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Pride and Prejudice

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

Characters

The dataset has 10 characters from this universe. They are ordered in the list below by their notability (see Note 1).

Notability Name
90.6Elizabeth Bennet
85.5Mr. Darcy
70.7Jane Bennet
64.0Charles Bingley
54.3Lady Catherine de Bourgh
54.2Georgiana Darcy
46.7Mrs. Bennet
37.2George Wickham
33.8Lydia Bennet
24.3Mr. William Collins

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 Pride and Prejudice?". The distribution of their responses are below.

# Response Count
1 It's the worst 5
2 It's bad 27
3 It's okay 451
4 It's good 2826
5 It's my favorite 2263

This gives it an average score of 4.31 / 5. Making it 9th 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
angelic (not demonic)0.0925318
nerd (not jock)0.0835366
nurturing (not poisonous)0.0745256
sheriff (not outlaw)0.0725240
altruistic (not selfish)0.0715337
reasonable (not deranged)0.0685371
loyal (not traitorous)0.065482
disarming (not creepy)0.0565137
obedient (not rebellious)0.0535399
mature (not juvenile)0.0534457
blissful (not haunted)0.0484352
genius (not dunce)0.0465388
orderly (not chaotic)0.0435424
fresh (not stinky)0.0415310
feminine (not masculine)0.0385521
tame (not wild)0.0364537
spiritual (not skeptical)0.0365434
deep (not shallow)0.0355415
stylish (not slovenly)0.0355371
strict (not lenient)0.0335425
alpha (not beta)0.0245174
gracious (not feisty)0.0215293
reclusive (not social)0.0195370
genuine (not sarcastic)0.0194564
frugal (not lavish)0.0195067
artistic (not scientific)0.0184665
bossy (not meek)0.0155379
creative (not conventional)0.0135525
stick-in-the-mud (not adventurous)0.0085347
ivory-tower (not blue-collar)0.0084804
awkward (not charming)0.0075505
arcane (not mainstream)0.0055122
logical (not emotional)0.0045467
low-tech (not high-tech)0.0024418
sober (not indulgent)0.0025196
intimate (not formal)0.05341

Notes

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