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Maxwell Klinger Descriptive Personality Statistics

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Maxwell Klinger is a character from M*A*S*H.

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
funny (not humorless)93.4218.039
exuberant (not subdued)93.4109.036
expressive (not stoic)92.52210.147
bold (not serious)90.71011.549
open to new experinces (not uncreative)90.67510.762
extrovert (not introvert)90.17012.739
chatty (not reserved)89.99711.858
liberal (not conservative)89.52813.260
zany (not regular)89.13318.347
vibrant (not geriatric)89.15814.235
expressive (not monotone)89.09913.829
unorthodox (not traditional)88.48119.645
social (not reclusive)88.36312.054
romantic (not dispassionate)88.07011.845
rebellious (not obedient)87.820119.246
loud (not quiet)87.015711.344
playful (not shy)87.019514.152
not genocidal (not genocidal)86.914823.223
dramatic (not no-nonsense)86.98722.251
bold (not shy)86.446216.047
lenient (not strict)86.34414.160
loose (not tight)86.32417.044
adventurous (not stick-in-the-mud)86.217217.752
accepting (not judgemental)86.25719.049
mischievous (not well behaved)86.023215.448
good-humored (not angry)85.911115.456
😜 (not 🤐)85.911816.854
whimsical (not rational)85.56218.640
playful (not serious)85.49616.636
soulful (not soulless)85.327813.359
fast-talking (not slow-talking)85.111813.942
freelance (not corporate)84.917618.936
wild (not tame)84.822017.786
weird (not normal)84.714717.774
metrosexual (not macho)84.63321.338
flower child (not goth)84.616417.228
creative (not conventional)84.511723.257
warm (not cold)84.514313.645
emotional (not unemotional)84.523110.727
goof-off (not studious)84.49815.559
fantastical (not realistic)84.48619.234
scandalous (not proper)84.315012.151
crafty (not scholarly)84.27516.157
💃 (not 🧕)84.221221.473
ambitious (not realistic)84.213320.645
twitchy (not still)84.211014.462
charismatic (not uninspiring)84.127118.139
edgy (not politically correct)84.111418.456
backdoor (not official)84.18620.549
democratic (not authoritarian)83.92413.035
gregarious (not private)83.86014.439
🦄 (not 🐴)83.89622.749
flamboyant (not modest)83.614023.549
egalitarian (not racist)83.649215.648
exaggerating (not factual)83.614819.027
multicolored (not monochrome)83.59524.344
tailor (not blacksmith)83.45419.435
spontaneous (not scheduled)83.018817.458
open-minded (not close-minded)83.010019.045
quirky (not predictable)83.07719.617
ludicrous (not sensible)82.97418.437
avant-garde (not classical)82.73616.331
treasure (not trash)82.640520.871
resourceful (not helpless)82.551816.351
persistent (not quitter)82.491325.959
kind (not cruel)82.344916.043
impulsive (not cautious)82.222518.189
queen (not princess)82.124224.828
artistic (not scientific)82.015817.055
long-winded (not concise)81.92412.716
exhibitionist (not bashful)81.911022.336
first-mate (not captain)81.617321.147
open (not guarded)81.34817.146
imaginative (not practical)81.210423.553
comedic (not dramatic)81.13324.327
extraordinary (not mundane)81.032526.450
f***-the-police (not tattle-tale)80.738117.138
devoted (not unfaithful)80.671320.925
blue-collar (not ivory-tower)80.515424.252
resistant (not resigned)80.514623.684
flirtatious (not prudish)80.325217.420
abstract (not concrete)79.87420.255
Italian (not Swedish)79.711222.528
🎃 (not 💀)79.68522.641
extreme (not moderate)79.542219.476
🎨 (not 🏀)79.342322.250
gatherer (not hunter)79.214718.039
folksy (not presidential)79.211417.940
pack rat (not minimalist)79.15919.851
outlaw (not sheriff)79.030319.444
forward-thinking (not stuck-in-the-past)79.011718.731
decorative (not utilitarian)78.97325.352
spicy (not mild)78.836521.186
radical (not centrist)78.712123.027
touchy-feely (not distant)78.613115.525
interesting (not tiresome)78.436921.348
👻 (not 🤖)78.38517.950
🌟 (not 💩)77.963919.749
sunny (not gloomy)77.824622.437
street-smart (not sheltered)77.643325.646
family-first (not work-first)77.431120.481
lover (not fighter)77.419922.349
😎 (not 🧐)77.228222.555
anarchist (not statist)77.118721.651
lighthearted (not intense)76.89324.651
flexible (not rigid)76.710315.238
perceptive (not unobservant)76.781821.535
sweet (not bitter)76.529021.251
indulgent (not sober)76.429121.549
kinky (not vanilla)76.425419.238
🤣 (not 😊)76.412527.457
loveable (not punchable)76.436620.539
conspiracist (not sheeple)76.330424.245
👩‍🎤 (not 👩‍🔬)76.231725.681
chaotic (not orderly)76.134428.435
trolling (not triggered)76.06423.832
gossiping (not confidential)75.820324.852
moist (not dry)75.89623.132
🚴 (not 🏋️‍♂️)75.645617.248
self-assured (not self-conscious)75.539827.058
drop out (not valedictorian)75.519415.562
loyal (not traitorous)75.496927.039
individualist (not communal)75.137626.244
cocky (not timid)75.167516.928
🤡 (not 👽)75.010826.450
summer (not winter)75.033615.516
forgiving (not vengeful)74.932325.243
juvenile (not mature)74.924720.056
feminist (not sexist)74.868722.960
stylish (not slovenly)74.849725.648
circular (not linear)74.46720.239
nerd (not jock)74.254022.141
involved (not remote)74.145824.641
👨‍🔧 (not 👨‍⚕️)74.034323.148
ironic (not profound)74.010923.954
open-book (not secretive)73.714421.733
opinionated (not jealous)73.658422.434
desperate (not high standards)73.317123.358
heroic (not villainous)73.284517.345
explorer (not builder)73.230322.052
arcane (not mainstream)73.127027.048
instinctual (not reasoned)73.140020.854
soft (not hard)72.930620.578
chill (not offended)72.915424.143
contrarian (not yes-man)72.936623.729
head@clouds (not down2earth)72.830628.338
tardy (not on-time)72.822623.863
oxymoron (not tautology)72.74722.818
equitable (not hypocritical)72.628721.874
soft (not hard)72.631621.846
lavish (not frugal)72.533025.638
hedonist (not monastic)72.519826.534
🧙 (not 👨‍🚀)72.525821.273
opinionated (not neutral)72.4105627.462
curious (not apathetic)72.354423.138
slacker (not workaholic)72.216024.253
pacifist (not ferocious)72.022826.451
confident (not insecure)71.970730.247
freak (not normie)71.838124.461
deviant (not average)71.752923.342
chivalrous (not businesslike)71.628323.865
extravagant (not thrifty)71.340534.373
intimate (not formal)71.229421.963
random (not pointed)71.214728.733
emotional (not logical)71.144726.751
nurturing (not poisonous)71.162421.346
frenzied (not sleepy)70.977626.740
feisty (not gracious)70.768325.246
poetic (not factual)70.623021.942
ADHD (not OCD)70.227929.534
interrupting (not attentive)70.236626.227
night owl (not morning lark)70.159328.479
poor (not rich)69.733320.445
warm (not quarrelsome)69.537226.244
punk rock (not preppy)69.341927.442
low-tech (not high-tech)69.341422.352
cheery (not sorrowful)69.232926.033
moody (not stable)69.172825.647
spontaneous (not deliberate)69.133228.343
astonishing (not methodical)69.122729.137
humble (not arrogant)68.939624.639
leisurely (not hurried)68.922030.249
epic (not deep)68.925023.839
independent (not codependent)68.873228.543
disreputable (not prestigious)68.722925.453
glad (not mad)68.731626.137
pain-avoidant (not masochistic)68.716829.136
idealist (not realist)68.637025.781
always down (not picky)68.613524.821
manicured (not scruffy)68.385628.453
😀 (not 😭)68.337426.659
believable (not poorly-written)68.3119121.644
modern (not historical)68.251927.142
worldly (not innocent)67.988526.051
optimistic (not pessimistic)67.945129.255
one-faced (not two-faced)67.784730.349
rock (not rap)67.7115119.925
healthy (not sickly)67.691625.874
side character (not main character)67.456125.612
awkward (not suspicious)67.428827.350
human (not animalistic)67.497225.437
💝 (not 💔)67.346527.353
English (not German)67.3116826.640
oppressed (not privileged)67.327721.630
beta (not alpha)67.236427.671
complimentary (not insulting)67.158520.840
knowledgeable (not ignorant)67.196722.743
happy (not sad)66.830523.348
hypochondriac (not stoic)66.821724.912
messy (not neat)66.739927.398
brave (not careful)66.575629.142
clumsy (not coordinated)66.532725.748
hipster (not basic)66.327628.046
rhythmic (not stuttering)66.294227.630
🥳 (not 🥴)66.126330.559
urban (not rural)66.089729.055
motivated (not unmotivated)65.9151631.928
charming (not trusting)65.755028.454
theoretical (not empirical)65.69026.566
neurotypical (not autistic)65.698825.377
joyful (not miserable)65.538125.247
bright (not depressed)65.348825.850
subjective (not objective)65.325231.339
gamer (not non-gamer)65.234230.126
fire (not water)65.079930.334
frank (not sugarcoated)65.0109029.021
fast (not slow)64.897628.050
city-slicker (not country-bumpkin)64.896227.190
love-focused (not money-focused)64.7102029.114
jaded (not innocent)64.592021.131
cunning (not honorable)64.446228.0122
protagonist (not antagonist)64.4110129.030
literary (not mathematical)64.368727.534
unassuming (not pretentious)64.333227.954
plays hard (not works hard)64.235125.845
cosmopolitan (not provincial)64.251631.081
impatient (not patient)63.984129.069
proactive (not reactive)63.823233.125
overspender (not penny-pincher)63.646125.752
indiscreet (not tactful)63.627428.147
Greek (not Roman)63.614331.934
variable (not consistent)63.630329.441
🤠 (not 🤑)63.584829.939
transient (not permanent)63.429328.349
👟 (not 🥾)63.456330.587
lewd (not tasteful)63.332724.145
reassuring (not fearmongering)63.275928.125
anxious (not calm)63.176330.247
driven (not unambitious)63.1156134.044
🐐 (not 🦒)63.171134.141
🙋‍♂️ (not 🙅‍♂️)63.067434.039
interested (not bored)63.0107427.228
transparent (not machiavellian)63.051234.722
disarming (not creepy)62.9108227.850
lowbrow (not highbrow)62.826031.554
metaphorical (not literal)62.824329.090
sarcastic (not genuine)62.859231.950
🧠 (not 💪)62.8107426.392
straightforward (not cryptic)62.796632.238
🐿 (not 🦇)62.775733.241
child free (not pronatalist)62.686332.133
self-destructive (not self-improving)62.366527.140
lustful (not chaste)62.272726.477
grateful (not entitled)62.164225.745
relaxed (not tense)62.021630.152
common sense (not analysis)62.028127.430
existentialist (not nihilist)61.973927.741
giving (not receiving)61.991527.332
short (not tall)61.850826.686
doer (not thinker)61.891130.161
dorky (not cool)61.755631.060
musical (not off-key)61.745233.135
important (not irrelevant)61.6144628.492
everyman (not chosen one)61.649231.725
feminine (not masculine)61.564824.647
hoarder (not unprepared)61.580426.946
outsider (not insider)61.463625.460
purple (not orange)61.352931.955
crazy (not sane)61.368830.143
blissful (not haunted)61.332528.940
obsessed (not aloof)61.192530.147
cheesy (not chic)61.169834.825
🥵 (not 🥶)61.069927.047
libertarian (not socialist)60.949030.868
varied (not repetitive)60.928931.072
generous (not stingy)60.895029.158
deranged (not reasonable)60.754429.559
repulsive (not attractive)60.628824.743
disorganized (not self-disciplined)60.638926.340
thin (not thick)60.686726.337
proletariat (not bourgeoisie)60.271533.735
domestic (not industrial)60.053327.949
high IQ (not low IQ)59.8148222.253
nonpolitical (not political)59.750532.643
thick-skinned (not sensitive)59.675630.343
🛌 (not 🧗)59.640632.860
air (not earth)59.629831.839
submissive (not dominant)59.546826.478
🤔 (not 🤫)59.580429.531
empath (not psychopath)59.5105230.852
angelic (not demonic)59.392024.162
experimental (not reliable)59.263833.345
unpolished (not eloquent)59.152932.044
resolute (not wavering)58.9119029.888
📈 (not 📉)58.9107928.161
stubborn (not accommodating)58.8129531.166
assertive (not passive)58.7124727.239
respectful (not rude)58.6100323.084
muddy (not washed)58.647327.633
roundabout (not direct)58.528930.847
badass (not weakass)58.5132027.838
perverted (not clean)58.549124.338
indie (not pop)58.5102934.725
foolish (not wise)58.457926.349
enlightened (not lost)58.262925.840
🐷 (not 🐮)58.138229.436
🧢 (not 🎩)58.176336.039
active (not slothful)58.0155027.742
go-getter (not slugabed)58.0158830.351
emancipated (not enslaved)57.9120531.735
paranoid (not naive)57.995027.216
puny (not mighty)57.836125.454
awkward (not charming)57.553530.153
rugged (not refined)57.570029.757
straight (not queer)57.5136332.550
patriotic (not unpatriotic)57.5121431.257
luddite (not technophile)57.470429.041
French (not Russian)57.496626.430
complicated (not simple)57.2118729.237
androgynous (not gendered)57.012534.181
demanding (not unchallenging)57.0140233.672
pro (not noob)56.9135629.657
decisive (not hesitant)56.8124829.040
😏 (not 😬)56.694231.349
real (not philosophical)56.5114129.151
deep (not shallow)56.5114128.084
narcissistic (not low self esteem)56.599822.948
Pepsi (not Coke)56.547433.160
plastic (not wooden)56.529128.154
compersive (not jealous)56.477427.345
efficient (not overprepared)56.3133027.846
genius (not dunce)56.2126624.3101
vague (not precise)56.139628.233
specialist (not generalist)56.1104935.037
cynical (not gullible)56.0112626.323
prideful (not envious)55.9150025.336
🐀 (not 🐘)55.874428.049
pensive (not serene)55.8147029.819
white knight (not bad boy)55.8104127.420
apprentice (not master)55.755428.846
legit (not scrub)55.7144227.951
vain (not demure)55.684327.037
unambiguous (not mysterious)55.493732.680
spelunker (not claustrophobic)55.3107231.232
ranged (not melee)55.392830.632
competent (not incompetent)55.2152327.091
focused on the future (not focused on the present)55.167532.082
wholesome (not salacious)55.1103930.340
unlucky (not fortunate)55.091027.054
heathen (not devout)55.071027.689
underachiever (not overachiever)54.831628.848
introspective (not not introspective)54.7125930.278
🥰 (not 🙃)54.792534.861
flimsy (not sturdy)54.745931.831
skeptical (not spiritual)54.6134426.736
natural-talent (not hard-work)54.552333.863
vulnerable (not armoured)54.260429.447
fixable (not unfixable)54.1114326.538
trusting (not suspicious)54.076929.438
biased (not impartial)54.0144931.041
alert (not oblivious)53.9124830.049
boy/girl-next-door (not celebrity)53.9115732.728
vegan (not cannibal)53.897230.333
meek (not bossy)53.753226.349
civilized (not barbaric)53.7130628.861
good-cook (not bad-cook)53.781627.734
cat person (not dog person)53.490431.225
rustic (not cultured)53.264326.021
never cries (not often crying)53.1108229.020
😇 (not 😈)53.099729.455
rough (not smooth)52.889529.044
theist (not atheist)52.868129.029
western (not eastern)52.8147630.842
competitive (not cooperative)52.6119128.051
inspiring (not cringeworthy)52.6115427.588
beautiful (not ugly)52.6159426.248
debased (not pure)52.586329.657
vintage (not trendy)52.4141836.633
sexual (not asexual)52.4132927.240
flourishing (not traumatized)52.355231.729
intellectual (not physical)52.2125428.650
🏌 (not 🤺)52.140534.141
🐒 (not 🐩)51.786434.943
lazy (not diligent)51.424126.047
sporty (not bookish)51.475426.251
young (not old)51.1124619.034
stinky (not fresh)51.157728.696
altruistic (not selfish)50.9113628.287
'left-brained' (not 'right-brained')50.1112032.333
chortling (not giggling)50.4132834.945
sage (not whippersnapper)50.697328.737

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

Most similar Least similar
  1. Phoebe Buffay (0.827)
  2. George Weasley (0.824)
  3. Goh Peik Lin (0.822)
  4. Damian Leigh (0.822)
  5. Patrick Stewart (0.817)
  6. Jesper Fahey (0.815)
  7. Donkey (0.814)
  8. Jaskier (0.813)
  9. Rosie Mulligan (0.812)
  10. Mushu (0.809)
  1. Michael Groff (-0.62)
  2. Count Alexei Karenin (-0.601)
  3. Jack Crawford (-0.569)
  4. James Norrington (-0.544)
  5. Ashley Wilkes (-0.543)
  6. Caleb Prior (-0.531)
  7. Walter Skinner (-0.528)
  8. Thomas Matthews (-0.526)
  9. Henry Francis (-0.517)
  10. Nurse Mildred Ratched (-0.513)

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 Maxwell Klinger to see what personality types people who describe themselves in ways similar to the way Maxwell Klinger is described identify as.

Myers-Briggs Self-type Average match score with character Number of users
ENFP72.1%10817
ESFP69.7%1202
ENTP65.8%5934
ENFJ65.6%3842
INFP64.4%23344
ESTP64.3%765
ISFP61.8%1998
ESFJ61.4%592
ENTJ58.9%2286
INFJ58.8%12519
INTP57.2%11992
ISTP55.3%1950
ESTJ54.3%547
ISFJ53.4%1602
INTJ50.9%8827
ISTJ46.3%1475

Notes

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