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Hal Wilkerson Descriptive Personality Statistics

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Hal Wilkerson is a character from Malcolm in the Middle.

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 500 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
💃 (not 🧕)95.964.87
funny (not humorless)90.9589.59
sexual (not asexual)90.98711.012
cheesy (not chic)89.979.518
often crying (not never cries)89.62211.717
open to new experinces (not uncreative)89.21219.011
spirited (not lifeless)89.218610.315
devoted (not unfaithful)88.824910.310
💝 (not 💔)88.7208.613
playful (not shy)88.516211.622
romantic (not dispassionate)88.56412.117
expressive (not stoic)87.99511.020
gentle (not harsh)87.98510.814
sweet (not savory)87.4488.78
goof-off (not studious)86.08016.417
expressive (not monotone)85.717420.513
lenient (not strict)85.36112.514
family-first (not work-first)85.312913.413
flower child (not goth)85.31509.318
🐿 (not 🦇)85.26622.215
roundabout (not direct)85.0712.113
reactive (not proactive)85.0109.910
playful (not serious)84.612017.421
lover (not fighter)84.66912.112
🚴 (not 🏋️‍♂️)84.18825.113
goofy (not unfrivolous)84.114614.815
loyal (not traitorous)83.960815.213
warm (not cold)83.816719.114
real (not fake)83.836124.314
soulful (not soulless)83.537225.216
yes-man (not contrarian)83.42516.424
proletariat (not bourgeoisie)83.34924.711
soft (not hard)83.3968.89
moist (not dry)83.31822.89
adventurous (not stick-in-the-mud)83.226314.712
🤡 (not 👽)82.72314.510
heartfelt (not clinical)82.723816.96
good-humored (not angry)82.619018.815
low-tech (not high-tech)82.38616.716
touchy-feely (not distant)82.18421.819
friendly (not unfriendly)82.141718.910
follower (not leader)81.912218.118
open-book (not secretive)81.67115.612
attractive (not repulsive)81.552313.115
multicolored (not monochrome)81.513719.815
subjective (not objective)81.4521.09
rock (not rap)81.422922.110
whimsical (not rational)81.312818.816
kind (not cruel)81.151025.514
🤠 (not 🤑)81.11449.38
codependent (not independent)81.08419.221
fantastical (not realistic)81.014022.417
cheery (not sorrowful)80.911923.57
sweet (not bitter)80.718721.120
fantasy-prone (not grounded)80.324420.519
chatty (not reserved)80.232322.719
prying (not unmeddlesome)80.23375.54
employee (not entrepreneur)79.910426.714
folksy (not presidential)79.710516.312
emotional (not unemotional)79.344520.813
resists change (not likes change)79.231916.416
twitchy (not still)79.125219.917
pronatalist (not child free)79.06025.623
dog person (not cat person)79.015720.113
emotional (not logical)78.924015.913
complimentary (not insulting)78.820926.612
👨‍🔧 (not 👨‍⚕️)78.825118.518
oblivious (not alert)78.59726.911
sunny (not gloomy)78.523623.919
ADHD (not OCD)78.515228.313
head@clouds (not down2earth)78.219623.322
unassuming (not pretentious)78.16220.318
sensitive (not thick-skinned)78.114924.516
foodie (not unenthusiastic about food)77.925317.011
eager (not reluctant)77.829322.012
juvenile (not mature)77.720515.214
protagonist (not antagonist)77.755017.312
😇 (not 😈)77.626923.816
flirtatious (not prudish)77.334016.816
exhibitionist (not bashful)77.223924.58
soft (not hard)77.120820.618
warm (not quarrelsome)77.019021.721
buffoon (not charmer)76.810915.417
lowbrow (not highbrow)76.64419.98
vulnerable (not armoured)76.611920.413
interesting (not tiresome)76.448725.215
weakass (not badass)76.49319.314
dramatic (not no-nonsense)76.331628.315
indiscreet (not tactful)76.26220.318
charismatic (not uninspiring)76.267625.715
outgoing (not withdrawn)75.842423.516
🌟 (not 💩)75.678031.65
chaotic (not orderly)75.438524.618
summer (not winter)75.333623.712
🐒 (not 🐩)75.315625.121
long-winded (not concise)75.39921.513
photographer (not physicist)75.135218.718
respectful (not rude)75.048913.613
gullible (not cynical)75.014228.018
meek (not bossy)74.913320.725
Constant PDA (not Hates PDA)74.914623.214
vibrant (not geriatric)74.953021.814
quivering (not unstirring)74.87618.018
curious (not apathetic)74.745524.011
moody (not stable)74.755022.716
overthinker (not underthinker)74.664629.217
tall (not short)74.540517.415
devout (not heathen)74.519117.714
treasure (not trash)74.592627.319
loveable (not punchable)74.544524.421
wooden (not plastic)74.536320.014
cassanova (not love shy)74.532726.210
instinctual (not reasoned)74.436520.421
white knight (not bad boy)74.447122.316
happy (not sad)74.217325.312
spontaneous (not deliberate)74.224729.015
cannibal (not vegan)74.130724.714
cheery (not grumpy)73.933922.417
epic (not deep)73.814122.011
sincere (not irreverent)73.861222.512
unambiguous (not mysterious)73.725926.914
resigned (not resistant)73.71525.012
positive (not negative)73.740521.721
manic (not mild)73.655124.113
off target (not accurate)73.613115.615
disorganized (not self-disciplined)73.520433.917
bubbly (not flat)73.435628.123
jovial (not noble)73.315326.517
👩‍🎤 (not 👩‍🔬)73.241622.217
abstract (not concrete)73.218026.110
persistent (not quitter)73.1145920.17
bear (not wolf)73.117221.417
anxious (not calm)73.142820.621
love-focused (not money-focused)73.077721.821
euphoric (not resentful)73.019419.514
feeler (not thinker)72.947622.620
zany (not regular)72.942524.511
gamer (not non-gamer)72.920231.612
egalitarian (not racist)72.8116929.99
circular (not linear)72.89821.016
frenzied (not sleepy)72.869422.414
easy (not uptight)72.822521.413
crazy (not sane)72.739217.616
clumsy (not coordinated)72.623224.718
zebra (not lion)72.629028.918
foolish (not wise)72.524322.311
glad (not mad)72.524624.915
supportive (not catty)72.459828.617
unlucky (not fortunate)72.329621.39
nurturing (not poisonous)72.361520.412
western (not eastern)72.227826.314
impulsive (not cautious)72.148025.617
blue-collar (not ivory-tower)72.135230.413
good-manners (not bad-manners)72.071021.118
historical (not modern)71.932621.08
masculine (not feminine)71.977324.817
tense (not relaxed)71.989722.413
😜 (not 🤐)71.841131.119
meaningful (not pointless)71.789327.713
🏌 (not 🤺)71.66723.023
fresh (not stinky)71.677216.712
passive (not assertive)71.512220.711
dorky (not cool)71.531818.821
absentminded (not focused)71.419921.118
accepting (not judgemental)71.333921.318
comedic (not dramatic)71.216327.216
gendered (not androgynous)71.1119226.115
exaggerating (not factual)70.947827.416
optimistic (not pessimistic)70.938923.911
crafty (not scholarly)70.757027.820
unchallenging (not demanding)70.79327.815
🤣 (not 😊)70.623424.217
old (not young)70.639516.111
boy/girl-next-door (not celebrity)70.667130.911
idealist (not realist)70.333926.411
flawed (not perfect)70.376519.623
beta (not alpha)70.332334.218
variable (not consistent)70.316624.915
experimental (not reliable)70.236621.712
frugal (not lavish)70.140327.919
focused on the present (not focused on the future)70.024929.110
😀 (not 😭)70.033730.119
sugarcoated (not frank)70.04621.37
flexible (not rigid)69.924524.921
hippie (not militaristic)69.930726.117
blue (not red)69.940828.511
believable (not poorly-written)69.8114223.225
homebody (not world traveler)69.542224.713
delicate (not coarse)69.528627.915
disarming (not creepy)69.481717.616
🧢 (not 🎩)69.448729.617
English (not German)69.4109029.418
not genocidal (not genocidal)69.497730.421
open (not guarded)69.315427.318
enslaved (not emancipated)69.210824.311
explorer (not builder)69.244926.811
important (not irrelevant)69.2120633.816
earthly (not divine)69.162326.816
🥵 (not 🥶)69.039323.012
submissive (not dominant)68.929829.816
healthy (not sickly)68.990123.416
grateful (not entitled)68.944228.915
social (not reclusive)68.953823.415
awkward (not comfortable)68.938235.210
hugs (not handshakes)68.843339.215
engineerial (not lawyerly)68.531318.310
wholesome (not salacious)68.363126.226
biased (not impartial)68.170524.88
arcane (not mainstream)68.146929.611
beautiful (not ugly)68.1124319.719
😎 (not 🧐)68.157721.217
natural (not mechanical)68.150034.217
air (not earth)68.013532.910
hypochondriac (not stoic)68.020619.520
bold (not serious)67.957124.511
😏 (not 😬)67.950620.610
scandalous (not proper)67.958525.212
provincial (not cosmopolitan)67.825931.511
🥰 (not 🙃)67.844729.617
unstable (not stable)67.870522.317
permanent (not transient)67.740932.77
patriotic (not unpatriotic)67.673526.019
spontaneous (not scheduled)67.652737.413
existentialist (not nihilist)67.640730.911
doer (not thinker)67.669327.118
oxymoron (not tautology)67.616223.610
snoops (not minds-own-business)67.698433.117
oppressed (not privileged)67.428720.58
🎃 (not 💀)67.436732.720
unpolished (not eloquent)67.332918.416
deranged (not reasonable)67.242525.215
trusting (not suspicious)66.938829.512
innocent (not worldly)66.922926.511
active (not slothful)66.9129728.814
transparent (not machiavellian)66.936234.117
loose (not tight)66.829823.012
gross (not hygienic)66.819526.921
diligent (not lazy)66.6151320.818
drop out (not valedictorian)66.636716.514
basic (not hipster)66.559629.015
incompetent (not competent)66.515719.220
tardy (not on-time)66.335732.015
blind (not all-seeing)66.335032.67
giving (not receiving)66.278430.719
straightforward (not cryptic)66.180326.714
gregarious (not private)66.135727.414
one-faced (not two-faced)66.094040.115
pop (not indie)66.023625.616
human (not animalistic)65.9106929.211
heroic (not villainous)65.8113518.310
princess (not queen)65.832630.015
open-minded (not close-minded)65.772628.818
flamboyant (not modest)65.656927.014
messy (not neat)65.644330.218
flimsy (not sturdy)65.625521.37
literary (not mathematical)65.567023.813
🙋‍♂️ (not 🙅‍♂️)65.559433.719
prideful (not envious)65.5102324.311
insecure (not confident)65.427232.314
weird (not normal)65.375027.813
extrovert (not introvert)65.372534.920
vintage (not trendy)65.299923.112
mad-scientist (not lumberjack)65.273225.315
indulgent (not sober)65.166032.618
fast-talking (not slow-talking)65.179220.416
humble (not arrogant)64.951633.314
welcoming experience (not cringing away)64.967337.711
morning lark (not night owl)64.934729.27
domestic (not industrial)64.938528.214
self-destructive (not self-improving)64.860420.519
ambitious (not realistic)64.874828.613
feminist (not sexist)64.6105626.717
original (not cliché)64.561921.710
dunce (not genius)64.125427.518
childlike (not parental)64.163416.816
quirky (not predictable)64.055436.310
desperate (not high standards)63.936623.415
trolling (not triggered)63.824330.914
astonishing (not methodical)63.738226.710
exuberant (not subdued)63.773534.019
artistic (not scientific)63.663628.519
Italian (not Swedish)63.655128.612
spicy (not mild)63.589631.513
hard-work (not natural-talent)63.383722.514
enchanting (not disturbing)63.286724.912
low IQ (not high IQ)63.116623.219
not introspective (not introspective)63.124130.915
intimate (not formal)63.161028.318
🥳 (not 🥴)63.136230.813
'left-brained' (not 'right-brained')63.09722.55
Coke (not Pepsi)63.029729.712
outdoorsy (not indoorsy)63.059020.218
sloppy (not fussy)62.918829.218
creationist (not evolutionist)62.829028.812
interested (not bored)62.7113133.715
unprepared (not hoarder)62.630227.88
jealous (not compersive)62.561632.117
Russian (not French)62.332533.610
simple (not complicated)62.226029.224
🐮 (not 🐷)62.260828.412
gossiping (not confidential)62.143929.014
bold (not shy)62.0149531.57
theoretical (not empirical)61.917532.710
poor (not rich)61.953128.116
real (not philosophical)61.993530.119
wired (not tired)61.983730.315
first-mate (not captain)61.874531.714
📈 (not 📉)61.894627.313
always down (not picky)61.832426.89
autistic (not neurotypical)61.716535.016
liberal (not conservative)61.791730.912
unfulfilled (not fulfilled)61.795924.311
driven (not unambitious)61.6167527.612
metrosexual (not macho)61.686820.416
slovenly (not stylish)61.542422.422
lost (not enlightened)61.368930.719
small-vocabulary (not big-vocabulary)61.336131.013
slumbering (not insomniac)61.319730.210
mischievous (not well behaved)61.293827.718
stuttering (not rhythmic)61.228329.717
prankster (not anti-prank)61.259930.510
pacifist (not ferocious)61.149129.315
conspiracist (not sheeple)61.198828.69
classical (not avant-garde)61.078633.621
poetic (not factual)61.051129.412
freak (not normie)61.079826.220
rejected (not popular)60.970124.413
preppy (not punk rock)60.894023.720
neutral (not opinionated)60.88930.314
obsessed (not aloof)60.799432.815
backdoor (not official)60.777929.415
lighthearted (not intense)60.737420.49
libertarian (not socialist)60.653027.48
nice (not naughty)60.676027.621
🐐 (not 🦒)60.590232.815
rustic (not cultured)60.444029.618
sheepish (not smug)60.433425.113
outsider (not insider)60.370326.311
genuine (not sarcastic)60.178528.020
🦄 (not 🐴)60.155434.117
everyman (not chosen one)60.156738.214
luddite (not technophile)60.062330.815
decorative (not utilitarian)60.043120.811
wavering (not resolute)59.923518.812
traumatized (not flourishing)59.9108031.510
repressed (not forward)59.840226.410
orange (not purple)59.661130.613
democratic (not authoritarian)59.584928.619
interrupting (not attentive)59.568437.513
pure (not debased)59.384731.014
joyful (not miserable)59.256128.017
people-person (not things-person)59.288533.913
plant-neglecter (not green thumb)59.284230.612
varied (not repetitive)59.138130.67
cursed (not blessed)59.1109225.116
social chameleon (not strong identity)59.021625.514
careful (not brave)58.842924.719
straight (not queer)58.8138228.914
fixable (not unfixable)58.899131.610
woke (not problematic)58.872720.112
stuck-in-the-past (not forward-thinking)58.757621.613
nonpolitical (not political)58.654930.813
communal (not individualist)58.645632.516
random (not pointed)58.634836.914
water (not fire)58.655925.69
involved (not remote)58.5135518.720
experience-oriented (not goal-oriented)58.556829.918
literal (not metaphorical)58.4101429.910
empath (not psychopath)58.4113130.417
overspender (not penny-pincher)58.363835.215
🤔 (not 🤫)58.390529.811
claustrophobic (not spelunker)58.339927.16
equitable (not hypocritical)58.186025.814
whippersnapper (not sage)58.169529.410
underachiever (not overachiever)58.126716.210
hesitant (not decisive)58.039326.817
physical (not intellectual)57.956534.413
kinky (not vanilla)57.979934.917
clean (not perverted)57.9120425.414
👟 (not 🥾)57.880040.612
forgiving (not vengeful)57.688529.119
leisurely (not hurried)57.651332.114
sheltered (not street-smart)57.658228.112
pain-avoidant (not masochistic)57.667432.914
anarchist (not statist)57.571928.017
🐀 (not 🐘)57.570936.219
low self esteem (not narcissistic)57.556625.411
accommodating (not stubborn)57.534024.313
believing (not questioning)57.544724.713
fearful (not hopeful)57.551425.317
altruistic (not selfish)57.4100525.614
angelic (not demonic)57.4101914.49
glamorous (not spartan)57.266826.812
honorable (not cunning)57.1104030.39
works hard (not plays hard)57.1123629.617
demure (not vain)57.177426.210
off-key (not musical)57.186427.111
competitive (not cooperative)56.9112034.316
unorthodox (not traditional)56.899135.612
scruffy (not manicured)56.664428.623
slacker (not workaholic)56.635925.714
chill (not offended)56.660729.520
paranoid (not naive)56.6107231.918
chronically single (not serial dater)56.6114122.813
trusting (not charming)56.569928.915
country-bumpkin (not city-slicker)56.549124.011
🧙 (not 👨‍🚀)56.485426.717
blissful (not haunted)56.446732.717
washed (not muddy)56.4114826.613
intuitive (not analytical)56.489128.823
nonpartisan (not activist)56.349333.010
kangaroo (not dolphin)56.274735.413
loud (not quiet)56.094523.013
self-conscious (not self-assured)55.945630.717
common sense (not analysis)55.956633.920
specialist (not generalist)55.7111530.715
stereotypical (not boundary breaking)55.765525.48
disreputable (not prestigious)55.654329.215
unobservant (not perceptive)55.626432.916
motivated (not unmotivated)55.6182632.920
smooth (not rough)55.487635.010
pensive (not serene)55.4157024.614
utopian (not dystopian)55.483127.915
straight edge (not junkie)55.3137828.720
civilized (not barbaric)55.1130619.19
ludicrous (not sensible)55.068832.111
timid (not cocky)55.041127.813
depressed (not bright)54.984417.015
rugged (not refined)54.878522.413
slugabed (not go-getter)54.818534.010
deep (not shallow)54.7127923.411
reassuring (not fearmongering)54.7110531.111
skeptical (not spiritual)54.6139826.919
gluttonous (not moderate)54.671428.920
vague (not precise)54.546229.813
can't-fix-anything (not handy)54.558528.917
consumer (not creator)54.470832.714
politically correct (not edgy)54.376427.019
thin (not thick)54.3115223.010
melee (not ranged)54.357324.915
efficient (not overprepared)54.2146927.313
master (not apprentice)54.1128832.315
cringeworthy (not inspiring)54.171526.619
noob (not pro)54.141330.215
Roman (not Greek)54.185331.712
giggling (not chortling)54.154732.68
good-cook (not bad-cook)54.184333.211
🛌 (not 🧗)54.060932.314
legit (not scrub)54.0153831.512
gatherer (not hunter)54.083826.26
suspicious (not awkward)53.9124931.412
🎨 (not 🏀)53.9119930.014
jealous (not opinionated)53.833128.213
energetic (not mellow)53.8101830.118
imaginative (not practical)53.765435.612
inappropriate (not seemly)53.674734.617
wild (not tame)53.5118030.718
helpless (not resourceful)53.527034.913
awkward (not charming)53.466628.814
mundane (not extraordinary)53.449938.018
rebellious (not obedient)53.4124433.312
proud (not apologetic)53.4161127.117
freelance (not corporate)53.2115927.911
insightful (not generic)53.2146928.714
atheist (not theist)53.1119626.512
slow (not fast)53.044234.912
tailor (not blacksmith)53.0123528.49
reader (not writer)53.087725.010
old-fashioned (not progressive)52.985429.816
lustful (not chaste)52.7110926.216
nerd (not jock)52.4117830.013
routine (not innovative)52.287632.012
ignorant (not knowledgeable)52.149623.716
creative (not conventional)52.0108033.612
chivalrous (not businesslike)51.999624.714
communist (not capitalist)51.980128.220
puny (not mighty)51.754523.617
feisty (not gracious)51.7143028.411
🤖 (not 👻)51.790731.516
f***-the-police (not tattle-tale)51.6130127.618
thrifty (not extravagant)51.6105335.317
sporty (not bookish)51.578127.914
moderate (not extreme)51.572832.723
profound (not ironic)51.594723.711
unannoying (not annoying)51.498623.917
deviant (not average)51.2130031.615
urban (not rural)51.2147828.417
radical (not centrist)51.2115824.815
innocent (not jaded)51.262823.917
lewd (not tasteful)51.164224.411
💪 (not 🧠)51.160822.217
main character (not side character)51.199732.219
stingy (not generous)51.074728.712
sheriff (not outlaw)50.1103728.616
impatient (not patient)50.9129325.815
monastic (not hedonist)50.886028.75
pack rat (not minimalist)50.290032.113
conformist (not maverick)50.762427.322
nonconformist (not social climber)50.7121929.915
sassy (not chill)50.4155531.116

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

Most similar Least similar
  1. Phil Dunphy (0.775)
  2. John Michael Dorian (0.733)
  3. Rex (0.73)
  4. Fez (0.723)
  5. Dory (0.718)
  6. Darryl Whitefeather (0.717)
  7. Donkey (0.713)
  8. Kelly Erin Hannon (0.713)
  9. Winston Bishop (0.708)
  10. Marshall Eriksen (0.707)
  1. Cho Sang-woo (-0.557)
  2. Tywin Lannister (-0.552)
  3. Doc (-0.551)
  4. Mycroft Holmes (-0.541)
  5. Carolyn Martens (-0.536)
  6. Agent Smith (-0.534)
  7. Gus Fring (-0.53)
  8. Nurse Mildred Ratched (-0.527)
  9. Theresa Cullen (-0.526)
  10. Ash (-0.526)

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

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

Notes

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