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Neon Genesis Evangelion

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

Characters

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

Notability Name
82.7Misato Katsuragi
78.4Rei Ayanami
75.6Asuka Langly Soryu
73.8Ritsuko Akagi
70.6Shinji Ikari
38.8Kozo Fuyutsuki

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

Rating

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

# Response Count
1 It's the worst 4
2 It's bad 14
3 It's okay 271
4 It's good 994
5 It's my favorite 529

This gives it an average score of 4.12 / 5. Making it 77th 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)0.0751794
arcane (not mainstream)0.0691742
fresh (not stinky)0.0611775
haunted (not blissful)0.0521715
creative (not conventional)0.0511800
deranged (not reasonable)0.0511796
genius (not dunce)0.0491784
stylish (not slovenly)0.0481784
outlaw (not sheriff)0.0421743
rebellious (not obedient)0.0341784
beta (not alpha)0.0311702
deep (not shallow)0.0291773
selfish (not altruistic)0.0271780
demonic (not angelic)0.0251758
sarcastic (not genuine)0.0241786
traitorous (not loyal)0.0241790
creepy (not disarming)0.0231728
indulgent (not sober)0.021760
emotional (not logical)0.0181790
orderly (not chaotic)0.0171795
feisty (not gracious)0.0171765
low-tech (not high-tech)0.0171755
reclusive (not social)0.0161789
adventurous (not stick-in-the-mud)0.0151782
strict (not lenient)0.0141789
nerd (not jock)0.0141787
feminine (not masculine)0.0141799
intimate (not formal)0.0131764
blue-collar (not ivory-tower)0.0121597
artistic (not scientific)0.011808
wild (not tame)0.0091798
lavish (not frugal)0.0071702
meek (not bossy)0.0041792
spiritual (not skeptical)0.0041780
awkward (not charming)0.0021803
nurturing (not poisonous)0.0011743

Notes

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