220422.1334
English (not German)76.134630.436
egalitarian (not racist)75.763622.3112
unprepared (not hoarder)75.64722.6297
crafty (not scholarly)75.625917.6424
chatty (not reserved)75.528522.7328
whippersnapper (not sage)75.58314.026
hesitant (not decisive)75.45320.5359
biased (not impartial)75.426322.0316
rugged (not refined)75.319718.8349
oblivious (not alert)75.29822.0117
🤠 (not 🤑)75.021324.6108
involved (not remote)74.729822.4341
insecure (not confident)74.67518.8359
disarming (not creepy)74.632819.4147
moody (not stable)74.535020.0352
folksy (not presidential)74.517723.841
impatient (not patient)74.235524.0154
democratic (not authoritarian)74.216422.6302
apprentice (not master)74.011222.1189
nurturing (not poisonous)74.035722.1160
pain-avoidant (not masochistic)74.04426.145
🐒 (not 🐩)73.912828.0105
submissive (not dominant)73.613219.7330
low-tech (not high-tech)73.421320.0283
🌟 (not 💩)73.251925.5132
patriotic (not unpatriotic)73.232923.2100
wholesome (not salacious)73.130224.7109
astonishing (not methodical)73.19121.4329
mischievous (not well behaved)73.042421.3360
juvenile (not mature)72.822419.182
spontaneous (not deliberate)72.716723.1339
frugal (not lavish)72.521424.7358
😜 (not 🤐)72.524029.995
soft (not hard)72.420620.3331
angelic (not demonic)72.431219.5286
🚴 (not 🏋️‍♂️)72.241723.5109
lowbrow (not highbrow)72.18522.5327
fixable (not unfixable)71.820324.331
permanent (not transient)71.718127.2142
pure (not debased)71.429522.4330
Swedish (not Italian)71.211522.136
efficient (not overprepared)71.131121.033
🛌 (not 🧗)71.112628.4206
sensitive (not thick-skinned)71.019323.8345
vague (not precise)71.07121.8254
trusting (not charming)70.810024.0324
awkward (not charming)70.715923.3382
jealous (not compersive)70.726022.1274
vanilla (not kinky)70.423826.1297
plays hard (not works hard)70.418423.1338
intimate (not formal)70.421424.1182
straightforward (not cryptic)70.436627.6370
meek (not bossy)70.213420.5359
😎 (not 🧐)70.230027.7124
😇 (not 😈)70.131525.8126
reliable (not experimental)70.130927.725
physical (not intellectual)70.018723.7304
soft (not hard)69.924722.183
👨‍🔧 (not 👨‍⚕️)69.930226.3103
👩‍🎤 (not 👩‍🔬)69.931822.7126
literal (not metaphorical)69.626426.8330
bold (not serious)69.533122.8391
lighthearted (not intense)69.513526.727
subjective (not objective)69.49225.784
sporty (not bookish)69.325925.2288
🧢 (not 🎩)69.329930.4123
stuttering (not rhythmic)68.810723.932
night owl (not morning lark)68.641525.7242
focused on the present (not focused on the future)68.519128.3351
masculine (not feminine)68.353021.2340
skeptical (not spiritual)68.158826.0311
whimsical (not rational)68.026322.9340
generalist (not specialist)68.05127.975
🤔 (not 🤫)68.025029.882
indulgent (not sober)67.837924.0383
oppressed (not privileged)67.816823.037
dorky (not cool)67.728025.7112
📈 (not 📉)67.637428.2109
nonpolitical (not political)67.616728.0331
romantic (not dispassionate)67.555726.830
claustrophobic (not spelunker)67.411221.227
multicolored (not monochrome)67.026827.470
communal (not individualist)67.013026.974
innocent (not worldly)66.916423.3327
leisurely (not hurried)66.719828.6415
🤡 (not 👽)66.717127.2117
vibrant (not geriatric)66.756724.824
🐀 (not 🐘)66.621832.3185
artistic (not scientific)66.533321.2309
pack rat (not minimalist)66.520229.1101
penny-pincher (not overspender)66.434129.2183
loud (not quiet)66.146926.7356
😀 (not 😭)65.929228.2125
tall (not short)65.943324.8325
loveable (not punchable)65.948528.234
lazy (not diligent)65.87523.6343
western (not eastern)65.836329.0137
glad (not mad)65.726025.3114
vulnerable (not armoured)65.622325.2287
slow (not fast)65.611120.9350
f***-the-police (not tattle-tale)65.654530.932
gregarious (not private)65.525325.1331
lost (not enlightened)65.534023.031
sweet (not bitter)65.437924.6327
flimsy (not sturdy)65.318227.531
💝 (not 💔)65.233133.3153
roundabout (not direct)65.111428.8331
rough (not smooth)65.033126.6265
unassuming (not pretentious)65.019830.2127
backdoor (not official)64.941227.7340
💃 (not 🧕)64.953827.8177
trusting (not suspicious)64.728928.2325
brave (not careful)64.753726.4333
foolish (not wise)64.729621.9375
passive (not assertive)64.316023.4338
rebellious (not obedient)64.357325.2339
feisty (not gracious)64.364826.3302
persistent (not quitter)64.2111828.3106
complimentary (not insulting)64.143728.882
modest (not flamboyant)64.046328.1311
luddite (not technophile)64.031025.0295
circular (not linear)64.023330.128
loose (not tight)64.022528.639
freelance (not corporate)63.950530.338
altruistic (not selfish)63.848225.3365
domestic (not industrial)63.827829.680
zany (not regular)63.848728.796
weird (not normal)63.451923.0337
humble (not arrogant)63.333926.5319
gatherer (not hunter)63.339828.135
pessimistic (not optimistic)63.238027.7343
cannibal (not vegan)63.239631.931
traumatized (not flourishing)63.056226.044
existentialist (not nihilist)62.942928.863
healthy (not sickly)62.876026.6325
hedonist (not monastic)62.739224.872
🐐 (not 🦒)62.749130.1168
dunce (not genius)62.620120.7398
utilitarian (not decorative)62.657425.969
liberal (not conservative)62.655427.2113
scandalous (not proper)62.545724.8320
curious (not apathetic)62.468826.8358
indiscreet (not tactful)62.419528.5132
charismatic (not uninspiring)62.383927.7303
moist (not dry)62.331828.323
fast-talking (not slow-talking)62.257828.233
mild (not spicy)61.926927.1334
simple (not complicated)61.918728.2331
devout (not heathen)61.745127.4298
feminist (not sexist)61.769926.8147
neurotypical (not autistic)61.684926.8297
flexible (not rigid)61.629427.1329
adventurous (not stick-in-the-mud)61.556025.2350
🙋‍♂️ (not 🙅‍♂️)61.549535.6105
forgiving (not vengeful)61.446226.4306
imaginative (not practical)61.330629.1313
pronatalist (not child free)61.225427.6275
beautiful (not ugly)61.288228.495
basic (not hipster)61.156027.3364
🐷 (not 🐮)61.023929.0172
🤣 (not 😊)61.032131.8121
👻 (not 🤖)60.941029.9120
unobservant (not perceptive)60.912628.831
warm (not quarrelsome)60.839128.0370
💪 (not 🧠)60.826624.6132
legit (not scrub)60.882828.2149
ludicrous (not sensible)60.736926.0365
ignorant (not knowledgeable)60.722120.936
impulsive (not cautious)60.549331.4317
interesting (not tiresome)60.577027.5313
literary (not mathematical)60.456224.8326
head@clouds (not down2earth)60.040530.7345
happy (not sad)60.031524.1303
cheery (not sorrowful)59.935526.1358
joyful (not miserable)59.834224.6100
attractive (not repulsive)59.684324.2345
sleepy (not frenzied)59.66627.228
empirical (not theoretical)59.346830.2299
playful (not shy)59.378128.7319
open to new experinces (not uncreative)58.981628.5345
edgy (not politically correct)58.959825.8317
cooperative (not competitive)58.834029.5331
modern (not historical)58.758626.5249
resistant (not resigned)58.689128.3338
tailor (not blacksmith)58.669529.717
moderate (not extreme)58.530326.7283
slothful (not active)58.510925.3316
social (not reclusive)58.457326.8201
🤺 (not 🏌)58.483832.3106
explorer (not builder)58.348628.2393
outlaw (not sheriff)58.253626.7343
🥰 (not 🙃)58.050632.6190
noob (not pro)57.922226.9133
Roman (not Greek)57.940928.022
demure (not vain)57.846026.5318
reasonable (not deranged)57.862226.692
unlucky (not fortunate)57.749929.0359
lustful (not chaste)57.659825.0327
emancipated (not enslaved)57.679425.1273
French (not Russian)57.563129.533
outsider (not insider)57.454130.1239
wavering (not resolute)57.419027.3111
anarchist (not statist)57.345726.4174
melee (not ranged)57.132228.222
average (not deviant)57.032627.8242
deep (not shallow)56.970225.8135
tense (not relaxed)56.893830.1385
resourceful (not helpless)56.8101426.4108
slugabed (not go-getter)56.611128.5105
repetitive (not varied)56.565627.4160
nerd (not jock)56.267631.6358
sunny (not gloomy)56.046630.635
aloof (not obsessed)55.920728.8354
open (not guarded)55.923929.0328
drop out (not valedictorian)55.837327.4112
unorthodox (not traditional)55.763729.586
🥳 (not 🥴)55.741532.9107
respectful (not rude)55.569026.5333
equitable (not hypocritical)55.560529.0110
lewd (not tasteful)55.435826.1360
sheeple (not conspiracist)55.425928.3271
sane (not crazy)55.351926.0117
stinky (not fresh)55.331928.2172
sheltered (not street-smart)55.240029.5332
'right-brained' (not 'left-brained')55.123629.4220
mighty (not puny)54.987025.3325
extrovert (not introvert)54.770528.2361
abstract (not concrete)54.644431.2132
exuberant (not subdued)54.471927.829
bold (not shy)54.1109126.6324
🐴 (not 🦄)54.166332.3106
poetic (not factual)54.144531.127
not introspective (not introspective)54.032829.8150
bright (not depressed)53.762224.0333
wild (not tame)53.774126.6345
competent (not incompetent)53.6100226.0311
pacifist (not ferocious)53.343727.6304
civilized (not barbaric)53.387624.7362
chill (not offended)53.045832.134
trolling (not triggered)52.837228.829
driven (not unambitious)52.6116727.2288
chortling (not giggling)52.582832.729
extraordinary (not mundane)52.491029.0358
disreputable (not prestigious)52.443626.3278
avant-garde (not classical)52.449529.171
punk rock (not preppy)52.351130.235
🥾 (not 👟)52.260834.6105
self-improving (not self-destructive)52.254625.140
metrosexual (not macho)52.277830.926
cringeworthy (not inspiring)52.149327.894
😬 (not 😏)52.051634.5115
socialist (not libertarian)51.937930.0272
close-minded (not open-minded)51.747324.8406
realist (not idealist)51.666131.077
atheist (not theist)51.477130.788
mainstream (not arcane)51.351526.6288
thick (not thin)51.348926.9258
accepting (not judgemental)51.259829.5249
low IQ (not high IQ)51.122522.2303
sarcastic (not genuine)51.061529.9367
gossiping (not confidential)51.045229.0380
conventional (not creative)50.758028.9345
variable (not consistent)50.348533.236

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

Most similar Least similar
  1. Xander Harris (0.85)
  2. Pippin Took (0.768)
  3. Rex (0.721)
  4. Merry Brandybuck (0.705)
  5. Pumbaa (0.704)
  1. Coriolanus Snow (-0.62)
  2. Gus Fring (-0.618)
  3. The Operative (-0.616)
  4. Mycroft Holmes (-0.583)
  5. Carolyn Martens (-0.581)

Personality types

Personality types according to various systems can be derived from the character's traits. Profiles for a personality type were computed by averaging together all responses from people who took the test and reported a given personality type and then this composite was matched to each of those profiles as if it was its own character (as was done above). Listed closest to worst match.

  1. Jungian/Myers-Briggs: ENTP (r = 0.35)
  2. Jungian/Myers-Briggs: ENTJ (r = 0.33)
  3. Enneagram: Type 8 (r = 0.21)
  4. Jungian/Myers-Briggs: ESTP (r = 0.2)
  5. Enneagram: Type 5 (r = 0.15)
  6. Jungian/Myers-Briggs: INTJ (r = 0.14)
  7. Jungian/Myers-Briggs: ESTJ (r = 0.13)
  8. Jungian/Myers-Briggs: INTP (r = 0.13)
  9. Jungian/Myers-Briggs: ENFP (r = 0.02)
  10. Enneagram: Type 4 (r = -0.01)
  11. Jungian/Myers-Briggs: ENFJ (r = -0.03)
  12. Jungian/Myers-Briggs: ISTP (r = -0.05)
  13. Jungian/Myers-Briggs: ESFP (r = -0.07)
  14. Enneagram: Type 6 (r = -0.11)
  15. Enneagram: Type 1 (r = -0.12)
  16. Enneagram: Type 7 (r = -0.14)
  17. Enneagram: Type 3 (r = -0.15)
  18. Jungian/Myers-Briggs: ISTJ (r = -0.17)
  19. Jungian/Myers-Briggs: ESFJ (r = -0.24)
  20. Jungian/Myers-Briggs: INFP (r = -0.25)
  21. Jungian/Myers-Briggs: INFJ (r = -0.25)
  22. Enneagram: Type 2 (r = -0.32)
  23. Enneagram: Type 9 (r = -0.34)
  24. Jungian/Myers-Briggs: ISFP (r = -0.43)
  25. Jungian/Myers-Briggs: ISFJ (r = -0.49)

Notes

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