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Abby Whelan Descriptive Personality Statistics

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Abby Whelan is a character from Scandal.

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 1,750 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
diligent (not lazy)92.81318.829
driven (not unambitious)91.61379.537
manicured (not scruffy)90.612210.121
motivated (not unmotivated)90.525512.819
workaholic (not slacker)89.418011.831
overachiever (not underachiever)87.71799.715
beautiful (not ugly)85.849114.744
self-disciplined (not disorganized)85.435216.925
persistent (not quitter)85.271215.053
knowledgeable (not ignorant)84.030711.841
stylish (not slovenly)83.819216.134
feminist (not sexist)83.633516.233
🎨 (not 🏀)83.625716.215
political (not nonpolitical)83.512620.323
pointed (not random)83.425819.915
opinionated (not neutral)83.447518.125
gendered (not androgynous)83.039820.429
high IQ (not low IQ)82.955213.843
perceptive (not unobservant)82.949417.937
bookish (not sporty)82.836915.030
works hard (not plays hard)82.724715.222
fast-talking (not slow-talking)82.715915.930
intellectual (not physical)82.131418.622
studious (not goof-off)82.138418.447
go-getter (not slugabed)81.941413.627
work-first (not family-first)81.622817.828
valedictorian (not drop out)81.539821.150
badass (not weakass)81.356215.114
competent (not incompetent)81.258222.717
tall (not short)81.119416.938
feminine (not masculine)80.431819.640
tense (not relaxed)80.343719.326
tight (not loose)80.225117.339
businesslike (not chivalrous)79.918119.314
thin (not thick)79.611820.829
skeptical (not spiritual)78.935821.134
egalitarian (not racist)78.680720.039
on-time (not tardy)78.552820.225
🧠 (not 💪)78.151222.453
resourceful (not helpless)77.976324.229
scheduled (not spontaneous)77.739123.523
attractive (not repulsive)77.668726.127
frenzied (not sleepy)77.538618.839
straight (not queer)77.256621.520
city-slicker (not country-bumpkin)77.250124.941
active (not slothful)77.078421.925
preppy (not punk rock)76.737524.427
🤺 (not 🏌)76.749325.436
tailor (not blacksmith)76.524021.433
emotional (not unemotional)76.454818.121
neat (not messy)76.348120.928
prestigious (not disreputable)76.333716.821
first-mate (not captain)76.133022.426
refined (not rugged)76.035122.424
tasteful (not lewd)75.731521.325
secretive (not open-book)75.648418.937
complicated (not simple)75.550221.028
cat person (not dog person)75.321826.720
legit (not scrub)75.260318.832
eloquent (not unpolished)75.150123.625
pro (not noob)75.174320.449
pensive (not serene)74.829715.922
washed (not muddy)74.541620.515
picky (not always down)74.425424.013
expressive (not monotone)74.349521.317
hard-work (not natural-talent)74.231218.319
chic (not cheesy)74.021525.817
rock (not rap)73.969620.512
giving (not receiving)73.844423.313
fresh (not stinky)73.865924.530
haunted (not blissful)73.755724.028
deliberate (not spontaneous)73.654717.617
involved (not remote)73.648522.822
reliable (not experimental)73.635524.138
not genocidal (not genocidal)73.674326.817
precise (not vague)73.548825.942
competitive (not cooperative)73.461026.227
fast (not slow)73.461523.325
atheist (not theist)73.338830.124
guarded (not open)73.276324.427
mighty (not puny)73.264319.528
devoted (not unfaithful)73.2108632.69
treasure (not trash)72.997822.854
human (not animalistic)72.976023.734
moody (not stable)72.859724.613
bold (not shy)72.8110520.924
hurried (not leisurely)72.723025.820
biased (not impartial)72.446626.416
Swedish (not Italian)72.217130.033
curious (not apathetic)72.254920.725
fixable (not unfixable)72.124726.532
winter (not summer)72.034732.311
🙋‍♂️ (not 🙅‍♂️)71.832223.952
empath (not psychopath)71.664419.412
wooden (not plastic)71.649222.312
private (not gregarious)71.555422.527
sad (not happy)71.544617.125
important (not irrelevant)71.5107419.344
traumatized (not flourishing)71.555123.130
demanding (not unchallenging)71.491124.318
tautology (not oxymoron)71.31925.411
patriotic (not unpatriotic)71.253923.560
romantic (not dispassionate)71.167625.739
liberal (not conservative)71.051127.043
tactful (not indiscreet)71.044024.847
🐩 (not 🐒)70.841423.345
sensible (not ludicrous)70.850417.122
resistant (not resigned)70.865023.968
🚴 (not 🏋️‍♂️)70.375729.252
fire (not water)70.363227.415
wise (not foolish)70.249422.022
rich (not poor)70.263921.622
high standards (not desperate)70.057025.725
real (not philosophical)69.946721.623
OCD (not ADHD)69.858529.826
genius (not dunce)69.875022.250
triggered (not trolling)69.844322.234
neurotypical (not autistic)69.577021.120
urban (not rural)69.574529.339
coordinated (not clumsy)69.485232.321
sexual (not asexual)69.376826.719
privileged (not oppressed)69.378326.041
ranged (not melee)69.116823.424
suspicious (not awkward)68.867930.514
🌟 (not 💩)68.8103424.959
smooth (not rough)68.536218.020
basic (not hipster)68.451118.622
soulful (not soulless)68.4104126.024
offended (not chill)68.453724.545
modest (not flamboyant)68.355526.327
distant (not touchy-feely)68.353824.017
nerd (not jock)68.270823.826
healthy (not sickly)68.290127.422
strict (not lenient)68.156228.829
loyal (not traitorous)68.1121626.713
worldly (not innocent)68.088124.930
practical (not imaginative)68.067425.729
inspiring (not cringeworthy)68.059022.721
alert (not oblivious)68.081727.246
heroic (not villainous)67.9102725.642
realistic (not fantastical)67.858327.619
young (not old)67.687121.930
intense (not lighthearted)67.686429.543
analysis (not common sense)67.648021.411
cosmopolitan (not provincial)67.540826.329
boy/girl-next-door (not celebrity)67.576023.418
serious (not playful)67.477923.423
🎩 (not 🧢)67.463128.937
believable (not poorly-written)67.4125521.942
disarming (not creepy)67.388225.435
prideful (not envious)67.388425.537
democratic (not authoritarian)67.249228.223
🧗 (not 🛌)67.275126.643
rational (not whimsical)67.063523.220
hoarder (not unprepared)67.051722.123
highbrow (not lowbrow)66.959427.531
civilized (not barbaric)66.889822.520
classical (not avant-garde)66.651322.027
literal (not metaphorical)66.553223.526
interested (not bored)66.392123.924
introspective (not not introspective)66.273125.042
rhythmic (not stuttering)66.294226.732
cultured (not rustic)66.266222.514
ivory-tower (not blue-collar)66.048127.025
vegan (not cannibal)66.056226.029
paranoid (not naive)66.061628.119
protagonist (not antagonist)65.7104924.712
pretentious (not unassuming)65.461522.144
sturdy (not flimsy)65.390625.531
ferocious (not pacifist)65.080427.523
judgemental (not accepting)65.060525.926
side character (not main character)64.962726.510
scientific (not artistic)64.866531.019
unlucky (not fortunate)64.752524.420
assertive (not passive)64.7104926.827
👟 (not 🥾)64.453227.349
deep (not shallow)64.380224.477
bossy (not meek)64.2104527.125
doer (not thinker)64.281124.121
😭 (not 😀)64.142624.647
high-tech (not low-tech)63.959126.126
child free (not pronatalist)63.980828.533
street-smart (not sheltered)63.988327.123
😊 (not 🤣)63.979425.340
non-gamer (not gamer)63.880127.916
generous (not stingy)63.584826.727
dry (not moist)63.446323.139
straightforward (not cryptic)63.294530.025
flower child (not goth)63.287427.313
lavish (not frugal)63.153819.827
lustful (not chaste)63.070025.314
factual (not poetic)63.069027.338
anxious (not calm)62.877424.123
orderly (not chaotic)62.775225.021
technophile (not luddite)62.745819.825
white knight (not bad boy)62.782822.810
jaded (not innocent)62.798824.810
🤐 (not 😜)62.665127.132
English (not German)62.6141431.532
obsessed (not aloof)62.585021.720
kind (not cruel)62.5118221.623
open to new experinces (not uncreative)62.4114226.323
miserable (not joyful)62.481022.456
charismatic (not uninspiring)62.3129229.127
whippersnapper (not sage)62.248625.219
efficient (not overprepared)62.194533.241
stubborn (not accommodating)62.1117628.524
feisty (not gracious)62.0103729.934
pessimistic (not optimistic)61.960324.921
jealous (not compersive)61.960225.416
dramatic (not comedic)61.9105026.617
consistent (not variable)61.779527.940
attentive (not interrupting)61.768034.815
concrete (not abstract)61.675627.735
👨‍⚕️ (not 👨‍🔧)61.670732.549
long-winded (not concise)61.643429.915
cautious (not impulsive)61.567525.826
direct (not roundabout)61.5107529.622
forward-thinking (not stuck-in-the-past)61.568331.120
interesting (not tiresome)61.3115528.525
twitchy (not still)61.385626.927
hypochondriac (not stoic)61.336427.011
orange (not purple)61.249728.926
indie (not pop)61.292332.720
🧐 (not 😎)61.157630.260
clean (not perverted)61.1105231.418
f***-the-police (not tattle-tale)60.898130.331
chatty (not reserved)60.774627.730
entitled (not grateful)60.769828.018
modern (not historical)60.680123.614
kinky (not vanilla)60.269531.922
utilitarian (not decorative)60.294528.425
reasonable (not deranged)60.287927.452
👩‍🔬 (not 👩‍🎤)60.266825.144
presidential (not folksy)60.279831.139
hedonist (not monastic)60.166126.237
vibrant (not geriatric)60.1110326.436
corporate (not freelance)60.154930.549
bitter (not sweet)60.070421.528
🎃 (not 💀)60.058827.024
opinionated (not jealous)60.0126430.110
love-focused (not money-focused)60.0114827.121
insider (not outsider)59.947329.418
brave (not careful)59.8101428.035
open-minded (not close-minded)59.892424.725
metrosexual (not macho)59.891625.024
sorrowful (not cheery)59.692824.020
💃 (not 🧕)59.5102428.847
spicy (not mild)59.2101325.924
sheriff (not outlaw)59.276626.239
permanent (not transient)59.175327.332
formal (not intimate)59.070127.841
gloomy (not sunny)59.086928.943
earth (not air)59.099135.425
extravagant (not thrifty)59.070029.220
🤑 (not 🤠)58.956529.234
extrovert (not introvert)58.888525.129
humorless (not funny)58.853524.236
traditional (not unorthodox)58.863327.421
wholesome (not salacious)58.892826.643
🥴 (not 🥳)58.880327.748
centrist (not radical)58.846926.815
obedient (not rebellious)58.654430.323
reassuring (not fearmongering)58.593025.722
devout (not heathen)58.479016.617
📈 (not 📉)58.4111130.739
vengeful (not forgiving)58.279131.925
🦒 (not 🐐)58.223634.047
😏 (not 😬)58.286526.939
cocky (not timid)58.2127522.819
literary (not mathematical)58.198929.226
playful (not shy)58.1119825.019
dominant (not submissive)57.9114832.418
🐮 (not 🐷)57.790029.345
deviant (not average)57.6102326.721
proper (not scandalous)57.678229.420
quarrelsome (not warm)57.587923.122
trendy (not vintage)57.436628.114
quiet (not loud)57.374929.323
🥰 (not 🙃)57.382631.632
methodical (not astonishing)57.299527.926
resolute (not wavering)57.2126727.644
prudish (not flirtatious)57.166523.510
emotional (not logical)57.090128.828
individualist (not communal)57.0100629.631
mad (not glad)57.092624.445
Roman (not Greek)57.064130.521
frank (not sugarcoated)57.0138332.012
nurturing (not poisonous)56.8107022.417
🤖 (not 👻)56.768728.138
linear (not circular)56.670827.538
respectful (not rude)56.5106928.428
minimalist (not pack rat)56.584424.140
cynical (not gullible)56.5110826.917
angry (not good-humored)56.470326.425
beta (not alpha)56.459633.241
deep (not epic)56.467824.919
charming (not awkward)56.3110925.129
industrial (not domestic)56.279926.524
machiavellian (not transparent)56.277126.019
low self esteem (not narcissistic)56.157426.435
normie (not freak)56.070326.927
genuine (not sarcastic)55.989226.228
🥵 (not 🥶)55.992226.227
🐿 (not 🦇)55.798730.850
altruistic (not selfish)55.5102323.930
bourgeoisie (not proletariat)55.579628.222
no-nonsense (not dramatic)55.577228.627
mature (not juvenile)55.599625.024
subjective (not objective)55.473826.625
insulting (not complimentary)55.474628.627
loveable (not punchable)55.4115328.535
repetitive (not varied)55.3101423.727
focused on the present (not focused on the future)55.282931.621
down2earth (not head@clouds)55.294929.820
wild (not tame)55.2108325.127
debased (not pure)55.178524.423
angelic (not demonic)55.1104423.421
stick-in-the-mud (not adventurous)55.163022.118
eastern (not western)55.125133.151
predictable (not quirky)55.173826.618
specialist (not generalist)55.0111226.323
💔 (not 💝)55.074428.436
chortling (not giggling)55.0115425.825
mundane (not extraordinary)54.943825.920
realist (not idealist)54.890230.322
penny-pincher (not overspender)54.898224.836
ambitious (not realistic)54.8110731.618
official (not backdoor)54.774524.827
two-faced (not one-faced)54.659326.625
normal (not weird)54.564730.528
profound (not ironic)54.578426.120
self-destructive (not self-improving)54.494527.952
stoic (not expressive)54.170031.919
🐴 (not 🦄)54.1103034.047
bad-cook (not good-cook)53.987029.622
confidential (not gossiping)53.8128729.130
unambiguous (not mysterious)53.899627.433
factual (not exaggerating)53.891431.021
hard (not soft)53.7102725.925
subdued (not exuberant)53.767621.831
bright (not depressed)53.689925.522
impatient (not patient)53.5116032.036
😈 (not 😇)53.585528.047
emancipated (not enslaved)53.4138523.333
crazy (not sane)53.492422.757
Coke (not Pepsi)53.486725.419
charming (not trusting)53.397427.319
arcane (not mainstream)53.3107127.720
sensitive (not thick-skinned)53.382231.226
statist (not anarchist)53.395234.024
conspiracist (not sheeple)53.1132122.731
crafty (not scholarly)53.1114230.423
🐘 (not 🐀)53.187530.344
off-key (not musical)53.1102323.935
princess (not queen)53.165237.116
theoretical (not empirical)52.856930.617
existentialist (not nihilist)52.8128626.814
equitable (not hypocritical)52.8101129.650
never cries (not often crying)52.8109832.811
extreme (not moderate)52.7122126.626
soft (not hard)52.384923.626
lover (not fighter)52.393228.515
confident (not insecure)52.2134725.745
cold (not warm)52.184528.722
cool (not dorky)52.1110129.140
decisive (not hesitant)52.0138327.313
morning lark (not night owl)52.072430.323
yes-man (not contrarian)52.064026.826
bold (not serious)51.9105330.733
regular (not zany)51.979430.235
lost (not enlightened)51.9102225.938
arrogant (not humble)51.8107428.219
mischievous (not well behaved)51.7113127.934
suspicious (not trusting)51.6109130.430
reactive (not proactive)51.6107926.214
creative (not conventional)51.5104727.120
instinctual (not reasoned)51.5113630.233
rigid (not flexible)51.5109824.125
monochrome (not multicolored)51.498933.421
everyman (not chosen one)51.483627.521
libertarian (not socialist)51.3118433.527
demure (not vain)51.394524.917
explorer (not builder)51.3103236.717
French (not Russian)51.1126635.035
spelunker (not claustrophobic)51.1130125.428
edgy (not politically correct)51.0112128.032
vulnerable (not armoured)51.072327.820
🤔 (not 🤫)51.0124932.046
🧙 (not 👨‍🚀)51.0102628.425
codependent (not independent)50.171729.319
reclusive (not social)50.987225.743
bashful (not exhibitionist)50.169832.917
self-assured (not self-conscious)50.2142031.018
'left-brained' (not 'right-brained')50.3108735.818
master (not apprentice)50.3133828.344
pain-avoidant (not masochistic)50.399531.338
honorable (not cunning)50.5121228.246
sober (not indulgent)50.592325.530
🤡 (not 👽)50.584330.746
gatherer (not hunter)50.590931.334

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

Most similar Least similar
  1. Laurel Lance (0.81)
  2. Nancy Wheeler (0.804)
  3. Dr. Alana Bloom (0.798)
  4. Alicia Florrick (0.792)
  5. Claire Dearing (0.784)
  6. Betty Cooper (0.783)
  7. Monica Hall (0.769)
  8. Dr. Lisa Cuddy (0.769)
  9. Kim Wexler (0.769)
  10. Dana Barrett (0.764)
  1. Barney Gumble (-0.564)
  2. Kevin Malone (-0.506)
  3. Jake Harper (-0.498)
  4. Homer Simpson (-0.474)
  5. Ed (-0.441)
  6. Nelson Bighetti (-0.44)
  7. Patrick Star (-0.431)
  8. Lenny (-0.404)
  9. Tommy (-0.402)
  10. Kermit (-0.394)

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

Myers-Briggs Self-type Average match score with character Number of users
ESTJ66.7%547
ENTJ65.3%2286
ISTJ64.6%1475
INTJ64.5%8827
ESFJ63.7%592
ENFJ63.7%3842
ISFJ62.8%1602
INFJ62.7%12519
ESTP57.3%765
ENTP57.2%5934
INTP57.0%11992
ENFP56.5%10817
ESFP56.3%1202
INFP55.7%23344
ISTP55.7%1950
ISFP55.3%1998

Notes

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