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Smallville

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

Characters

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

Notability Name
92.4Clark Kent
74.5Lex Luthor
73.5Lois Lane
68.7Lana Lang
67.6Lionel Luthor
64.6Chloe Sullivan

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 Smallville?". The distribution of their responses are below.

# Response Count
1 It's the worst 7
2 It's bad 30
3 It's okay 608
4 It's good 1184
5 It's my favorite 262

This gives it an average score of 3.8 / 5. Making it 284th 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
disarming (not creepy)0.0791951
spiritual (not skeptical)0.0672055
adventurous (not stick-in-the-mud)0.0622007
fresh (not stinky)0.0621994
loyal (not traitorous)0.0612065
blue-collar (not ivory-tower)0.0571866
intimate (not formal)0.0532007
feisty (not gracious)0.052003
genuine (not sarcastic)0.05907
meek (not bossy)0.0452003
emotional (not logical)0.0442065
nurturing (not poisonous)0.0411993
altruistic (not selfish)0.0391999
feminine (not masculine)0.0382065
angelic (not demonic)0.0371999
orderly (not chaotic)0.0342041
deep (not shallow)0.0322017
tame (not wild)0.031888
juvenile (not mature)0.028864
reasonable (not deranged)0.0262006
stylish (not slovenly)0.0242014
obedient (not rebellious)0.0222027
sober (not indulgent)0.0221973
reclusive (not social)0.0182012
blissful (not haunted)0.014865
scientific (not artistic)0.011946
alpha (not beta)0.0081968
lavish (not frugal)0.0081929
charming (not awkward)0.0072065
high-tech (not low-tech)0.007894
mainstream (not arcane)0.0071944
sheriff (not outlaw)0.0071981
lenient (not strict)0.0052036
conventional (not creative)0.0032064
jock (not nerd)0.0032013
dunce (not genius)0.0032035

Notes

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