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Agent Smith Descriptive Personality Statistics

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Agent Smith is a character from The Matrix.

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 2,000 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
cold (not warm)95.847.9429
work-first (not family-first)95.7812.2539
authoritarian (not democratic)94.91214.6445
strict (not lenient)94.8911.5464
persistent (not quitter)94.5707.764
ferocious (not pacifist)94.42010.8421
vengeful (not forgiving)94.22910.8437
hard (not soft)93.71312.0509
intense (not lighthearted)93.72110.643
bitter (not sweet)93.61910.5458
diligent (not lazy)93.510512.7412
driven (not unambitious)93.08214.7461
unemotional (not emotional)92.9218.230
entitled (not grateful)92.64911.428
cruel (not kind)92.53112.0443
hard (not soft)92.31914.4246
tight (not loose)92.31016.349
fighter (not lover)92.31014.538
assertive (not passive)92.23315.4426
workaholic (not slacker)92.19115.3295
bossy (not meek)92.07814.4443
😈 (not 😇)92.04212.367
arrogant (not humble)91.98712.8425
hunter (not gatherer)91.92917.130
poisonous (not nurturing)91.84913.3211
bold (not shy)91.717013.2416
quarrelsome (not warm)91.63714.5444
villainous (not heroic)91.64315.0471
judgemental (not accepting)91.56215.3419
coordinated (not clumsy)91.38515.9426
psychopath (not empath)91.35014.343
suspicious (not trusting)91.24515.1466
demanding (not unchallenging)91.19320.136
city-slicker (not country-bumpkin)91.04716.076
stubborn (not accommodating)90.88619.454
manicured (not scruffy)90.711716.6512
soulless (not soulful)90.71817.6304
serious (not playful)90.55717.6475
decisive (not hesitant)90.54415.2498
businesslike (not chivalrous)90.41417.341
cocky (not timid)90.411615.630
active (not slothful)90.411114.9451
scientific (not artistic)90.34315.9422
neat (not messy)90.36017.6411
close-minded (not open-minded)90.12416.0494
gloomy (not sunny)90.02911.940
punchable (not loveable)90.05515.332
pointed (not random)89.95418.442
self-disciplined (not disorganized)89.418518.4454
💀 (not 🎃)89.31818.852
deliberate (not spontaneous)89.25418.0445
motivated (not unmotivated)89.134817.540
formal (not intimate)88.91716.6126
cynical (not gullible)88.86216.436
dominant (not submissive)88.719421.4457
on-time (not tardy)88.713115.842
obsessed (not aloof)88.53821.8431
high-tech (not low-tech)88.57819.1456
extreme (not moderate)88.511419.5433
rigid (not flexible)88.44321.0456
genocidal (not not genocidal)88.23519.041
armoured (not vulnerable)88.14517.0433
monochrome (not multicolored)88.02020.3277
demonic (not angelic)87.96618.7454
methodical (not astonishing)87.91619.9467
OCD (not ADHD)87.82818.943
fast (not slow)87.76717.9478
self-assured (not self-conscious)87.73322.3434
money-focused (not love-focused)87.58221.133
angry (not good-humored)87.43918.3434
mad (not glad)87.46017.479
cunning (not honorable)87.37118.5496
precise (not vague)87.35319.3403
masculine (not feminine)87.124516.5447
competitive (not cooperative)87.023022.3468
never cries (not often crying)87.09122.542
unfixable (not fixable)86.83122.038
narcissistic (not low self esteem)86.813118.938
direct (not roundabout)86.512120.5460
studious (not goof-off)86.520024.574
🙃 (not 🥰)86.44219.390
sturdy (not flimsy)86.313122.346
mathematical (not literary)86.23122.5460
practical (not imaginative)86.07521.3443
tense (not relaxed)85.720521.7474
utilitarian (not decorative)85.63020.2286
antagonist (not protagonist)85.55725.926
humorless (not funny)85.04122.7444
asexual (not sexual)85.03424.632
winter (not summer)84.97418.129
selfish (not altruistic)84.816023.5486
machiavellian (not transparent)84.87621.042
overachiever (not underachiever)84.731523.334
jaded (not innocent)84.718421.728
logical (not emotional)84.66826.3463
industrial (not domestic)84.61921.9283
scheduled (not spontaneous)84.418724.3480
pretentious (not unassuming)84.313423.969
miserable (not joyful)84.310022.369
high IQ (not low IQ)84.248221.1513
stingy (not generous)84.210116.246
suspicious (not awkward)84.011822.4442
confident (not insecure)83.923124.8433
dispassionate (not romantic)83.82328.651
creepy (not disarming)83.62922.7215
haunted (not blissful)83.418319.556
resourceful (not helpless)83.346922.2252
rhythmic (not stuttering)83.314520.751
cannibal (not vegan)83.211024.537
eloquent (not unpolished)83.020922.7503
urban (not rural)82.915223.699
skeptical (not spiritual)82.621525.2439
technophile (not luddite)82.28927.5426
conservative (not liberal)82.17424.464
rational (not whimsical)81.917127.4425
alpha (not beta)81.938626.0419
🤖 (not 👻)81.83929.073
goth (not flower child)81.89426.329
worldly (not innocent)81.731621.6422
go-getter (not slugabed)81.742925.250
works hard (not plays hard)81.529929.2392
🤐 (not 😜)81.510024.846
insulting (not complimentary)81.217022.0261
resolute (not wavering)81.019826.969
💔 (not 💝)81.010224.9107
basic (not hipster)80.613324.6454
frenzied (not sleepy)80.523022.436
distant (not touchy-feely)80.517831.033
salacious (not wholesome)80.417124.854
guarded (not open)80.146225.8439
biased (not impartial)80.018929.4446
competent (not incompetent)80.063923.9485
reclusive (not social)80.013922.0100
privileged (not oppressed)80.037326.739
serious (not bold)79.95927.5447
🦇 (not 🐿)79.813230.166
🥴 (not 🥳)79.68620.270
🎩 (not 🧢)79.530727.870
presidential (not folksy)79.519317.435
analysis (not common sense)79.215925.337
alert (not oblivious)79.239227.276
linear (not circular)79.12125.446
🙅‍♂️ (not 🙋‍♂️)79.09525.565
picky (not always down)79.015924.539
chortling (not giggling)78.911726.036
repetitive (not varied)78.77125.7237
sexist (not feminist)78.615322.069
refined (not rugged)78.426225.4443
stylish (not slovenly)78.337624.4440
uncreative (not open to new experinces)78.26529.9435
corporate (not freelance)78.217034.135
confidential (not gossiping)78.050127.1508
consistent (not variable)78.017627.743
child free (not pronatalist)77.922433.4370
master (not apprentice)77.852827.5240
dry (not moist)77.78229.743
nihilist (not existentialist)77.7930.0242
feisty (not gracious)77.542025.4493
pro (not noob)77.365131.466
🤺 (not 🏌)77.246829.460
dramatic (not comedic)77.043327.752
💩 (not 🌟)76.911627.959
conventional (not creative)76.816029.3454
prudish (not flirtatious)76.612332.540
🥶 (not 🥵)76.67828.832
stoic (not expressive)76.415129.8426
important (not irrelevant)76.484026.2129
crazy (not sane)76.326926.770
mighty (not puny)76.251425.4469
🧗 (not 🛌)76.245327.5104
monotone (not expressive)76.29330.532
highbrow (not lowbrow)75.923623.9398
stick-in-the-mud (not adventurous)75.916030.1426
paranoid (not naive)75.922229.029
rich (not poor)75.851123.3440
vain (not demure)75.828828.0428
tattle-tale (not f***-the-police)75.813633.837
perceptive (not unobservant)75.786530.544
secretive (not open-book)75.349832.035
fearmongering (not reassuring)75.223530.135
atheist (not theist)75.132035.4239
specialist (not generalist)75.118631.0251
bad boy (not white knight)75.026731.642
valedictorian (not drop out)74.865630.060
hoarder (not unprepared)74.817922.6399
Roman (not Greek)74.75327.632
preppy (not punk rock)74.746026.133
captain (not first-mate)74.745933.2448
orderly (not chaotic)74.141933.4431
sorrowful (not cheery)73.938023.0429
masochistic (not pain-avoidant)73.812229.257
pessimistic (not optimistic)73.525331.8402
bourgeoisie (not proletariat)73.330533.7358
ivory-tower (not blue-collar)73.128832.0439
impatient (not patient)73.153629.9211
pensive (not serene)73.039629.234
🐴 (not 🦄)72.836031.952
Russian (not French)72.712026.933
deranged (not reasonable)72.630130.457
sober (not indulgent)72.518633.9427
trash (not treasure)72.112532.960
doer (not thinker)72.147826.645
receiving (not giving)72.129933.226
offended (not chill)71.841732.147
political (not nonpolitical)71.640035.0400
animalistic (not human)71.511229.6405
opinionated (not neutral)71.5109635.856
Pepsi (not Coke)71.44431.432
epic (not deep)71.419028.936
exhibitionist (not bashful)71.345929.433
builder (not explorer)71.322529.4468
🐷 (not 🐮)71.313532.4102
stoic (not hypochondriac)71.334633.932
factual (not poetic)71.241531.542
sheriff (not outlaw)70.842635.4429
queen (not princess)70.762036.326
jealous (not compersive)70.736330.8379
👽 (not 🤡)70.728134.660
sad (not happy)70.549423.1431
cringeworthy (not inspiring)70.327227.7272
resistant (not resigned)70.068633.1436
triggered (not trolling)69.943531.227
empirical (not theoretical)69.816134.0450
😬 (not 😏)69.821431.474
deviant (not average)69.660333.1406
genius (not dunce)69.576725.8446
freak (not normie)69.346432.951
frank (not sugarcoated)69.388433.130
private (not gregarious)69.363832.1429
repulsive (not attractive)69.218727.0412
thick-skinned (not sensitive)69.241132.4498
rude (not respectful)69.034430.2441
😭 (not 😀)68.828127.262
believable (not poorly-written)68.8115426.438
knowledgeable (not ignorant)68.890928.730
washed (not muddy)68.864638.235
debased (not pure)68.743834.0454
badass (not weakass)68.7101929.239
racist (not egalitarian)68.513131.262
🏀 (not 🎨)68.541432.438
👩‍🔬 (not 👩‍🎤)68.441832.773
playful (not shy)68.287023.4379
everyman (not chosen one)68.128834.340
classical (not avant-garde)67.945232.1230
slow-talking (not fast-talking)67.818330.440
non-gamer (not gamer)67.864833.730
involved (not remote)67.782134.3419
proper (not scandalous)67.750833.3407
rock (not rap)67.7115128.532
tailor (not blacksmith)67.265032.738
depressed (not bright)67.135828.2442
concrete (not abstract)67.151134.366
mischievous (not well behaved)66.976534.6446
objective (not subjective)66.919835.8263
melee (not ranged)66.716634.238
patriotic (not unpatriotic)66.676732.360
old (not young)66.645122.7402
enslaved (not emancipated)66.512936.0426
weird (not normal)66.367432.9462
fire (not water)66.276131.745
reasoned (not instinctual)66.033635.7435
🥾 (not 👟)65.848133.371
🤑 (not 🤠)65.641132.070
🧕 (not 💃)65.620434.083
cultured (not rustic)65.569332.331
charming (not trusting)65.455922.6380
🐀 (not 🐘)65.237531.698
straight (not queer)65.1110832.8229
ugly (not beautiful)65.015326.6278
off-key (not musical)64.948934.436
tall (not short)64.972322.3464
thin (not thick)64.768828.4408
modern (not historical)64.765633.6370
calm (not anxious)64.637234.0410
official (not backdoor)64.641636.0504
predictable (not quirky)64.439034.538
reserved (not chatty)64.262232.2428
extravagant (not thrifty)64.157930.125
celebrity (not boy/girl-next-door)63.448329.736
hurried (not leisurely)63.362932.7488
🐐 (not 🦒)63.270431.087
apathetic (not curious)62.916134.9416
Swedish (not Italian)62.944730.334
conspiracist (not sheeple)62.786936.5397
tactful (not indiscreet)62.582733.158
bad-cook (not good-cook)62.453434.134
natural-talent (not hard-work)62.429336.242
no-nonsense (not dramatic)62.353938.1257
mature (not juvenile)62.379732.0301
earth (not air)62.283834.348
gendered (not androgynous)62.1152835.4199
western (not eastern)62.187035.574
down2earth (not head@clouds)62.073235.2398
insider (not outsider)61.939438.7373
geriatric (not vibrant)61.923935.837
ambitious (not realistic)61.984536.151
chaste (not lustful)61.847535.7414
cosmopolitan (not provincial)61.859436.8359
macho (not metrosexual)61.543531.845
literal (not metaphorical)61.382137.0427
efficient (not overprepared)60.9103436.334
realistic (not fantastical)60.982638.030
straightforward (not cryptic)60.8105035.9438
hypocritical (not equitable)60.855535.1255
vintage (not trendy)60.8113034.841
quiet (not loud)60.766631.9472
penny-pincher (not overspender)60.575334.681
chic (not cheesy)60.559935.626
plastic (not wooden)60.224436.933
bookish (not sporty)60.0102031.0390
not introspective (not introspective)60.028735.7112
contrarian (not yes-man)59.793636.737
🤣 (not 😊)59.648428.054
👨‍🚀 (not 🧙)59.560733.182
factual (not exaggerating)59.572637.227
subdued (not exuberant)59.348135.827
traditional (not unorthodox)59.262137.8264
devout (not heathen)59.177038.6439
awkward (not charming)59.048331.3411
philosophical (not real)59.030634.7400
tasteful (not lewd)58.9107832.7413
wild (not tame)58.599833.4450
mainstream (not arcane)58.249737.1362
obedient (not rebellious)58.255839.0460
opinionated (not jealous)58.2133338.534
tautology (not oxymoron)58.122336.221
moody (not stable)58.0111336.2454
pop (not indie)58.039935.228
sarcastic (not genuine)57.971936.0465
still (not twitchy)57.950038.556
traumatized (not flourishing)57.8110631.538
unlucky (not fortunate)57.680229.4399
careful (not brave)57.444733.3452
high standards (not desperate)57.4102736.949
stuck-in-the-past (not forward-thinking)57.259639.735
focused on the future (not focused on the present)57.159435.7461
concise (not long-winded)57.174235.143
healthy (not sickly)57.0129934.6462
night owl (not morning lark)57.0101632.7331
independent (not codependent)57.0111339.6497
prideful (not envious)57.0144839.442
extraordinary (not mundane)56.8123535.4444
shallow (not deep)56.746034.298
🚴 (not 🏋️‍♂️)56.7126335.073
frugal (not lavish)56.690533.5411
clean (not perverted)56.6118736.236
permanent (not transient)56.589137.5209
🤫 (not 🤔)56.544739.461
wise (not foolish)56.398728.7444
regular (not zany)56.363036.449
street-smart (not sheltered)56.1112733.6401
realist (not idealist)55.985839.2297
traitorous (not loyal)55.736039.6429
edgy (not politically correct)55.797935.2406
whippersnapper (not sage)55.776929.935
lost (not enlightened)55.688133.230
radical (not centrist)55.690642.530
🧐 (not 😎)55.576438.085
spicy (not mild)55.4113135.2443
uninspiring (not charismatic)55.426834.0519
smooth (not rough)55.384536.4441
cat person (not dog person)55.283438.539
cautious (not impulsive)55.185134.0448
proactive (not reactive)55.159738.045
cool (not dorky)55.0100732.854
disreputable (not prestigious)54.954835.9412
statist (not anarchist)54.988540.2103
interrupting (not attentive)54.879037.539
👨‍🔧 (not 👨‍⚕️)54.685437.658
vanilla (not kinky)54.387536.5431
barbaric (not civilized)54.353035.6436
bored (not interested)54.131235.632
jock (not nerd)53.876531.9397
libertarian (not socialist)53.799040.6402
crafty (not scholarly)53.7112034.7494
devoted (not unfaithful)53.6162940.330
🐩 (not 🐒)53.498636.267
scrub (not legit)53.335836.983
ironic (not profound)53.092232.040
one-faced (not two-faced)53.0126842.448
flamboyant (not modest)52.784935.8407
simple (not complicated)52.648237.6429
'right-brained' (not 'left-brained')52.564540.0330
spelunker (not claustrophobic)52.5123130.633
side character (not main character)52.599135.233
💪 (not 🧠)52.356432.089
German (not English)52.219134.339
introvert (not extrovert)52.081334.3374
physical (not intellectual)51.766931.4428
unambiguous (not mysterious)51.7105936.5519
minimalist (not pack rat)51.7109036.743
self-improving (not self-destructive)51.786435.939
individualist (not communal)51.5121541.0270
neurotypical (not autistic)51.3159835.9418
reliable (not experimental)51.1108735.240
tiresome (not interesting)51.043634.3424
sensible (not ludicrous)50.1123636.2479
monastic (not hedonist)50.981734.031
purple (not orange)50.899734.1325
fresh (not stinky)50.8138737.7122
📉 (not 📈)50.552536.058

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

Most similar Least similar
  1. Tywin Lannister (0.89)
  2. Alexander Conklin (0.889)
  3. Coriolanus Snow (0.879)
  4. Terry Benedict (0.873)
  5. Firelord Ozai (0.869)
  6. Nurse Mildred Ratched (0.868)
  7. Dukat (0.859)
  8. The Operative (0.858)
  9. Doc (0.855)
  10. Ash (0.851)
  1. Hugo 'Hurley' Reyes (-0.705)
  2. Pumbaa (-0.679)
  3. Chien-Po (-0.667)
  4. Flounder (-0.667)
  5. Dory (-0.658)
  6. Rex (-0.655)
  7. The Scarecrow (-0.654)
  8. Mayuri Shiina (-0.641)
  9. Nelson Bighetti (-0.639)
  10. Pippin Took (-0.631)

Personality types

Users who took the quiz were asked to self-identify their Myers-Briggs and Enneagram types. We can look at the average match scores of these different groups of users with Agent Smith to see what personality types people who describe themselves in ways similar to the way Agent Smith is described identify as.

Myers-Briggs Self-type Average match score with character Number of users


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