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Little John Descriptive Personality Statistics

Reference picture of Little John

Little John is a character from Robin Hood.

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
loyal (not traitorous)95.6277.2129
thick (not thin)90.41912.5129
tall (not short)89.84716.5188
heroic (not villainous)89.413914.4139
kind (not cruel)89.115513.3132
first-mate (not captain)89.12114.5142
loveable (not punchable)88.45117.623
good-humored (not angry)88.37313.1120
warm (not cold)88.37316.3139
soulful (not soulless)87.716413.3310
folksy (not presidential)87.6149.935
empath (not psychopath)87.67112.729
not genocidal (not genocidal)86.715220.329
reassuring (not fearmongering)86.03714.821
wholesome (not salacious)85.88617.676
altruistic (not selfish)85.68514.6141
👨‍🔧 (not 👨‍⚕️)85.59411.268
open-book (not secretive)85.43512.634
earth (not air)85.34516.138
generous (not stingy)85.29714.133
devoted (not unfaithful)84.646723.030
giving (not receiving)84.611412.325
blissful (not haunted)84.6715.037
one-faced (not two-faced)84.019017.842
loose (not tight)83.94310.731
nurturing (not poisonous)83.717913.7136
egalitarian (not racist)83.649217.979
poor (not rich)83.07816.3134
country-bumpkin (not city-slicker)83.07321.197
💪 (not 🧠)83.07017.590
🥾 (not 👟)82.911117.773
simple (not complicated)82.8718.2130
grateful (not entitled)82.88610.133
blue-collar (not ivory-tower)82.710021.4121
funny (not humorless)82.719918.0146
sweet (not bitter)82.714015.3149
glad (not mad)82.77416.378
pure (not debased)82.212117.3140
joyful (not miserable)81.89716.882
comedic (not dramatic)81.83019.043
🌟 (not 💩)81.841422.581
provincial (not cosmopolitan)81.73524.1134
straightforward (not cryptic)81.610821.0142
disarming (not creepy)81.315916.1157
lighthearted (not intense)81.35021.434
cheery (not sorrowful)81.211018.9143
scruffy (not manicured)81.216616.6123
proletariat (not bourgeoisie)81.07322.6110
f***-the-police (not tattle-tale)80.937722.934
honorable (not cunning)80.716220.2181
touchy-feely (not distant)80.69715.320
flower child (not goth)80.328722.528
angelic (not demonic)80.221516.9137
warm (not quarrelsome)80.112317.6142
😀 (not 😭)80.010221.584
chill (not offended)80.06121.231
accepting (not judgemental)79.916521.2130
freelance (not corporate)79.932526.924
rural (not urban)79.97221.8116
physical (not intellectual)79.712421.2146
outlaw (not sheriff)79.629422.4144
chivalrous (not businesslike)79.67217.639
protagonist (not antagonist)79.642717.832
😇 (not 😈)79.620420.983
🐿 (not 🦇)79.618518.354
masculine (not feminine)79.551319.0163
oppressed (not privileged)79.58216.130
rugged (not refined)79.317721.6135
unambiguous (not mysterious)79.310222.3151
leisurely (not hurried)79.17321.2126
low-tech (not high-tech)79.114118.3129
equitable (not hypocritical)79.010518.5295
treasure (not trash)79.064322.292
reliable (not experimental)78.918926.426
believable (not poorly-written)78.943320.535
compersive (not jealous)78.79117.3116
sunny (not gloomy)78.622922.434
happy (not sad)78.69318.8130
democratic (not authoritarian)78.510225.1134
gendered (not androgynous)78.570626.7164
🤠 (not 🤑)78.522123.771
ADHD (not OCD)78.414320.729
humble (not arrogant)78.117220.5128
complimentary (not insulting)78.022521.6286
respectful (not rude)77.937720.8148
vintage (not trendy)77.643317.926
playful (not serious)77.522622.5139
💝 (not 💔)77.219523.6112
😜 (not 🤐)77.228319.158
luddite (not technophile)77.26421.0119
everyman (not chosen one)77.28120.124
slow-talking (not fast-talking)77.06618.422
🎃 (not 💀)77.013722.726
side character (not main character)76.931222.923
fixable (not unfixable)76.89320.624
cooperative (not competitive)76.814723.7116
family-first (not work-first)76.732322.6129
muddy (not washed)76.611214.329
unassuming (not pretentious)76.38622.473
crafty (not scholarly)76.332021.0122
lenient (not strict)76.120318.8138
prideful (not envious)76.033318.129
frugal (not lavish)75.618620.3123
persistent (not quitter)75.6128223.468
emotional (not unemotional)75.658522.226
🥰 (not 🙃)75.518929.7127
soft (not hard)75.324223.6127
forgiving (not vengeful)74.732922.9136
important (not irrelevant)74.693222.4119
🙋‍♂️ (not 🙅‍♂️)74.324127.961
communal (not individualist)74.17226.2318
🏋️‍♂️ (not 🚴)74.116029.068
relaxed (not tense)74.08624.0116
pain-avoidant (not masochistic)74.05822.426
wooden (not plastic)73.838725.126
open-minded (not close-minded)73.734122.4129
emancipated (not enslaved)73.543325.4145
🧢 (not 🎩)73.533629.975
mighty (not puny)73.463427.3147
🐘 (not 🐀)73.216926.3108
slovenly (not stylish)73.016323.4118
soft (not hard)72.930622.8343
gullible (not cynical)72.917120.739
artistic (not scientific)72.835220.8121
slow (not fast)72.77419.2118
backdoor (not official)72.733026.6147
transparent (not machiavellian)72.618426.129
bold (not serious)72.539420.9130
clumsy (not coordinated)72.522323.7136
drop out (not valedictorian)72.524922.478
historical (not modern)72.330426.1111
involved (not remote)72.257023.5111
lowbrow (not highbrow)72.210125.1122
demure (not vain)72.120521.1134
trusting (not suspicious)71.824825.1126
self-improving (not self-destructive)71.723820.220
vibrant (not geriatric)71.664326.322
curious (not apathetic)71.558323.1131
healthy (not sickly)71.575824.6179
charismatic (not uninspiring)71.586828.0130
messy (not neat)71.531220.0140
goof-off (not studious)71.529622.583
lover (not fighter)71.436421.323
beta (not alpha)71.328927.6165
resourceful (not helpless)71.2107626.9316
👩‍🎤 (not 👩‍🔬)71.145423.265
yes-man (not contrarian)71.010624.929
apprentice (not master)70.922227.0168
gregarious (not private)70.826224.6138
unpolished (not eloquent)70.824824.9141
water (not fire)70.825925.236
white knight (not bad boy)70.757125.928
innocent (not jaded)70.719424.037
unchallenging (not demanding)70.69327.042
opinionated (not jealous)70.575819.227
romantic (not dispassionate)70.371222.233
open to new experinces (not uncreative)70.282226.8125
inspiring (not cringeworthy)70.251225.1327
genuine (not sarcastic)70.046228.2134
western (not eastern)70.037124.788
codependent (not independent)69.725328.6138
sturdy (not flimsy)69.575531.139
accommodating (not stubborn)69.513126.628
boy/girl-next-door (not celebrity)69.468727.328
liberal (not conservative)69.357829.376
clean (not perverted)69.377930.941
intimate (not formal)69.236623.2102
playful (not shy)69.184328.7110
existentialist (not nihilist)69.030723.8220
😎 (not 🧐)68.952429.590
optimistic (not pessimistic)68.742429.0119
street-smart (not sheltered)68.571127.8108
spelunker (not claustrophobic)68.541224.522
doer (not thinker)68.562027.439
tardy (not on-time)68.529723.734
musical (not off-key)68.427326.834
👻 (not 🤖)68.335722.958
legit (not scrub)68.394427.380
focused on the present (not focused on the future)68.228425.4145
efficient (not overprepared)68.254824.324
always down (not picky)68.214527.537
submissive (not dominant)67.830523.3123
thrifty (not extravagant)67.839828.828
open (not guarded)67.716927.1116
disorganized (not self-disciplined)67.726423.2107
literary (not mathematical)67.753021.1117
bright (not depressed)67.541026.0131
mild (not spicy)67.327424.2143
random (not pointed)67.319624.128
rustic (not cultured)67.325831.124
social (not reclusive)67.257125.6109
adventurous (not stick-in-the-mud)66.873429.9133
confidential (not gossiping)66.792325.4139
flexible (not rigid)66.631127.6126
spontaneous (not scheduled)66.552730.5140
emotional (not logical)66.357727.5165
extrovert (not introvert)66.366729.0126
🐒 (not 🐩)66.338728.570
asexual (not sexual)66.228031.735
brave (not careful)66.177128.2139
stable (not moody)66.022326.0128
sporty (not bookish)66.043428.1152
feminist (not sexist)66.096823.782
meek (not bossy)65.927223.5145
🤡 (not 👽)65.729228.363
badass (not weakass)65.7110425.626
common sense (not analysis)65.618026.427
vanilla (not kinky)65.449927.6117
interesting (not tiresome)65.495627.3119
💃 (not 🧕)65.483425.795
bold (not shy)65.2135427.5121
expressive (not stoic)65.273828.2134
dunce (not genius)65.222821.5163
sleepy (not frenzied)65.23928.832
pacifist (not ferocious)65.137424.9139
dog person (not cat person)65.150129.018
chatty (not reserved)65.064429.9109
reasonable (not deranged)64.973926.769
vegan (not cannibal)64.960229.028
melee (not ranged)64.819425.626
aloof (not obsessed)64.78024.3138
consistent (not variable)64.765725.321
beautiful (not ugly)64.6129425.6344
indie (not pop)64.577530.134
cheesy (not chic)64.259025.930
timid (not cocky)64.222825.422
orange (not purple)64.138528.1107
theist (not atheist)64.132027.0238
utilitarian (not decorative)64.176728.4299
patriotic (not unpatriotic)64.188828.772
low self esteem (not narcissistic)64.133622.637
trolling (not triggered)64.022428.527
straight (not queer)63.5117428.4116
domestic (not industrial)63.540527.0299
jock (not nerd)63.452527.9125
awkward (not suspicious)63.435529.2121
frank (not sugarcoated)63.4115227.722
circular (not linear)63.233430.529
expressive (not monotone)63.186430.229
flourishing (not traumatized)63.024631.535
sane (not crazy)62.657825.354
naive (not paranoid)62.631924.039
summer (not winter)62.566431.430
🐮 (not 🐷)62.455926.497
📈 (not 📉)62.488627.670
moderate (not extreme)62.337126.0154
resolute (not wavering)62.3102829.962
innocent (not worldly)62.230530.8138
modest (not flamboyant)62.274729.2136
low IQ (not high IQ)62.216923.4133
generalist (not specialist)62.219028.7286
underachiever (not overachiever)62.218825.531
blacksmith (not tailor)62.045429.626
chaste (not lustful)61.946727.1106
prudish (not flirtatious)61.948827.727
devout (not heathen)61.866127.6110
bashful (not exhibitionist)61.828829.630
🧙 (not 👨‍🚀)61.762627.995
often crying (not never cries)61.752323.123
juvenile (not mature)61.658526.8327
poetic (not factual)61.546826.728
punk rock (not preppy)61.556922.840
good-cook (not bad-cook)61.551131.826
trusting (not charming)61.446828.4124
anarchist (not statist)61.456628.887
instinctual (not reasoned)61.280429.3152
resistant (not resigned)61.2121930.1139
oblivious (not alert)61.237628.072
vague (not precise)61.126223.6118
penny-pincher (not overspender)61.073430.3104
serene (not pensive)61.07929.729
ironic (not profound)61.055127.424
princess (not queen)60.944135.223
🤺 (not 🏌)60.8117229.481
arcane (not mainstream)60.575429.0119
English (not German)60.5148936.424
🎨 (not 🏀)60.598832.334
subjective (not objective)60.148028.4233
tasteful (not lewd)60.0103624.4128
dorky (not cool)60.061029.459
minimalist (not pack rat)60.068628.178
forward-thinking (not stuck-in-the-past)60.074730.234
slacker (not workaholic)59.930124.1308
gamer (not non-gamer)59.945832.730
whimsical (not rational)59.757231.5134
spontaneous (not deliberate)59.752430.3118
stinky (not fresh)59.739328.5108
child free (not pronatalist)59.6100430.0123
fantastical (not realistic)59.558731.430
zany (not regular)59.286026.683
🛌 (not 🧗)59.241829.8124
Pepsi (not Coke)59.233531.936
mischievous (not well behaved)59.194328.3142
🐐 (not 🦒)59.195231.9104
indulgent (not sober)59.081229.7129
explorer (not builder)59.075429.1105
patient (not impatient)59.050930.8160
deep (not shallow)59.0102626.478
whippersnapper (not sage)59.062224.621
fortunate (not unlucky)58.957625.6132
socialist (not libertarian)58.823432.6127
real (not philosophical)58.6104328.5135
exuberant (not subdued)58.691531.835
rhythmic (not stuttering)58.4127529.329
loud (not quiet)58.385829.8131
moist (not dry)58.362627.223
epic (not deep)58.363727.124
chaotic (not orderly)58.275126.8133
sensible (not ludicrous)58.297126.8118
😊 (not 🤣)58.2101933.881
Swedish (not Italian)58.261135.827
perceptive (not unobservant)58.0151430.231
permanent (not transient)57.981430.8126
oxymoron (not tautology)57.972530.225
confident (not insecure)57.8119630.8125
competent (not incompetent)57.8146429.7143
interested (not bored)57.8130632.929
attractive (not repulsive)57.7136626.7133
classical (not avant-garde)57.789128.5278
hard-work (not natural-talent)57.7106831.243
literal (not metaphorical)57.6102130.2119
charming (not awkward)57.5107030.1134
cautious (not impulsive)57.577728.6124
passive (not assertive)57.536128.9154
calm (not anxious)57.456928.5108
exaggerating (not factual)57.480627.323
down2earth (not head@clouds)57.388234.5132
unprepared (not hoarder)57.346525.7110
😏 (not 😬)57.091229.651
hesitant (not decisive)56.740027.3108
multicolored (not monochrome)56.773933.4273
quirky (not predictable)56.779132.835
idealist (not realist)56.674430.6323
biased (not impartial)56.5132326.8105
centrist (not radical)56.557630.223
love-focused (not money-focused)56.5123533.220
foolish (not wise)56.464624.8135
self-assured (not self-conscious)56.4122630.3134
🤔 (not 🤫)56.498431.669
stoic (not hypochondriac)56.499630.222
civilized (not barbaric)56.3121925.1147
motivated (not unmotivated)56.2174532.124
empirical (not theoretical)56.086531.3101
🥳 (not 🥴)56.059532.861
desperate (not high standards)56.054525.031
driven (not unambitious)55.9173330.2139
reactive (not proactive)55.983030.130
astonishing (not methodical)55.858927.2120
gracious (not feisty)55.843031.6140
young (not old)55.7114823.7138
outsider (not insider)55.787032.8116
unorthodox (not traditional)55.698830.3320
🥵 (not 🥶)55.693531.734
indiscreet (not tactful)55.548029.471
sensitive (not thick-skinned)55.476427.0123
ignorant (not knowledgeable)55.440722.130
go-getter (not slugabed)55.1165928.859
rebellious (not obedient)54.8114832.6130
edgy (not politically correct)54.4101826.6114
morning lark (not night owl)54.363527.9130
no-nonsense (not dramatic)54.381227.8112
gatherer (not hunter)54.379726.630
sheeple (not conspiracist)54.041029.3110
hedonist (not monastic)54.096929.753
repetitive (not varied)53.8109527.9137
creative (not conventional)53.798228.9143
skeptical (not spiritual)53.5138228.8132
enlightened (not lost)53.578428.534
Greek (not Roman)53.468127.622
practical (not imaginative)53.3119131.5153
twitchy (not still)53.3114829.735
basic (not hipster)53.0115128.9120
'right-brained' (not 'left-brained')53.059430.592
prestigious (not disreputable)53.0122727.8115
proper (not scandalous)53.091528.2121
long-winded (not concise)52.980131.026
extraordinary (not mundane)52.8136828.6130
introspective (not not introspective)52.8133729.985
rock (not rap)52.8171529.326
pro (not noob)52.6145528.370
nonpolitical (not political)52.574532.4115
average (not deviant)52.567126.1117
weird (not normal)52.3117225.8125
diligent (not lazy)52.3172625.4129
attentive (not interrupting)52.3101927.926
armoured (not vulnerable)52.0121428.4131
chortling (not giggling)52.0126835.228
neutral (not opinionated)52.020332.840
plays hard (not works hard)51.860326.3138
direct (not roundabout)51.8142630.9118
macho (not metrosexual)51.769430.923
smooth (not rough)51.698030.5126
neurotypical (not autistic)51.5159128.4109
wild (not tame)51.5118627.9155
human (not animalistic)51.2146930.5114
abstract (not concrete)51.277728.966
normie (not freak)51.286328.433
slothful (not active)50.129127.6144
realistic (not ambitious)50.175029.131
Russian (not French)50.271726.814
🦄 (not 🐴)50.383333.767

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

Most similar Least similar
  1. Rubeus Hagrid (0.871)
  2. Kristoff (0.854)
  3. Pumbaa (0.814)
  4. Sallah (0.779)
  5. Helsinki (0.771)
  6. Hugo 'Hurley' Reyes (0.758)
  7. Chien-Po (0.738)
  8. Merry Brandybuck (0.736)
  9. Arthur Weasley (0.734)
  10. Bumblebee (0.726)
  1. Coriolanus Snow (-0.694)
  2. General Hux (-0.669)
  3. Mr. Burns (-0.654)
  4. Cal Hockley (-0.653)
  5. Terry Benedict (-0.652)
  6. Jan Levinson (-0.648)
  7. Major Arnold Toht (-0.646)
  8. Tyrell Wellick (-0.638)
  9. Prince Humperdinck (-0.636)
  10. Hiram Lodge (-0.636)

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

Myers-Briggs Self-type Average match score with character Number of users
ENFP64.5%10817
ESFP62.8%1202
INFP62.3%23344
ENFJ62.0%3842
ESFJ61.7%592
ISFP60.9%1998
ISFJ60.3%1602
INFJ59.9%12519
ESTP54.8%765
ENTP53.0%5934
ISTP52.2%1950
INTP52.1%11992
ESTJ51.3%547
ENTJ50.3%2286
ISTJ49.2%1475
INTJ48.3%8827

Notes

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