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


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

Notability Name
91.6Leroy Jethro Gibbs
90.2Abby Sciuto
84.8Donald Mallard
80.9Anthony DiNozzo
76.0Timothy McGee
65.1Jimmy Palmer

To see how each character was rated by users, view their individual page.


As part of the survey where they rated characters, users were also asked the question "How do you rate NCIS?". The distribution of their responses are below.

# Response Count
1 It's the worst 0
2 It's bad 3
3 It's okay 462
4 It's good 1462
5 It's my favorite 344

This gives it an average score of 3.95 / 5. Making it 207th 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
mature (not juvenile)0.091603
sober (not indulgent)0.0542131
loyal (not traitorous)0.0482241
mainstream (not arcane)0.0482099
fresh (not stinky)0.0422169
reasonable (not deranged)0.0422182
slovenly (not stylish)0.0422192
blue-collar (not ivory-tower)0.042000
logical (not emotional)0.0392237
high-tech (not low-tech)0.0351668
scientific (not artistic)0.0341724
genuine (not sarcastic)0.0331696
adventurous (not stick-in-the-mud)0.0322178
genius (not dunce)0.032184
conventional (not creative)0.0282248
alpha (not beta)0.0272122
awkward (not charming)0.0272249
orderly (not chaotic)0.0262202
tame (not wild)0.0251664
jock (not nerd)0.0222182
feisty (not gracious)0.0222159
altruistic (not selfish)0.0212168
blissful (not haunted)0.0211605
nurturing (not poisonous)0.022144
obedient (not rebellious)0.022211
bossy (not meek)0.0192188
strict (not lenient)0.0162204
sheriff (not outlaw)0.0152137
frugal (not lavish)0.0142060
intimate (not formal)0.0122191
disarming (not creepy)0.0112100
skeptical (not spiritual)0.012222
feminine (not masculine)0.0072252
deep (not shallow)0.0042224
angelic (not demonic)0.0012158
reclusive (not social)0.02185


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