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Beth March Descriptive Personality Statistics

Beth March is a character from Little Women.

This page summarizes crowd sourced ratings of their personality collected from users of the Statistical "Which Character" Personality Quiz. This website has recruited more than 3 million volunteers to rate characters on descriptive adjectives and other properties, which can be aggregated to create profiles that users can be matched to as part of a personality test. For more information about how the ratings were collected and how they are used, see the documentation.

Aggregated ratings for 400 descriptions

The table shows the average rating the character received for each descriptive item on a 1 to 100 scale and what that character's rank for the description is among all 1,750 characters in the database. It also shows the standard deviation of the ratings and how many different individuals submitted a rating for that description.

ItemAverage ratingRankRating standard deviationNumber of raters
kind (not cruel)95.3189.3324
clean (not perverted)94.6610.158
wholesome (not salacious)92.9812.3162
😇 (not 😈)92.81713.1180
loyal (not traitorous)92.611513.5309
angelic (not demonic)92.4813.1345
forgiving (not vengeful)92.3913.4319
sweet (not bitter)92.31912.4315
respectful (not rude)92.02313.0325
pure (not debased)92.0811.1350
nurturing (not poisonous)91.02812.9352
humble (not arrogant)90.61516.4327
love-focused (not money-focused)90.49713.177
generous (not stingy)90.32814.586
flower child (not goth)89.96618.173
family-first (not work-first)89.85213.8351
empath (not psychopath)89.84113.388
quiet (not loud)89.71716.4346
soulful (not soulless)89.79913.7585
soft (not hard)89.72614.0568
treasure (not trash)89.78613.9167
genuine (not sarcastic)89.62815.8383
altruistic (not selfish)89.42613.8332
cooperative (not competitive)89.21215.1349
warm (not quarrelsome)89.21515.7348
vegan (not cannibal)89.21114.644
soft (not hard)88.72714.9347
musical (not off-key)88.73417.062
loveable (not punchable)88.54817.767
😊 (not 🤣)88.31716.1168
🎨 (not 🏀)88.112212.365
grateful (not entitled)88.12314.183
vanilla (not kinky)88.01416.1300
complimentary (not insulting)87.83416.0512
egalitarian (not racist)87.823412.8154
bookish (not sporty)87.720815.6339
one-faced (not two-faced)87.78219.179
gatherer (not hunter)87.52610.348
accepting (not judgemental)87.34517.6316
timid (not cocky)87.31114.981
🌟 (not 💩)87.018118.4173
civilized (not barbaric)86.916316.7325
innocent (not worldly)86.91817.5373
pacifist (not ferocious)86.81917.7296
warm (not cold)86.89116.4339
patient (not impatient)86.82820.1351
innocent (not jaded)86.82117.987
artistic (not scientific)86.68414.2334
feminine (not masculine)86.618414.7370
🐿 (not 🦇)86.63614.0157
shy (not bold)86.3517.8343
smooth (not rough)86.31614.9308
meek (not bossy)86.12416.5314
glad (not mad)86.13814.5175
devoted (not unfaithful)86.038213.868
trusting (not suspicious)85.73418.7320
modest (not flamboyant)85.74120.5356
good-humored (not angry)85.711115.7332
proper (not scandalous)85.75417.4299
beautiful (not ugly)85.450717.9560
heroic (not villainous)85.331815.9324
sickly (not healthy)85.32322.0334
white knight (not bad boy)85.39418.369
obedient (not rebellious)85.13618.3325
well behaved (not mischievous)85.14720.1362
introvert (not extrovert)85.05020.8367
gracious (not feisty)85.0619.3367
confidential (not gossiping)84.920617.1344
giving (not receiving)84.611522.485
nerd (not jock)84.424316.6348
devout (not heathen)84.42317.2299
beta (not alpha)84.36817.7340
unchallenging (not demanding)84.31119.583
honorable (not cunning)84.28018.8346
young (not old)84.221820.8316
demure (not vain)84.21119.0320
equitable (not hypocritical)84.22416.0554
mild (not spicy)84.02215.7337
water (not fire)83.93919.872
submissive (not dominant)83.86416.7349
fresh (not stinky)83.723116.3222
disarming (not creepy)83.68816.3319
domestic (not industrial)83.52117.3526
princess (not queen)83.42923.580
sunny (not gloomy)83.312920.165
tasteful (not lewd)83.19317.5322
chaste (not lustful)82.92622.1323
sheltered (not street-smart)82.85119.5295
reserved (not chatty)82.715123.1326
giggling (not chortling)82.71016.066
indie (not pop)82.710319.075
first-mate (not captain)82.515118.7255
vintage (not trendy)82.520319.963
attentive (not interrupting)82.46418.174
country-bumpkin (not city-slicker)81.98019.5221
not genocidal (not genocidal)81.732323.572
boy/girl-next-door (not celebrity)81.522521.376
accommodating (not stubborn)81.42923.170
🥰 (not 🙃)81.26823.3257
tailor (not blacksmith)81.210621.464
chill (not offended)81.15416.668
democratic (not authoritarian)81.06222.1282
moderate (not extreme)81.01520.0348
lighthearted (not intense)81.04721.759
compersive (not jealous)80.66321.2326
sage (not whippersnapper)80.54021.952
spiritual (not skeptical)80.34618.1305
rural (not urban)80.36922.0251
feminist (not sexist)80.346018.7229
literary (not mathematical)80.311020.4303
optimistic (not pessimistic)80.115323.0346
emotional (not unemotional)80.137918.578
joyful (not miserable)79.812119.6147
blissful (not haunted)79.84520.186
reasonable (not deranged)79.522519.9162
🤠 (not 🤑)79.319317.2182
🧠 (not 💪)79.345423.6184
lover (not fighter)79.216024.773
perceptive (not unobservant)79.169723.657
diligent (not lazy)79.097117.9335
romantic (not dispassionate)79.033921.489
sensible (not ludicrous)78.920621.0282
nonpolitical (not political)78.75222.5292
tame (not wild)78.79722.8418
French (not Russian)78.610017.471
theist (not atheist)78.57521.4460
preppy (not punk rock)78.331717.662
folksy (not presidential)78.113024.261
wooden (not plastic)78.120019.289
chivalrous (not businesslike)78.010120.789
vulnerable (not armoured)77.99121.1339
human (not animalistic)77.848325.6310
cautious (not impulsive)77.619624.1348
morning lark (not night owl)77.49720.3303
simple (not complicated)77.14622.7332
reclusive (not social)77.118825.5271
asexual (not sexual)77.111120.653
low-tech (not high-tech)77.018421.0319
deep (not shallow)76.928521.5209
passive (not assertive)76.86124.6320
low self esteem (not narcissistic)76.89717.078
unassuming (not pretentious)76.76625.2164
focused on the present (not focused on the future)76.66625.3337
orderly (not chaotic)76.334021.2323
provincial (not cosmopolitan)76.39924.0323
historical (not modern)76.320220.8286
attractive (not repulsive)76.273520.3358
neutral (not opinionated)76.21220.994
summer (not winter)76.229626.869
Swedish (not Italian)76.19720.850
interested (not bored)76.138418.365
leisurely (not hurried)75.910920.5312
introspective (not not introspective)75.927621.6236
🚴 (not 🏋️‍♂️)75.942617.6118
valedictorian (not drop out)75.861422.6164
politically correct (not edgy)75.714721.2313
private (not gregarious)75.635926.2343
gendered (not androgynous)75.586124.7322
unlucky (not fortunate)75.319523.7331
metrosexual (not macho)75.123623.148
intellectual (not physical)75.054024.5310
self-disciplined (not disorganized)75.075524.6325
sane (not crazy)75.021624.5158
classical (not avant-garde)74.920123.8539
gullible (not cynical)74.913521.657
slow-talking (not fast-talking)74.88622.357
bashful (not exhibitionist)74.75627.681
reassuring (not fearmongering)74.730026.970
legit (not scrub)74.762122.2212
inspiring (not cringeworthy)74.633623.1533
transparent (not machiavellian)74.414025.354
🛌 (not 🧗)74.312527.0254
shy (not playful)74.27525.6324
sheeple (not conspiracist)74.21621.0270
good-cook (not bad-cook)74.114619.071
reliable (not experimental)73.933927.670
neat (not messy)73.857323.7330
sensitive (not thick-skinned)73.821724.2333
enlightened (not lost)73.718422.969
poetic (not factual)73.515322.451
open-minded (not close-minded)73.235022.4310
refined (not rugged)73.142321.8329
wise (not foolish)72.741122.7343
minimalist (not pack rat)72.619924.3174
protagonist (not antagonist)72.673128.971
frugal (not lavish)72.427526.4281
profound (not ironic)72.314322.956
washed (not muddy)72.249622.980
lenient (not strict)71.730523.1347
knowledgeable (not ignorant)71.678426.270
stable (not moody)71.413325.6345
thrifty (not extravagant)71.427025.273
high IQ (not low IQ)71.4107821.9356
sober (not indulgent)71.322127.5325
naive (not paranoid)71.214224.572
prudish (not flirtatious)71.224225.360
prestigious (not disreputable)71.153025.1266
insecure (not confident)70.715924.3336
traditional (not unorthodox)70.628725.0486
on-time (not tardy)70.675424.776
existentialist (not nihilist)70.522123.5430
non-gamer (not gamer)70.553932.054
awkward (not suspicious)70.422620.7320
pain-avoidant (not masochistic)70.312525.554
deep (not epic)70.313124.574
penny-pincher (not overspender)70.231522.3221
Greek (not Roman)70.23925.252
believable (not poorly-written)70.1102824.760
competent (not incompetent)70.0107324.6336
👨‍⚕️ (not 👨‍🔧)70.043827.9158
persistent (not quitter)69.9148824.7158
🧙 (not 👨‍🚀)69.932325.0196
creative (not conventional)69.846827.9316
English (not German)69.5100427.948
luddite (not technophile)69.421923.3241
codependent (not independent)69.325526.3294
opinionated (not jealous)69.381821.564
👻 (not 🤖)69.232125.2168
apprentice (not master)69.225626.3333
slow (not fast)68.911021.1299
imaginative (not practical)68.930226.9328
short (not tall)68.733017.2337
impartial (not biased)68.63825.8284
fantastical (not realistic)68.637327.281
curious (not apathetic)68.371725.9320
🎃 (not 💀)68.332027.055
always down (not picky)68.313322.772
still (not twitchy)68.124624.891
chosen one (not everyman)68.145627.970
cat person (not dog person)68.042031.684
studious (not goof-off)67.890326.6211
rock (not rap)67.7112123.557
motivated (not unmotivated)67.6141427.479
bright (not depressed)67.540024.8316
important (not irrelevant)67.5118628.4248
statist (not anarchist)67.439824.4179
emotional (not logical)67.453126.8344
thin (not thick)67.455024.3288
cheery (not sorrowful)67.236825.4297
charismatic (not uninspiring)67.1105228.0338
trusting (not charming)67.123831.5309
average (not deviant)67.018825.5307
decorative (not utilitarian)67.025226.9484
🤐 (not 😜)67.047630.7151
eloquent (not unpolished)66.975325.5327
serene (not pensive)66.92828.350
deliberate (not spontaneous)66.877528.3301
natural-talent (not hard-work)66.820327.588
freelance (not corporate)66.671224.765
genius (not dunce)66.586221.0342
dorky (not cool)66.543525.1145
sheriff (not outlaw)66.454024.9285
poor (not rich)66.139925.9326
rhythmic (not stuttering)66.093025.656
calm (not anxious)65.834229.9306
vibrant (not geriatric)65.884728.466
flexible (not rigid)65.732624.9301
thinker (not doer)65.523030.177
self-conscious (not self-assured)65.421927.8356
efficient (not overprepared)65.472624.357
arcane (not mainstream)65.354527.8335
works hard (not plays hard)65.190726.4295
yes-man (not contrarian)65.123126.349
communal (not individualist)65.122131.8489
🧕 (not 💃)65.120929.3255
resigned (not resistant)65.05027.6289
often crying (not never cries)65.041523.866
no-nonsense (not dramatic)64.946125.5337
self-improving (not self-destructive)64.941824.564
open to new experinces (not uncreative)64.8101525.8310
💝 (not 💔)64.852234.9251
common sense (not analysis)64.820129.185
relaxed (not tense)64.217727.8327
happy (not sad)64.234726.0318
flourishing (not traumatized)64.121526.070
crafty (not scholarly)64.075327.1317
abstract (not concrete)63.937329.0190
hesitant (not decisive)63.823527.0325
remote (not involved)63.811928.4335
serious (not bold)63.545326.7326
sleepy (not frenzied)63.55227.656
whimsical (not rational)63.347428.2317
aloof (not obsessed)63.39623.5294
manicured (not scruffy)63.296325.4315
patriotic (not unpatriotic)63.291323.5145
tactful (not indiscreet)63.278127.5144
🐮 (not 🐷)63.050226.3213
proletariat (not bourgeoisie)62.957126.7288
monastic (not hedonist)62.924826.2126
metaphorical (not literal)62.025527.8300
🐩 (not 🐒)62.066828.3158
🎩 (not 🧢)61.973329.2166
🤫 (not 🤔)61.627231.3137
consistent (not variable)61.677629.442
centrist (not radical)61.535628.368
🦄 (not 🐴)61.448333.2158
🐐 (not 🦒)61.477832.5238
intimate (not formal)61.361829.2247
straightforward (not cryptic)61.1100729.9306
scheduled (not spontaneous)61.087030.6331
specialist (not generalist)61.078527.8452
normie (not freak)61.052027.375
repetitive (not varied)60.769527.2331
liberal (not conservative)60.790029.1146
regular (not zany)60.742329.5178
circular (not linear)60.741227.951
subdued (not exuberant)60.741628.845
workaholic (not slacker)60.5132323.0487
factual (not exaggerating)60.567027.358
realistic (not ambitious)60.539729.782
moist (not dry)60.352223.447
prideful (not envious)60.3125824.685
unambiguous (not mysterious)60.170931.6301
high standards (not desperate)60.090424.399
interesting (not tiresome)59.8119725.6357
child free (not pronatalist)59.895829.4285
idealist (not realist)59.860831.4554
multicolored (not monochrome)59.363930.7508
careful (not brave)59.139432.0311
👽 (not 🤡)59.173922.5146
playful (not serious)59.056127.2324
secretive (not open-book)58.9104631.468
tattle-tale (not f***-the-police)58.748029.357
touchy-feely (not distant)58.761032.781
🧐 (not 😎)58.465830.9157
straight (not queer)58.2132029.5307
stick-in-the-mud (not adventurous)58.154427.6327
weakass (not badass)58.133227.578
ranged (not melee)57.973827.139
guarded (not open)57.7128032.1321
resolute (not wavering)57.7120228.7168
Pepsi (not Coke)57.441129.871
😀 (not 😭)57.370031.6190
pro (not noob)57.2131428.9162
stoic (not hypochondriac)57.192630.355
🥾 (not 👟)56.973432.1175
earth (not air)56.9107034.689
cultured (not rustic)56.9103229.565
loose (not tight)56.746926.975
dramatic (not comedic)56.7119424.978
subjective (not objective)56.664129.4432
reasoned (not instinctual)56.361230.1303
🥳 (not 🥴)56.257029.6171
forward-thinking (not stuck-in-the-past)56.287828.367
slovenly (not stylish)56.053226.0316
explorer (not builder)55.786030.5296
active (not slothful)55.6156527.0294
socialist (not libertarian)55.438831.1270
triggered (not trolling)55.4121322.945
puny (not mighty)55.340028.0332
🏌 (not 🤺)55.330530.8179
expressive (not monotone)55.3107927.387
flimsy (not sturdy)55.243528.160
coordinated (not clumsy)55.0120428.7302
OCD (not ADHD)55.0109829.553
extraordinary (not mundane)54.9125530.4335
🙋‍♂️ (not 🙅‍♂️)54.997933.0155
pointed (not random)54.7137026.771
roundabout (not direct)54.539428.0310
precise (not vague)54.5122826.3306
backdoor (not official)54.594129.3260
😬 (not 😏)54.563830.2156
insider (not outsider)54.470433.5344
blue-collar (not ivory-tower)54.093429.6258
emancipated (not enslaved)54.0133325.3296
🐀 (not 🐘)54.080435.1241
unambitious (not driven)53.912927.1294
🥵 (not 🥶)53.898725.857
philosophical (not real)53.746231.2310
unprepared (not hoarder)53.758421.8257
funny (not humorless)53.6108025.4337
oppressed (not privileged)53.657825.048
charming (not awkward)53.5118029.6307
transient (not permanent)53.564632.8293
📉 (not 📈)53.540832.5159
neurotypical (not autistic)53.3150226.9272
cheesy (not chic)52.895527.376
quirky (not predictable)52.795029.290
purple (not orange)52.590132.5335
spelunker (not claustrophobic)52.5120027.749
western (not eastern)52.3144529.8195
oblivious (not alert)52.359628.7169
overachiever (not underachiever)52.1153027.762
lowbrow (not highbrow)51.958225.8243
resourceful (not helpless)51.9161128.8582
tautology (not oxymoron)51.951830.842
expressive (not stoic)51.8112230.9305
normal (not weird)51.770727.2295
proactive (not reactive)51.777329.060
theoretical (not empirical)51.664128.9303
astonishing (not methodical)51.571130.4289
go-getter (not slugabed)51.5169227.5146
👩‍🔬 (not 👩‍🎤)51.489132.5141
concise (not long-winded)51.399229.148
'right-brained' (not 'left-brained')51.281631.9249
sugarcoated (not frank)51.040033.669
head@clouds (not down2earth)50.289534.1327
basic (not hipster)50.3122729.4295
unfixable (not fixable)50.770427.964
mature (not juvenile)50.6109330.1521

The lowest rating for any description in the table is 50.0 despite a 1 to 100 scale being used. This is because descriptions that had values lower than the midpoint were reversed. For example, a score of 1/100 for "hot (not cold)" is equivalent to a score of 100/100 for "cold (not hot)". This was done so that all the traits that are most distinctive for a character are at the top of the table.

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

Most similar Least similar
  1. Jane Bennet (0.893)
  2. Georgiana Darcy (0.869)
  3. Chien-Po (0.856)
  4. Penny (0.856)
  5. Mamá Coco (0.853)
  6. Melanie Hamilton (0.847)
  7. Pam Beesly (0.832)
  8. Aimee Finecky (0.832)
  9. Tracy Mills (0.825)
  10. Rita Bennett (0.819)
  1. Gaston (-0.766)
  2. Peter Wiggin (-0.753)
  3. Nate Jacobs (-0.748)
  4. Ernesto de la Cruz (-0.744)
  5. Tom Buchanan (-0.741)
  6. Megatron (-0.736)
  7. Baron Vladimir Harkonnen (-0.735)
  8. Shane Walsh (-0.734)
  9. George Bluth, Sr. (-0.73)
  10. Sid Phillips (-0.725)

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.



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