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George Costanza Descriptive Personality Statistics

Reference picture of George Costanza

George Costanza is a character from Seinfeld.

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
snoops (not minds-own-business)97.4163.25
plant-neglecter (not green thumb)93.5257.84
opinionated (not neutral)92.9598.837
short (not tall)92.8248.9436
manic (not mild)92.3619.610
anxious (not calm)91.42110.6419
prying (not unmeddlesome)91.3588.16
annoying (not unannoying)91.2339.78
self-destructive (not self-improving)90.61916.134
exaggerating (not factual)90.43714.937
inappropriate (not seemly)90.4439.87
resentful (not euphoric)90.34311.16
childlike (not parental)89.110812.17
tense (not relaxed)88.612514.1440
nerd (not jock)88.616014.4387
judgemental (not accepting)88.212114.1395
stingy (not generous)88.25511.633
pessimistic (not optimistic)88.11816.6417
🛌 (not 🧗)88.11813.7105
impatient (not patient)87.810315.2421
selfish (not altruistic)87.612215.9446
cheesy (not chic)87.32510.664
indoorsy (not outdoorsy)87.311117.57
can't-fix-anything (not handy)87.33912.76
consumer (not creator)87.22926.56
awkward (not comfortable)87.05510.914
stubborn (not accommodating)86.921720.136
gloomy (not sunny)86.67210.130
twitchy (not still)86.56211.436
off target (not accurate)86.4267.55
moody (not stable)86.414013.8409
offended (not chill)86.47521.536
unfulfilled (not fulfilled)86.310117.011
skeptical (not spiritual)86.29313.8435
resists change (not likes change)85.913212.613
first-mate (not captain)85.77415.5402
cursed (not blessed)85.513021.813
biased (not impartial)85.47416.7397
uptight (not easy)85.320819.810
suspicious (not trusting)85.215416.9402
awkward (not charming)84.93415.1434
dorky (not cool)84.95813.254
traumatized (not flourishing)84.810419.737
gluttonous (not moderate)84.86713.75
dramatic (not no-nonsense)84.713319.1472
gatherer (not hunter)84.55016.932
unlucky (not fortunate)84.43618.0412
dystopian (not utopian)84.4777.09
quarrelsome (not warm)84.316716.9387
pensive (not serene)84.02415.029
jealous (not compersive)83.910116.0383
gossiping (not confidential)83.98416.3423
slothful (not active)83.81515.6377
negative (not positive)83.88818.210
sarcastic (not genuine)83.710218.7438
bad-cook (not good-cook)83.75113.829
weakass (not badass)83.73115.837
insecure (not confident)83.64418.1438
beta (not alpha)83.57619.6373
underachiever (not overachiever)83.42121.536
overthinker (not underthinker)83.327119.813
bitter (not sweet)83.216416.7418
cringeworthy (not inspiring)83.26417.4423
bad-manners (not good-manners)82.910017.47
penny-pincher (not overspender)82.92622.592
entitled (not grateful)82.920819.229
miserable (not joyful)82.813321.057
receiving (not giving)82.612120.355
hypocritical (not equitable)82.59516.7395
lost (not enlightened)82.55215.033
rejected (not popular)82.416214.88
juvenile (not mature)82.412418.1449
clumsy (not coordinated)82.28816.1418
ironic (not profound)82.11510.035
hypochondriac (not stoic)82.12919.634
child free (not pronatalist)82.110522.0376
naughty (not nice)82.025211.09
sassy (not chill)81.934313.68
mad (not glad)81.816118.476
thick (not thin)81.79117.0384
jaded (not innocent)81.729917.223
gendered (not androgynous)81.648522.3370
vengeful (not forgiving)81.526920.5400
feisty (not gracious)81.427314.9405
flawed (not perfect)81.429831.48
self-conscious (not self-assured)81.34423.2386
things-person (not people-person)81.215224.36
stuck-in-the-past (not forward-thinking)81.25319.035
old-fashioned (not progressive)81.216423.59
emotional (not unemotional)81.135223.633
sorrowful (not cheery)81.014215.5397
competitive (not cooperative)81.040021.1394
foolish (not wise)81.09817.1423
Italian (not Swedish)80.99119.627
loud (not quiet)80.531519.4401
claustrophobic (not spelunker)80.52619.942
sensitive (not thick-skinned)80.410722.3377
absentminded (not focused)80.4917.68
weird (not normal)80.025416.4450
unfixable (not fixable)79.99223.930
fearmongering (not reassuring)79.715618.947
straight (not queer)79.646123.0434
homebody (not world traveler)79.617822.19
puny (not mighty)79.53817.1387
unpolished (not eloquent)79.510218.2413
social climber (not nonconformist)79.513326.010
slacker (not workaholic)79.38623.6405
jovial (not noble)79.2817.25
disorganized (not self-disciplined)79.111721.9394
hesitant (not decisive)79.14322.0414
frugal (not lavish)79.010622.7395
💔 (not 💝)79.012522.7102
problematic (not woke)78.926121.49
lazy (not diligent)78.73321.7415
slovenly (not stylish)78.69018.0389
🐿 (not 🦇)78.620825.163
zebra (not lion)78.518216.711
codependent (not independent)78.410921.2441
🐐 (not 🦒)78.36723.599
🧢 (not 🎩)78.221224.282
frank (not sugarcoated)78.146123.053
🙃 (not 🥰)77.917925.6110
questioning (not believing)77.831623.86
unstable (not stable)77.83655.64
depressed (not bright)77.711916.8393
ludicrous (not sensible)77.616922.5429
foodie (not unenthusiastic about food)77.626917.210
incompetent (not competent)77.66020.5406
careful (not brave)77.56820.8425
two-faced (not one-faced)77.518427.232
everyman (not chosen one)77.57524.650
reactive (not proactive)77.55925.325
expressive (not stoic)77.433322.9406
close-minded (not open-minded)77.414720.1376
🤡 (not 👽)77.28324.673
unmotivated (not motivated)77.22423.951
🥴 (not 🥳)77.212222.885
debased (not pure)77.125520.2412
basic (not hipster)77.122721.8413
rigid (not flexible)77.122421.2394
insulting (not complimentary)77.124719.8422
haunted (not blissful)77.040721.737
shallow (not deep)76.911826.370
arrogant (not humble)76.841420.7451
blue (not red)76.823918.75
cannibal (not vegan)76.722821.334
😭 (not 😀)76.710525.569
interrupting (not attentive)76.722821.738
sad (not happy)76.626717.0428
lustful (not chaste)76.528921.7420
paranoid (not naive)76.520825.764
atheist (not theist)76.426521.8351
long-winded (not concise)76.37822.619
grumpy (not cheery)76.24076.65
pointless (not meaningful)76.26027.711
vain (not demure)76.127823.8385
🐴 (not 🦄)76.125526.165
chaotic (not orderly)76.134423.5443
disreputable (not prestigious)76.112322.1350
routine (not innovative)76.122619.08
obsessed (not aloof)76.030625.9410
intense (not lighthearted)76.055225.640
desperate (not high standards)76.012930.850
boy/girl-next-door (not celebrity)76.043023.423
blind (not all-seeing)76.013327.311
submissive (not dominant)75.916922.0431
off-key (not musical)75.913427.833
ignorant (not knowledgeable)75.99522.742
catty (not supportive)75.924917.29
🤣 (not 😊)75.813723.066
backdoor (not official)75.724723.3373
unfriendly (not friendly)75.720020.711
stick-in-the-mud (not adventurous)75.616719.9392
unambiguous (not mysterious)75.518923.6430
fast-talking (not slow-talking)75.435424.927
circular (not linear)75.45624.323
rock (not rap)75.459718.051
vintage (not trendy)75.253022.336
disturbing (not enchanting)75.220626.715
rude (not respectful)75.023420.9423
emotional (not logical)75.033724.0412
punchable (not loveable)75.021521.234
proud (not apologetic)75.080027.315
repulsive (not attractive)74.811518.2393
noob (not pro)74.75825.055
lewd (not tasteful)74.613518.8404
mischievous (not well behaved)74.656923.3399
city-slicker (not country-bumpkin)74.562326.360
buffoon (not charmer)74.413322.813
chatty (not reserved)74.243623.0397
slugabed (not go-getter)74.13023.563
indiscreet (not tactful)74.18424.865
🐷 (not 🐮)73.910623.7106
earthly (not divine)73.939925.312
tired (not wired)73.98426.27
outsider (not insider)73.721323.4399
cunning (not honorable)73.729923.5387
unambitious (not driven)73.62324.8437
engineerial (not lawyerly)73.32164.63
conspiracist (not sheeple)73.342625.8396
poisonous (not nurturing)73.031323.3398
stuttering (not rhythmic)72.99319.834
psychopath (not empath)72.830323.741
heathen (not devout)72.718223.3400
repressed (not forward)72.713931.417
angry (not good-humored)72.624523.2404
low-tech (not high-tech)72.531820.2383
urban (not rural)72.261727.297
oblivious (not alert)72.117225.653
fantasy-prone (not grounded)72.142433.38
mad-scientist (not lumberjack)72.150523.011
🧠 (not 💪)72.076120.284
perverted (not clean)71.925326.522
scandalous (not proper)71.846824.7422
apprentice (not master)71.820925.3429
quivering (not unstirring)71.813518.313
extreme (not moderate)71.567127.6413
sexist (not feminist)71.525320.981
demanding (not unchallenging)71.590333.327
conformist (not maverick)71.415228.17
🤔 (not 🤫)71.321826.556
rough (not smooth)71.231522.8389
tattle-tale (not f***-the-police)71.221027.228
repetitive (not varied)71.125125.1403
zany (not regular)71.046627.557
princess (not queen)71.017927.524
fearful (not hopeful)71.016931.613
dunce (not genius)70.914919.7414
goof-off (not studious)70.830328.468
flat (not bubbly)70.843225.910
flimsy (not sturdy)70.714530.526
often crying (not never cries)70.728127.144
sexual (not asexual)70.671426.129
demonic (not angelic)70.634520.3398
subjective (not objective)70.211228.5364
enslaved (not emancipated)70.18924.4368
tight (not loose)70.165429.039
mundane (not extraordinary)70.012426.0376
wavering (not resolute)69.96429.174
scrub (not legit)69.910525.574
lowbrow (not highbrow)69.913024.1352
mechanical (not natural)69.933128.39
😈 (not 😇)69.844023.586
uncreative (not open to new experinces)69.715025.5422
reader (not writer)69.722117.46
ugly (not beautiful)69.611220.9457
envious (not prideful)69.54234.731
preppy (not punk rock)69.265126.235
crafty (not scholarly)69.160225.5367
🐒 (not 🐩)69.130527.659
indulgent (not sober)69.051326.3430
experimental (not reliable)69.037428.029
picky (not always down)69.043533.745
🐀 (not 🐘)68.927328.9101
😬 (not 😏)68.824129.966
tailor (not blacksmith)68.759224.228
guarded (not open)68.695125.9398
side character (not main character)68.651927.621
slow (not fast)68.511724.2392
helpless (not resourceful)68.58125.2415
quitter (not persistent)68.51028.456
roundabout (not direct)68.310227.9402
🙅‍♂️ (not 🙋‍♂️)68.326330.980
instinctual (not reasoned)68.256528.7375
luddite (not technophile)68.226122.5375
generalist (not specialist)68.26026.1368
businesslike (not chivalrous)68.244423.222
plays hard (not works hard)68.127924.2402
goofy (not unfrivolous)68.040926.414
Hates PDA (not Constant PDA)67.754323.510
head@clouds (not down2earth)67.542727.7357
bookish (not sporty)67.583225.6430
sheltered (not street-smart)67.530823.6410
soulless (not soulful)67.523727.0381
thrifty (not extravagant)67.540729.326
bear (not wolf)67.429624.39
creepy (not disarming)67.321722.8410
big-vocabulary (not small-vocabulary)67.398819.48
expressive (not monotone)67.272730.049
poor (not rich)66.939020.1440
stereotypical (not boundary breaking)66.935331.010
strong identity (not social chameleon)66.8100131.912
🏌 (not 🤺)66.710931.572
folksy (not presidential)66.742522.537
deranged (not reasonable)66.641924.170
edgy (not politically correct)66.663824.6351
uninspiring (not charismatic)66.610027.5404
savory (not sweet)66.666120.410
drop out (not valedictorian)66.535728.176
stinky (not fresh)66.424522.7118
pretentious (not unassuming)65.960130.766
cynical (not gullible)65.977733.965
melee (not ranged)65.618130.426
cold (not warm)65.651124.7435
bored (not interested)65.510327.433
smug (not sheepish)65.597334.52
old (not young)65.347817.5396
funny (not humorless)65.271227.1439
evolutionist (not creationist)65.259726.14
monochrome (not multicolored)65.148828.7363
dolphin (not kangaroo)65.037929.44
villainous (not heroic)64.829822.8382
freak (not normie)64.862430.946
contrarian (not yes-man)64.871830.322
clinical (not heartfelt)64.842733.65
messy (not neat)64.744427.0387
English (not German)64.7132233.934
overprepared (not efficient)64.710927.127
libertarian (not socialist)64.631926.0317
📉 (not 📈)64.614130.774
tiresome (not interesting)64.515428.7411
unprepared (not hoarder)64.524229.4386
nihilist (not existentialist)64.514528.9355
crazy (not sane)64.559025.365
harsh (not gentle)64.563929.114
photographer (not physicist)64.569725.811
frenzied (not sleepy)64.4117626.825
tardy (not on-time)64.237733.743
individualist (not communal)64.172031.3428
machiavellian (not transparent)64.053232.748
orange (not purple)63.740828.4318
realistic (not ambitious)63.732830.743
👨‍🔧 (not 👨‍⚕️)63.661924.472
serial dater (not chronically single)63.637538.38
cringing away (not welcoming experience)63.445227.810
salacious (not wholesome)63.352327.864
soft (not hard)63.258128.2414
utilitarian (not decorative)63.280527.7336
reluctant (not eager)63.226228.614
vague (not precise)63.122328.1396
awkward (not suspicious)63.036433.0396
scruffy (not manicured)63.049726.1397
apathetic (not curious)62.916029.4402
💩 (not 🌟)62.926228.662
🚴 (not 🏋️‍♂️)62.9106426.376
work-first (not family-first)62.867324.8388
soft (not hard)62.756628.7414
oxymoron (not tautology)62.736929.825
intellectual (not physical)62.598127.0387
pack rat (not minimalist)62.440823.968
employee (not entrepreneur)62.446435.58
hedonist (not monastic)62.357030.749
analysis (not common sense)62.366125.666
sickly (not healthy)62.128322.6404
passive (not assertive)62.126329.2388
dispassionate (not romantic)62.129228.436
dramatic (not comedic)62.0104334.436
capitalist (not communist)62.077923.03
whimsical (not rational)61.952829.3396
domestic (not industrial)61.947027.9325
handshakes (not hugs)61.994635.28
believable (not poorly-written)61.8156028.334
irreverent (not sincere)61.736528.510
conservative (not liberal)61.539426.156
🧐 (not 😎)61.456530.575
literal (not metaphorical)61.382229.5401
🧙 (not 👨‍🚀)61.364229.0102
triggered (not trolling)61.394631.036
concrete (not abstract)61.278129.354
deliberate (not spontaneous)61.196030.6414
conventional (not creative)61.055629.5393
low self esteem (not narcissistic)61.044039.343
impulsive (not cautious)60.873132.2419
experince-oriented (not goal-oriented)60.845423.76
cruel (not kind)60.635924.3411
provincial (not cosmopolitan)60.550728.3329
random (not pointed)60.530529.834
centrist (not radical)60.540728.549
muddy (not washed)60.542427.545
spartan (not glamorous)60.583937.310
barbaric (not civilized)60.339424.8359
geriatric (not vibrant)60.327931.340
OCD (not ADHD)60.396633.640
winter (not summer)60.365927.119
vulnerable (not armoured)60.243930.0416
corporate (not freelance)60.254532.640
original (not cliché)60.076423.09
🥶 (not 🥵)59.946333.829
focused on the present (not focused on the future)59.859931.8385
militaristic (not hippie)59.898319.56
outlaw (not sheriff)59.778928.6401
meek (not bossy)59.640029.0422
thinker (not doer)59.536131.734
lifeless (not spirited)59.521520.511
serious (not playful)59.399926.2427
vanilla (not kinky)59.370329.7388
mild (not spicy)59.247130.7426
🤖 (not 👻)59.159929.762
Pepsi (not Coke)59.133934.239
cocky (not timid)59.1124029.155
scientific (not artistic)58.981524.5371
gregarious (not private)58.951427.9411
bold (not shy)58.8150928.1352
theoretical (not empirical)58.826629.7349
rustic (not cultured)58.846024.523
hurried (not leisurely)58.784230.9412
cat person (not dog person)58.770831.247
nonpartisan (not activist)58.741022.17
unorthodox (not traditional)58.688330.1398
predictable (not quirky)58.560731.430
arcane (not mainstream)58.384428.0355
night owl (not morning lark)58.397826.7284
blue-collar (not ivory-tower)58.280328.9379
bashful (not exhibitionist)58.041331.626
scheduled (not spontaneous)57.896230.1422
low IQ (not high IQ)57.822723.1411
classical (not avant-garde)57.888727.8345
reclusive (not social)57.866726.4108
🏀 (not 🎨)57.662531.338
opinionated (not jealous)57.6137434.458
analytical (not intuitive)57.677233.212
masculine (not feminine)57.5107622.9382
energetic (not mellow)57.487424.18
pop (not indie)57.341930.933
unfaithful (not devoted)57.222131.134
real (not fake)57.0138230.97
hard-work (not natural-talent)56.9109923.640
rugged (not refined)56.872224.8416
feeler (not thinker)56.895929.511
historical (not modern)56.770325.5347
epic (not deep)56.771524.832
white knight (not bad boy)56.6101427.257
dry (not moist)56.574430.941
traitorous (not loyal)56.434927.6411
authoritarian (not democratic)56.469230.3362
flirtatious (not prudish)56.491729.429
distant (not touchy-feely)56.394132.249
flamboyant (not modest)56.275530.0402
love shy (not cassanova)56.180827.69
resistant (not resigned)56.0147232.6403
unobservant (not perceptive)55.825230.028
trash (not treasure)55.731030.982
earth (not air)55.7114934.823
🎃 (not 💀)55.676333.335
ferocious (not pacifist)55.5108229.9406
👟 (not 🥾)55.485834.768
proletariat (not bourgeoisie)55.091329.9354
whippersnapper (not sage)55.080929.225
rebellious (not obedient)54.9114229.1412
wooden (not plastic)54.9134933.415
straight edge (not junkie)54.8131926.35
eastern (not western)54.726336.271
fantastical (not realistic)54.771433.430
coarse (not delicate)54.6111136.07
deviant (not average)54.5114132.7409
genocidal (not not genocidal)54.544934.647
playful (not shy)54.3133825.1381
masochistic (not pain-avoidant)54.383037.127
slumbering (not insomniac)54.336631.47
fussy (not sloppy)54.2142528.69
introvert (not extrovert)53.974128.5375
complicated (not simple)53.9131532.3406
👩‍🔬 (not 👩‍🎤)53.984927.672
Roman (not Greek)53.883125.422
flower child (not goth)53.7118824.818
explorer (not builder)53.695427.0320
lover (not fighter)53.688732.534
cryptic (not straightforward)53.541230.8412
practical (not imaginative)53.5118531.6392
outgoing (not withdrawn)53.3105925.19
💃 (not 🧕)53.2124528.7102
privileged (not oppressed)53.2125332.136
chortling (not giggling)53.2122630.521
gamer (not non-gamer)53.264036.628
secretive (not open-book)53.1123833.833
follower (not leader)53.065336.83
'right-brained' (not 'left-brained')52.960829.8290
strict (not lenient)52.8103231.6356
🤑 (not 🤠)52.869330.979
😜 (not 🤐)52.788233.872
Russian (not French)52.761532.534
mathematical (not literary)52.666825.8341
political (not nonpolitical)52.5110231.4397
involved (not remote)52.5151829.5389
unpatriotic (not patriotic)52.543625.068
intimate (not formal)52.596225.994
gross (not hygienic)52.442925.611
tame (not wild)52.374028.7419
racist (not egalitarian)52.329826.168
consistent (not variable)52.3119633.029
fire (not water)52.3118136.240
generic (not insightful)52.249435.25
antagonist (not protagonist)52.047630.737
real (not philosophical)51.8134629.1373
transient (not permanent)51.875831.2359
irrelevant (not important)51.826130.398
love-focused (not money-focused)51.8132834.025
serious (not bold)51.686529.1396
animalistic (not human)51.449529.7437
anti-prank (not prankster)51.4118030.17
charming (not trusting)51.2105923.0348
autistic (not neurotypical)51.036927.6382
not introspective (not introspective)51.055332.796
realist (not idealist)50.9103232.8390
subdued (not exuberant)50.280632.037
statist (not anarchist)50.3107328.767
worldly (not innocent)50.6140626.9370
astonishing (not methodical)50.675830.8383
metrosexual (not macho)50.6125424.421
factual (not poetic)50.6117027.546

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

Most similar Least similar
  1. Dennis Nedry (0.792)
  2. Arturo Roman (0.78)
  3. Ian Duncan (0.739)
  4. Jonah Ryan (0.719)
  5. Moe Szyslak (0.702)
  6. Moaning Myrtle (0.698)
  7. Theon Greyjoy (0.694)
  8. Sam Healy (0.692)
  9. Dee Reynolds (0.691)
  10. Alvy Singer (0.686)
  1. Princess Celestia (-0.652)
  2. Black Panther (-0.649)
  3. Esme Cullen (-0.629)
  4. Sam Obisanya (-0.629)
  5. Carlisle Cullen (-0.623)
  6. Nick Young (-0.611)
  7. Astrid Leong-Teo (-0.602)
  8. Hakoda (-0.6)
  9. Bo Peep (-0.599)
  10. Guinan (-0.591)

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

Myers-Briggs Self-type Average match score with character Number of users


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