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The Lion King

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

Characters

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

Notability Name
90.0Simba
89.4Mufasa
76.6Nala
72.9Timon
72.9Pumbaa
65.0Scar

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 Lion King?". The distribution of their responses are below.

# Response Count
1 It's the worst 8
2 It's bad 26
3 It's okay 1768
4 It's good 6416
5 It's my favorite 1179

This gives it an average score of 3.93 / 5. Making it 217th 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
loyal (not traitorous)0.19231
nurturing (not poisonous)0.0878762
altruistic (not selfish)0.0828871
disarming (not creepy)0.0678492
fresh (not stinky)0.0598855
reasonable (not deranged)0.0588941
genuine (not sarcastic)0.0536481
angelic (not demonic)0.0538877
deep (not shallow)0.0429034
sheriff (not outlaw)0.0418661
charming (not awkward)0.0419296
spiritual (not skeptical)0.0389173
emotional (not logical)0.0379241
blissful (not haunted)0.0346020
orderly (not chaotic)0.0339046
adventurous (not stick-in-the-mud)0.0318915
social (not reclusive)0.0288955
mature (not juvenile)0.0276196
mainstream (not arcane)0.0268389
gracious (not feisty)0.0238820
blue-collar (not ivory-tower)0.0227697
indulgent (not sober)0.0218624
feminine (not masculine)0.029294
obedient (not rebellious)0.029099
alpha (not beta)0.0188622
genius (not dunce)0.0188986
lavish (not frugal)0.0188289
meek (not bossy)0.0168957
high-tech (not low-tech)0.0156250
scientific (not artistic)0.0126629
intimate (not formal)0.0118974
tame (not wild)0.016330
jock (not nerd)0.0058934
lenient (not strict)0.0039026
stylish (not slovenly)0.0029023
creative (not conventional)0.0019304

Notes

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