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Robert California Descriptive Personality Statistics

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Robert California is a character from The Office.

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 500 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
plant-neglecter (not green thumb)96.067.76
proud (not apologetic)94.6546.017
smug (not sheepish)93.73310.78
bold (not shy)92.514111.4470
privileged (not oppressed)92.06013.455
things-person (not people-person)91.22615.76
arrogant (not humble)91.19914.2485
sexual (not asexual)90.110016.148
disturbing (not enchanting)90.13317.47
narcissistic (not low self esteem)90.06921.061
naughty (not nice)89.710911.47
entitled (not grateful)89.510015.561
cocky (not timid)89.515114.735
rich (not poor)89.320316.1433
dominant (not submissive)89.117617.2470
self-assured (not self-conscious)88.72519.0419
jaded (not innocent)88.49714.725
competitive (not cooperative)88.121015.4455
intense (not lighthearted)87.816117.953
manic (not mild)87.514818.713
extreme (not moderate)87.415617.7404
unstirring (not quivering)87.19611.38
weird (not normal)86.610915.5480
psychopath (not empath)86.610516.062
problematic (not woke)86.512315.510
crazy (not sane)86.37517.8173
worldly (not innocent)86.213914.8476
confident (not insecure)86.216820.7494
machiavellian (not transparent)86.25321.528
assertive (not passive)86.120120.2412
harsh (not gentle)86.01569.97
clinical (not heartfelt)86.08111.812
perverted (not clean)85.95718.550
vain (not demure)85.97818.3449
alpha (not beta)85.926121.6412
fake (not real)85.93125.910
pointless (not meaningful)85.91115.08
cannibal (not vegan)85.77223.267
hunter (not gatherer)85.614517.639
freak (not normie)85.69317.983
lavish (not frugal)85.68618.9458
kinky (not vanilla)85.48820.5449
suspicious (not trusting)85.316116.4454
conspiracist (not sheeple)85.39516.6313
debased (not pure)85.211316.2502
ivory-tower (not blue-collar)85.28420.0458
wild (not tame)85.122417.6497
mischievous (not well behaved)84.728317.0469
annoying (not unannoying)84.710518.912
lawyerly (not engineerial)84.7719.86
lustful (not chaste)84.610720.2417
😈 (not 😇)84.616614.0154
selfish (not altruistic)84.517318.7504
handshakes (not hugs)84.434120.614
work-first (not family-first)84.318417.6491
decisive (not hesitant)84.222821.1449
opinionated (not neutral)84.245920.374
gluttonous (not moderate)84.27015.99
deviant (not average)83.912618.2323
cunning (not honorable)83.913116.4483
extravagant (not thrifty)83.915020.854
cynical (not gullible)83.818022.727
indulgent (not sober)83.713021.0449
master (not apprentice)83.732522.0249
salacious (not wholesome)83.711618.6166
flamboyant (not modest)83.215521.0436
bossy (not meek)83.239622.2453
creepy (not disarming)83.24120.1239
demonic (not angelic)82.914517.2454
rebellious (not obedient)82.937118.4407
deranged (not reasonable)82.910618.4161
playful (not shy)82.837316.5438
cringing away (not welcoming experience)82.87314.66
big-vocabulary (not small-vocabulary)82.743134.07
mysterious (not unambiguous)82.512422.3477
bad-manners (not good-manners)82.510614.56
punchable (not loveable)82.414120.850
captain (not first-mate)82.428824.9471
pretentious (not unassuming)82.217522.0179
entrepreneur (not employee)82.137618.17
quarrelsome (not warm)82.023018.5465
individualist (not communal)82.019521.7330
🙃 (not 🥰)81.910721.5236
armoured (not vulnerable)81.819819.9397
insulting (not complimentary)81.816017.3344
extrovert (not introvert)81.625622.9491
maverick (not conformist)81.531820.98
complicated (not simple)81.430824.5401
stubborn (not accommodating)81.444723.268
sexist (not feminist)81.312020.6192
ludicrous (not sensible)81.110319.7470
independent (not codependent)81.131826.2455
coarse (not delicate)81.025021.712
scandalous (not proper)80.924621.3449
city-slicker (not country-bumpkin)80.836524.1173
two-faced (not one-faced)80.814826.465
bourgeoisie (not proletariat)80.713225.0380
receiving (not giving)80.715617.631
poisonous (not nurturing)80.721318.4214
dystopian (not utopian)80.511019.26
spicy (not mild)80.232321.9459
traitorous (not loyal)80.110317.8452
heathen (not devout)80.17721.0428
cold (not warm)79.920719.0423
edgy (not politically correct)79.823122.3456
animalistic (not human)79.83819.7381
negative (not positive)79.816120.710
unorthodox (not traditional)79.629125.2316
frank (not sugarcoated)79.542026.827
jovial (not noble)79.47516.09
cassanova (not love shy)79.419727.87
sarcastic (not genuine)79.421522.2483
quirky (not predictable)79.413324.826
inappropriate (not seemly)79.420121.412
transient (not permanent)79.21721.6192
💩 (not 🌟)79.210124.7157
demanding (not unchallenging)79.158927.359
emancipated (not enslaved)79.121324.1428
authoritarian (not democratic)79.021324.0450
hard (not soft)79.028920.1426
vengeful (not forgiving)78.934518.5449
driven (not unambitious)78.988925.0411
awkward (not comfortable)78.916921.68
philosophical (not real)78.73124.8324
lewd (not tasteful)78.69523.4477
money-focused (not love-focused)78.617823.127
villainous (not heroic)78.416117.6419
cringeworthy (not inspiring)78.414324.0319
rude (not respectful)78.419518.8431
feisty (not gracious)78.440320.2470
never cries (not often crying)78.330928.529
urban (not rural)78.332825.4246
insomniac (not slumbering)78.335618.213
bitter (not sweet)78.226116.3443
charming (not trusting)78.117618.1424
unfixable (not fixable)78.011824.244
zany (not regular)77.728026.6149
Hates PDA (not Constant PDA)77.725028.18
atheist (not theist)77.624925.8280
hypocritical (not equitable)77.618320.3291
catty (not supportive)77.522918.913
unfrivolous (not goofy)77.444931.17
ferocious (not pacifist)77.445023.8465
experimental (not reliable)77.320727.639
cosmopolitan (not provincial)77.215424.5358
💀 (not 🎃)77.121931.158
fortunate (not unlucky)77.09524.2415
judgemental (not accepting)77.032925.2336
🙅‍♂️ (not 🙋‍♂️)76.813328.8141
chaotic (not orderly)76.735227.0425
metaphorical (not literal)76.65027.1422
exhibitionist (not bashful)76.626330.346
fearmongering (not reassuring)76.622226.737
leisurely (not hurried)76.410323.9470
hard (not soft)76.336523.5326
open to new experinces (not uncreative)76.260529.6424
cruel (not kind)76.019517.4434
unstable (not stable)76.042223.16
cryptic (not straightforward)75.95130.1485
rock (not rap)75.859322.322
trash (not treasure)75.510827.3188
exaggerating (not factual)75.335128.353
irreverent (not sincere)75.314622.110
industrial (not domestic)75.212723.9287
prideful (not envious)75.240331.871
moody (not stable)75.253424.7444
capitalist (not communist)75.237035.78
soulless (not soulful)75.117024.9315
impulsive (not cautious)75.040427.2416
interrupting (not attentive)74.828225.549
flirtatious (not prudish)74.741227.836
🤑 (not 🤠)74.725429.8170
indoorsy (not outdoorsy)74.647230.19
old (not young)74.530417.5506
ambitious (not realistic)74.442131.853
adventurous (not stick-in-the-mud)74.352227.6433
💔 (not 💝)74.123127.1236
f***-the-police (not tattle-tale)74.161130.250
calm (not anxious)74.017126.6442
🎩 (not 🧢)74.047329.5151
serial dater (not chronically single)74.017729.413
fantasy-prone (not grounded)73.938924.110
biased (not impartial)73.842426.8412
head@clouds (not down2earth)73.829828.3436
antagonist (not protagonist)73.817924.730
mad-scientist (not lumberjack)73.746533.97
💃 (not 🧕)73.757028.6248
libertarian (not socialist)73.69429.5380
unemotional (not emotional)73.610928.327
abstract (not concrete)73.517529.4166
celebrity (not boy/girl-next-door)73.530529.023
off target (not accurate)73.413429.07
strong identity (not social chameleon)73.474433.97
exuberant (not subdued)73.439527.840
stingy (not generous)73.426622.963
plays hard (not works hard)73.220924.0482
street-smart (not sheltered)73.260625.5402
businesslike (not chivalrous)73.233726.168
forward (not repressed)73.242433.69
forward-thinking (not stuck-in-the-past)73.026727.956
variable (not consistent)72.911029.444
lion (not zebra)72.962623.17
anarchist (not statist)72.830028.6221
🚴 (not 🏋️‍♂️)72.864828.3152
night owl (not morning lark)72.852629.1284
coordinated (not clumsy)72.777226.6440
outgoing (not withdrawn)72.652730.711
savory (not sweet)72.447124.813
hedonist (not monastic)72.422128.2103
secretive (not open-book)72.462531.751
wired (not tired)72.341026.28
miserable (not joyful)72.246722.8167
fire (not water)72.159930.564
unfulfilled (not fulfilled)72.152626.79
masculine (not feminine)72.077524.5486
arcane (not mainstream)72.032328.3423
thick-skinned (not sensitive)72.031626.9440
impatient (not patient)72.059824.3182
spontaneous (not scheduled)71.943729.1431
foodie (not unenthusiastic about food)71.941420.58
indie (not pop)71.849427.525
overspender (not penny-pincher)71.729128.7243
🐷 (not 🐮)71.713530.6270
persistent (not quitter)71.7152028.8175
queen (not princess)71.660735.737
suspicious (not awkward)71.556929.4464
repulsive (not attractive)71.415427.4483
high IQ (not low IQ)71.4114726.4503
haunted (not blissful)71.469129.168
leader (not follower)71.184626.010
child free (not pronatalist)71.049029.9420
presidential (not folksy)71.045527.851
vague (not precise)70.910030.5320
thinker (not feeler)70.836830.813
chortling (not giggling)70.845629.138
charismatic (not uninspiring)70.794629.7483
highbrow (not lowbrow)70.644928.3424
distant (not touchy-feely)70.648834.427
brave (not careful)70.563926.9424
extraordinary (not mundane)70.575430.0446
🤣 (not 😊)70.423927.7151
masochistic (not pain-avoidant)70.421331.740
eloquent (not unpolished)70.368329.2439
dramatic (not comedic)70.375828.449
questioning (not believing)70.260831.511
bold (not serious)70.150330.1489
instinctual (not reasoned)70.053128.6436
👩‍🎤 (not 👩‍🔬)70.050829.1171
fantastical (not realistic)70.036529.259
thick (not thin)69.929721.2301
rhythmic (not stuttering)69.981728.954
perceptive (not unobservant)69.9116628.236
efficient (not overprepared)69.747929.847
old-fashioned (not progressive)69.740236.07
political (not nonpolitical)69.647929.1431
genocidal (not not genocidal)69.623723.619
contrarian (not yes-man)69.652328.925
🦇 (not 🐿)69.534932.5139
opinionated (not jealous)69.587533.635
militaristic (not hippie)69.473833.77
high-tech (not low-tech)69.445727.2407
backdoor (not official)69.147128.7465
bad boy (not white knight)68.843224.526
paranoid (not naive)68.752927.929
manicured (not scruffy)68.588427.1486
🥶 (not 🥵)68.424032.654
mighty (not puny)68.387529.4464
ugly (not beautiful)68.313127.2341
analytical (not intuitive)68.348531.111
logical (not emotional)68.239830.4432
stinky (not fresh)68.122430.4200
unfaithful (not devoted)68.112132.925
divine (not earthly)68.019719.47
radical (not centrist)67.943128.928
whimsical (not rational)67.840129.5475
world traveler (not homebody)67.861536.613
🥴 (not 🥳)67.742431.7151
irrelevant (not important)67.65631.9261
creative (not conventional)67.558730.5447
🧙 (not 👨‍🚀)67.344331.2196
analysis (not common sense)67.351727.831
oxymoron (not tautology)67.118232.922
intellectual (not physical)67.086428.4412
flat (not bubbly)67.057320.510
mad (not glad)66.863626.7162
prankster (not anti-prank)66.649725.77
long-winded (not concise)66.629531.530
stylish (not slovenly)66.582027.7455
self-destructive (not self-improving)66.556233.242
junkie (not straight edge)66.128731.67
avant-garde (not classical)66.133429.6275
overachiever (not underachiever)66.0120133.453
🧠 (not 💪)65.9101029.5178
resourceful (not helpless)65.9134032.3357
gloomy (not sunny)65.768527.649
trolling (not triggered)65.720732.044
scrub (not legit)65.616131.1234
fast (not slow)65.499729.3448
dramatic (not no-nonsense)65.363732.9199
outlaw (not sheriff)65.070331.2465
resistant (not resigned)65.0103629.5398
natural-talent (not hard-work)64.725629.366
red (not blue)64.753232.57
western (not eastern)64.673934.0214
refined (not rugged)64.575728.9452
Russian (not French)64.426829.554
snoops (not minds-own-business)64.4111022.38
mechanical (not natural)64.447230.48
frenzied (not sleepy)64.3124427.345
unfriendly (not friendly)64.340330.812
👨‍⚕️ (not 👨‍🔧)64.065630.9146
pensive (not serene)63.9105431.944
off-key (not musical)63.657029.554
stoic (not hypochondriac)63.671033.129
relaxed (not tense)63.520230.8482
outsider (not insider)63.559032.9335
picky (not always down)63.566234.131
🐀 (not 🐘)63.446336.5250
circular (not linear)63.435229.839
Pepsi (not Coke)63.318736.466
chosen one (not everyman)63.367032.921
monotone (not expressive)63.334836.626
Italian (not Swedish)63.257433.837
barbaric (not civilized)63.037228.2441
side character (not main character)62.873033.829
imaginative (not practical)62.745131.5361
grumpy (not cheery)62.785326.67
nonpartisan (not activist)62.732035.66
loud (not quiet)62.678730.0465
gregarious (not private)62.543833.4385
tardy (not on-time)62.542630.671
cursed (not blessed)62.496530.510
explorer (not builder)62.269831.9456
chatty (not reserved)62.174330.2409
go-getter (not slugabed)62.1150731.3142
flawed (not perfect)62.0112425.88
shallow (not deep)61.537235.7191
🧗 (not 🛌)61.5101932.8212
fussy (not sloppy)61.4124323.67
hipster (not basic)61.341830.5443
patriotic (not unpatriotic)61.3105631.9151
poetic (not factual)61.350233.544
bored (not interested)61.317229.453
lifeless (not spirited)61.319233.17
self-disciplined (not disorganized)61.0124732.7422
technophile (not luddite)61.053828.8375
remote (not involved)60.816431.3392
pack rat (not minimalist)60.849934.2134
👟 (not 🥾)60.770433.8161
racist (not egalitarian)60.620430.2169
cultured (not rustic)60.694729.227
pessimistic (not optimistic)60.569930.2396
modern (not historical)60.484329.2291
eager (not reluctant)60.4104630.97
literary (not mathematical)60.392032.0427
gossiping (not confidential)60.247632.8468
twitchy (not still)60.294132.561
all-seeing (not blind)60.282832.78
consumer (not creator)60.054132.16
generic (not insightful)59.928935.98
resentful (not euphoric)59.999328.77
high standards (not desperate)59.896833.875
goth (not flower child)59.650732.718
social (not reclusive)59.584330.5242
jock (not nerd)59.465328.7451
smooth (not rough)59.471432.0427
introspective (not not introspective)59.3110436.8202
spelunker (not claustrophobic)59.390937.030
plastic (not wooden)59.226537.254
ignorant (not knowledgeable)59.134633.854
social climber (not nonconformist)59.157737.310
Roman (not Greek)59.056132.634
innovative (not routine)58.985733.910
focused on the future (not focused on the present)58.855032.2405
bad-cook (not good-cook)58.871029.748
ironic (not profound)58.869133.959
punk rock (not preppy)58.767533.344
utilitarian (not decorative)58.6105932.8263
😬 (not 😏)58.653438.2159
gendered (not androgynous)58.5169732.5191
likes change (not resists change)58.534334.113
crafty (not scholarly)58.4100732.2487
📉 (not 📈)58.430135.9175
tailor (not blacksmith)58.4105631.338
direct (not roundabout)58.2126337.4421
epic (not deep)58.266231.542
charming (not awkward)58.1110332.3483
conservative (not liberal)58.150036.0140
experience-oriented (not goal-oriented)58.058736.67
bookish (not sporty)57.9112029.0386
gross (not hygienic)57.933032.710
proactive (not reactive)57.848332.624
strict (not lenient)57.792128.7442
skeptical (not spiritual)57.6131433.2394
idealist (not realist)57.674732.8336
writer (not reader)57.671128.710
rigid (not flexible)57.590630.5412
serious (not playful)57.3108529.9424
uptight (not easy)57.3114328.96
absentminded (not focused)57.341727.49
nihilist (not existentialist)57.238333.6252
🐐 (not 🦒)57.2112535.4227
resolute (not wavering)57.1132535.0142
summer (not winter)57.185433.439
interesting (not tiresome)57.0138634.8489
😭 (not 😀)57.077531.5175
glamorous (not spartan)56.968331.39
physicist (not photographer)56.974535.27
🤖 (not 👻)56.870936.9159
sorrowful (not cheery)56.7107326.4395
parental (not childlike)56.699228.57
🏌 (not 🤺)56.530437.6176
wolf (not bear)56.5104736.78
studious (not goof-off)56.3129333.8151
varied (not repetitive)56.249533.4209
underthinker (not overthinker)56.235330.59
diligent (not lazy)56.1174230.7437
metrosexual (not macho)56.1110434.047
random (not pointed)56.140037.964
kangaroo (not dolphin)56.175240.17
🤔 (not 🤫)56.0104437.0143
sad (not happy)55.9115325.3407
juvenile (not mature)55.978832.0315
poorly-written (not believable)55.95228.545
queer (not straight)55.836829.3201
subjective (not objective)55.875734.8278
specialist (not generalist)55.8111332.8293
cool (not dorky)55.8102234.2139
geriatric (not vibrant)55.842531.645
loose (not tight)55.755033.646
enlightened (not lost)55.574333.253
badass (not weakass)55.4145032.658
boundary breaking (not stereotypical)55.4107437.97
humorless (not funny)55.365329.0483
German (not English)55.315334.438
hoarder (not unprepared)55.2113329.6379
genius (not dunce)55.0138130.4530
motivated (not unmotivated)55.0184034.625
neat (not messy)54.9117831.7324
slow-talking (not fast-talking)54.957033.851
corporate (not freelance)54.972338.948
non-gamer (not gamer)54.9117137.451
mellow (not energetic)54.979219.97
🤡 (not 👽)54.870338.5163
melee (not ranged)54.856332.038
hopeful (not fearful)54.8117324.29
alert (not oblivious)54.7128432.6155
slacker (not workaholic)54.340431.5308
tactful (not indiscreet)54.3125634.4159
active (not slothful)54.2171629.1373
open-minded (not close-minded)54.2119133.3452
pro (not noob)54.2148237.0169
prying (not unmeddlesome)54.1149337.78
purple (not orange)54.087635.3351
cheesy (not chic)54.098933.425
sturdy (not flimsy)53.9137531.642
popular (not rejected)53.896231.76
air (not earth)53.650634.156
apathetic (not curious)53.537733.7442
🐴 (not 🦄)53.5110539.9173
sassy (not chill)53.5143522.38
moist (not dry)53.391036.337
neurotypical (not autistic)53.2158932.3428
compersive (not jealous)53.194332.2339
🧐 (not 😎)53.187636.0149
angry (not good-humored)53.085225.5381
thinker (not doer)52.957834.563
🏀 (not 🎨)52.776334.252
original (not cliché)52.7110037.07
artistic (not scientific)52.497530.6398
depressed (not bright)52.394929.3368
😜 (not 🤐)52.394135.6161
guarded (not open)52.2154934.3449
🐩 (not 🐒)52.2108037.7176
intimate (not formal)52.1102531.6208
sage (not whippersnapper)52.192435.049
dog person (not cat person)52.1100333.327
wise (not foolish)52.0117131.2426
aloof (not obsessed)52.043934.8433
monochrome (not multicolored)51.8101835.9287
evolutionist (not creationist)51.8123832.811
buffoon (not charmer)51.754523.17
stoic (not expressive)51.680733.1438
can't-fix-anything (not handy)51.665816.97
OCD (not ADHD)51.4129831.751
chill (not offended)51.381332.640
flourishing (not traumatized)51.260631.659
healthy (not sickly)51.1154328.4455
valedictorian (not drop out)51.1134535.0167
washed (not muddy)51.0133133.623
disreputable (not prestigious)50.174933.2431
theoretical (not empirical)50.874535.4415
astonishing (not methodical)50.280835.1413
incompetent (not competent)50.839132.8405
romantic (not dispassionate)50.8150731.844
fighter (not lover)50.7104128.652
deliberate (not spontaneous)50.6131936.3391
'left-brained' (not 'right-brained')50.6108132.4296
vintage (not trendy)50.6153032.643
short (not tall)50.585626.1482

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

Most similar Least similar
  1. Benjamin Horne (0.797)
  2. George Bluth, Sr. (0.782)
  3. Dennis Reynolds (0.771)
  4. Sean Parker (0.767)
  5. Ursula (0.767)
  6. Thomas Leroy (0.76)
  7. Gavin Belson (0.758)
  8. Frank Costello (0.758)
  9. Sal Maroni (0.758)
  10. Baron Vladimir Harkonnen (0.758)
  1. Walter 'Radar' O'Reilly (-0.718)
  2. William Mason (-0.713)
  3. Samwise Gamgee (-0.71)
  4. Peeta Mellark (-0.694)
  5. Rita Bennett (-0.681)
  6. Beth March (-0.677)
  7. Jane Bennet (-0.668)
  8. Matt Saracen (-0.666)
  9. George O'Malley (-0.653)
  10. Jerry Gergich (-0.652)

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

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


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