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Mr. Potato Head Descriptive Personality Statistics

Mr. Potato Head is a character from Toy Story.

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
short (not tall)90.63213.2832
plastic (not wooden)88.7419.8172
skeptical (not spiritual)87.45713.8810
opinionated (not neutral)87.123918.2212
impatient (not patient)86.014014.6856
stubborn (not accommodating)86.021618.4225
sarcastic (not genuine)85.96218.3866
masculine (not feminine)85.726716.8857
thick (not thin)85.64615.7817
pessimistic (not optimistic)85.53217.0806
judgemental (not accepting)85.214915.4799
frank (not sugarcoated)83.420220.581
old (not young)83.113512.2805
tense (not relaxed)82.729318.3791
gendered (not androgynous)82.437524.7781
straight (not queer)81.833925.9799
realist (not idealist)81.65821.8735
loud (not quiet)81.326418.7839
moody (not stable)81.126119.0840
bold (not shy)81.166517.7809
bossy (not meek)80.942519.7816
vintage (not trendy)80.526319.5170
direct (not roundabout)80.326722.6753
offended (not chill)80.216420.5175
Italian (not Swedish)80.18922.9166
factual (not poetic)79.912819.8151
🎩 (not 🧢)79.824524.7472
demanding (not unchallenging)79.847822.5224
realistic (not ambitious)79.43325.6163
penny-pincher (not overspender)79.35323.5828
cocky (not timid)79.047021.0101
stick-in-the-mud (not adventurous)78.910120.3762
mad (not glad)78.720220.2510
practical (not imaginative)78.124624.3769
feisty (not gracious)77.936320.9813
stingy (not generous)77.617320.4229
low-tech (not high-tech)77.615220.5751
🛌 (not 🧗)77.68323.2822
reactive (not proactive)77.45423.666
entitled (not grateful)77.229020.7197
straightforward (not cryptic)77.018626.6828
insulting (not complimentary)77.022121.4716
orange (not purple)76.67924.1738
close-minded (not open-minded)76.513621.1803
arrogant (not humble)76.237420.2802
interrupting (not attentive)76.221723.5165
strict (not lenient)76.129220.9790
quarrelsome (not warm)76.033121.4812
🐐 (not 🦒)76.08024.6688
anxious (not calm)75.529421.7800
earth (not air)75.320828.7165
rigid (not flexible)75.323022.1785
suspicious (not trusting)75.134024.3816
picky (not always down)75.021825.496
jaded (not innocent)74.945121.376
pretentious (not unassuming)74.830724.2542
political (not nonpolitical)74.626024.7696
biased (not impartial)74.631823.4710
miserable (not joyful)74.629219.9516
gloomy (not sunny)74.631520.3157
serious (not playful)74.546123.3809
tight (not loose)74.538927.0180
bitter (not sweet)74.428521.6823
pensive (not serene)74.128623.0153
paranoid (not naive)73.924126.885
traditional (not unorthodox)73.620225.4651
bored (not interested)73.43422.9177
conventional (not creative)73.118926.9814
hard (not soft)73.040123.0679
🐴 (not 🦄)72.730629.2504
gossiping (not confidential)72.522525.4800
🤔 (not 🤫)72.413227.7487
ironic (not profound)72.414124.0185
conspiracist (not sheeple)72.240925.4709
unambiguous (not mysterious)72.026224.8764
guarded (not open)71.868425.4728
chortling (not giggling)71.833525.2149
narcissistic (not low self esteem)71.742324.5189
uncreative (not open to new experinces)71.610626.5816
🙅‍♂️ (not 🙋‍♂️)71.617229.0544
neurotypical (not autistic)71.559124.6743
hard (not soft)71.543324.4808
fire (not water)71.550527.0164
clumsy (not coordinated)71.421124.5740
luddite (not technophile)71.315124.7587
off-key (not musical)71.221824.6150
conservative (not liberal)71.118727.9564
dry (not moist)71.019427.6165
cynical (not gullible)70.651826.190
family-first (not work-first)70.541026.9826
receiving (not giving)70.529124.662
👨‍🔧 (not 👨‍⚕️)70.336626.8539
non-gamer (not gamer)70.348533.1148
chatty (not reserved)70.045427.8821
exaggerating (not factual)69.842229.2155
realistic (not fantastical)69.644932.5183
worldly (not innocent)69.670424.9776
suspicious (not awkward)69.656525.6754
sorrowful (not cheery)69.548021.8735
assertive (not passive)69.576126.8768
fast-talking (not slow-talking)69.251123.0129
scheduled (not spontaneous)69.158028.3813
rude (not respectful)69.030622.7797
bookish (not sporty)68.967424.0759
real (not philosophical)68.946429.5825
selfish (not altruistic)68.939024.6852
blue-collar (not ivory-tower)68.837126.9683
classical (not avant-garde)68.835727.6580
competitive (not cooperative)68.765526.4774
apathetic (not curious)68.77424.8755
🥴 (not 🥳)68.630126.3480
basic (not hipster)68.445727.9767
rational (not whimsical)68.450829.4812
deliberate (not spontaneous)68.265927.5732
down2earth (not head@clouds)68.144030.3801
jealous (not compersive)68.136625.7732
builder (not explorer)68.129025.1687
🤣 (not 😊)68.025327.1520
geriatric (not vibrant)67.812225.8152
fearmongering (not reassuring)67.732926.889
vengeful (not forgiving)67.648724.7751
expressive (not stoic)67.555029.2708
insider (not outsider)67.419826.0768
depressed (not bright)67.029823.1750
devoted (not unfaithful)67.0109830.280
first-mate (not captain)66.949528.9729
oxymoron (not tautology)66.916625.250
unlucky (not fortunate)66.937924.9736
macho (not metrosexual)66.927228.6143
methodical (not astonishing)66.751526.0716
angry (not good-humored)66.634425.8805
OCD (not ADHD)66.663229.4154
businesslike (not chivalrous)66.543730.9189
mature (not juvenile)66.359228.4698
🤡 (not 👽)66.223628.9477
loyal (not traitorous)66.1106327.4793
serious (not bold)66.132329.7783
hypocritical (not equitable)66.135725.9681
🙃 (not 🥰)66.136130.0850
vain (not demure)66.049525.4709
authoritarian (not democratic)65.939828.9670
human (not animalistic)65.988329.0769
careful (not brave)65.821526.6752
intense (not lighthearted)65.878929.4155
corporate (not freelance)65.835730.5142
sexual (not asexual)65.877130.3182
historical (not modern)65.740125.9680
🎃 (not 💀)65.734931.2161
patriotic (not unpatriotic)65.668729.5474
frugal (not lavish)65.547328.8651
resistant (not resigned)65.581328.8824
💝 (not 💔)65.542830.0772
unmotivated (not motivated)65.45331.576
ferocious (not pacifist)65.368926.9761
playful (not shy)65.383023.2768
literal (not metaphorical)65.351530.4829
cold (not warm)65.345224.8824
shallow (not deep)65.125025.9589
atheist (not theist)65.057629.3542
sexist (not feminist)65.031226.0640
romantic (not dispassionate)64.980030.7191
scientific (not artistic)64.856527.6741
everyman (not chosen one)64.632230.798
pointed (not random)64.693130.5147
slothful (not active)64.59923.9782
formal (not intimate)64.446726.9764
repetitive (not varied)64.345626.5792
gatherer (not hunter)64.345527.0132
mundane (not extraordinary)63.919028.4763
high standards (not desperate)63.967731.1216
dog person (not cat person)63.647930.974
heroic (not villainous)63.597523.0821
fixable (not unfixable)63.559531.9154
not genocidal (not genocidal)63.592931.276
hoarder (not unprepared)63.460927.1697
triggered (not trolling)63.467930.2155
treasure (not trash)63.3111628.9587
English (not German)63.3118534.1164
cautious (not impulsive)63.253931.0795
slow (not fast)63.217724.1735
prideful (not envious)63.296931.6219
haunted (not blissful)63.084124.9180
stuck-in-the-past (not forward-thinking)63.036928.9157
domestic (not industrial)62.935729.6570
slugabed (not go-getter)62.97528.4421
😈 (not 😇)62.953024.8503
focused on the present (not focused on the future)62.839829.5761
individualist (not communal)62.766530.1613
exhibitionist (not bashful)62.770031.1164
opinionated (not jealous)62.798232.879
spicy (not mild)62.677929.5793
self-assured (not self-conscious)62.684831.0808
armoured (not vulnerable)62.674328.7755
self-destructive (not self-improving)62.656227.6149
goth (not flower child)62.634225.574
repulsive (not attractive)62.524525.4787
civilized (not barbaric)62.589027.3791
generalist (not specialist)62.414727.8517
🐿 (not 🦇)62.464729.4410
twitchy (not still)62.369929.5201
queen (not princess)62.377130.770
never cries (not often crying)62.367632.790
hypochondriac (not stoic)62.030030.064
funny (not humorless)61.970630.2805
tiresome (not interesting)61.917728.3770
ignorant (not knowledgeable)61.924927.6177
🥾 (not 👟)61.749133.7492
believable (not poorly-written)61.6133625.8189
cheesy (not chic)61.658828.082
concrete (not abstract)61.564631.5488
debased (not pure)61.454225.9660
resourceful (not helpless)61.4120427.3701
confident (not insecure)61.392529.8817
multicolored (not monochrome)61.150233.1650
salacious (not wholesome)61.149428.3484
hurried (not leisurely)60.762429.4756
utilitarian (not decorative)60.778929.1595
precise (not vague)60.689227.7739
cringeworthy (not inspiring)60.644625.5679
punchable (not loveable)60.640628.2150
extrovert (not introvert)60.472730.1855
privileged (not oppressed)60.292928.3147
rough (not smooth)60.153527.7750
psychopath (not empath)60.043626.5171
distant (not touchy-feely)60.068729.881
dominant (not submissive)59.895930.2809
hard-work (not natural-talent)59.883529.7176
permanent (not transient)59.664029.1646
consistent (not variable)59.575430.7165
circular (not linear)59.540933.0133
frenzied (not sleepy)59.5122929.3177
street-smart (not sheltered)59.487230.6767
🧐 (not 😎)59.455333.9553
🤖 (not 👻)59.449630.8421
🐷 (not 🐮)59.430430.5706
contrarian (not yes-man)59.478230.764
kinky (not vanilla)59.362031.5708
thick-skinned (not sensitive)59.366030.4777
perverted (not clean)59.242326.2173
sad (not happy)59.181723.4762
master (not apprentice)59.194128.6796
🏌 (not 🤺)59.020633.7528
reliable (not experimental)59.070929.4162
pack rat (not minimalist)58.945630.8503
logical (not emotional)58.854232.1740
studious (not goof-off)58.8101231.2555
claustrophobic (not spelunker)58.831130.1146
disarming (not creepy)58.7104625.6774
🧠 (not 💪)58.7103030.2584
average (not deviant)58.638228.3754
traumatized (not flourishing)58.689228.6131
🎨 (not 🏀)58.687830.0165
morning lark (not night owl)58.542030.5702
preppy (not punk rock)58.583429.6165
demonic (not angelic)58.453522.7748
sheriff (not outlaw)58.466530.2759
libertarian (not socialist)58.359530.6641
nerd (not jock)58.382928.6722
ugly (not beautiful)58.322929.9752
epic (not deep)58.355626.6127
healthy (not sickly)58.2108926.8779
western (not eastern)58.293534.1746
resolute (not wavering)58.2103230.4407
expressive (not monotone)58.285735.190
badass (not weakass)58.0113330.1153
reclusive (not social)57.956028.6825
dramatic (not no-nonsense)57.871333.9818
simple (not complicated)57.731330.4838
provincial (not cosmopolitan)57.652129.3626
codependent (not independent)57.643731.9814
not introspective (not introspective)57.630631.6693
bad-cook (not good-cook)57.663429.3148
underachiever (not overachiever)57.622430.6199
rhythmic (not stuttering)57.5110529.9152
tame (not wild)57.451228.6855
puny (not mighty)57.332626.9742
intellectual (not physical)57.096129.9769
sensible (not ludicrous)57.084530.4737
f***-the-police (not tattle-tale)57.091335.1171
competent (not incompetent)56.9125727.6766
dorky (not cool)56.961128.4502
tailor (not blacksmith)56.990430.1113
proper (not scandalous)56.868829.5764
🐒 (not 🐩)56.859231.5475
two-faced (not one-faced)56.647034.6211
official (not backdoor)56.558129.2623
whippersnapper (not sage)56.562429.7136
lewd (not tasteful)56.444027.0724
indiscreet (not tactful)56.437629.8459
protagonist (not antagonist)56.4114625.079
reasoned (not instinctual)56.354231.8738
unpolished (not eloquent)56.351428.7722
overprepared (not efficient)56.222128.5168
dunce (not genius)56.135023.0930
messy (not neat)56.151829.7847
muddy (not washed)56.147329.776
nihilist (not existentialist)56.033929.9473
radical (not centrist)55.972432.468
lazy (not diligent)55.817027.3723
😬 (not 😏)55.852232.6531
summer (not winter)55.873632.489
prudish (not flirtatious)55.759127.876
decisive (not hesitant)55.6110931.6776
sturdy (not flimsy)55.6107631.8153
normie (not freak)55.661531.2215
urban (not rural)55.5108630.7748
legit (not scrub)55.5123429.1679
🐀 (not 🐘)55.463531.5765
devout (not heathen)55.378727.5679
pro (not noob)55.2118929.8523
reasonable (not deranged)55.288229.3516
stinky (not fresh)55.241028.8798
poisonous (not nurturing)55.155924.6722
machiavellian (not transparent)55.171032.076
rich (not poor)55.092924.2713
important (not irrelevant)55.0135827.5894
prestigious (not disreputable)54.899427.2602
exuberant (not subdued)54.790930.6124
objective (not subjective)54.658931.9572
indie (not pop)54.6100330.575
rustic (not cultured)54.550828.871
awkward (not charming)54.452127.1833
works hard (not plays hard)54.4108128.3749
😭 (not 😀)54.470628.9583
💩 (not 🌟)54.435731.0533
lustful (not chaste)54.386528.0692
beta (not alpha)54.355331.5757
common sense (not analysis)54.350734.674
mischievous (not well behaved)54.291030.0785
involved (not remote)54.2123027.3772
alert (not oblivious)54.2105629.9508
Roman (not Greek)54.268232.0123
bourgeoisie (not proletariat)54.074130.3631
high IQ (not low IQ)54.0135525.4805
flamboyant (not modest)53.969830.9778
French (not Russian)53.896933.4129
empirical (not theoretical)53.786631.1691
city-slicker (not country-bumpkin)53.6113232.4588
thrifty (not extravagant)53.679432.4171
🤑 (not 🤠)53.458934.8526
perceptive (not unobservant)53.4135430.1158
literary (not mathematical)53.398530.1730
🥶 (not 🥵)53.360732.7149
slovenly (not stylish)53.252729.9751
presidential (not folksy)53.286929.4143
celebrity (not boy/girl-next-door)53.260234.083
lover (not fighter)53.177428.7184
extreme (not moderate)53.0103929.7771
Pepsi (not Coke)53.057436.2185
uninspiring (not charismatic)52.927730.0826
bad boy (not white knight)52.963229.482
comedic (not dramatic)52.846033.9183
love-focused (not money-focused)52.8109830.786
wise (not foolish)52.795125.7843
unambitious (not driven)52.613129.8775
crafty (not scholarly)52.697029.8781
self-disciplined (not disorganized)52.5117231.6733
scruffy (not manicured)52.558629.7700
sane (not crazy)52.576929.7501
mainstream (not arcane)52.462831.2725
'left-brained' (not 'right-brained')52.463431.1568
cunning (not honorable)52.365028.5873
child free (not pronatalist)52.2110232.0680
🚴 (not 🏋️‍♂️)52.2117631.3447
secretive (not open-book)52.2107230.5176
orderly (not chaotic)52.187631.2783
normal (not weird)52.160528.8844
💃 (not 🧕)52.1109531.3744
cannibal (not vegan)52.176434.9171
obsessed (not aloof)52.0121928.7638
edgy (not politically correct)52.093229.8775
👩‍🎤 (not 👩‍🔬)52.083630.7533
pain-avoidant (not masochistic)52.077831.9136
unemotional (not emotional)52.043631.9110
egalitarian (not racist)51.9138829.8477
indulgent (not sober)51.888031.2749
highbrow (not lowbrow)51.8110630.2654
👨‍🚀 (not 🧙)51.876629.8684
charming (not trusting)51.689626.6681
📈 (not 📉)51.6120031.9449
melee (not ranged)51.657532.1119
predictable (not quirky)51.676432.987
emancipated (not enslaved)51.5123729.0636
statist (not anarchist)51.487331.4692
concise (not long-winded)51.385828.865
private (not gregarious)51.2105830.6764
obedient (not rebellious)51.262029.9766
kind (not cruel)51.1122125.0770
soulful (not soulless)51.1127128.3604
persistent (not quitter)51.1161332.1527
on-time (not tardy)51.0112231.0185
slacker (not workaholic)50.140929.5650
rugged (not refined)50.872229.5782
rock (not rap)50.2148831.779
doer (not thinker)50.3117732.6219
monastic (not hedonist)50.669530.5333
regular (not zany)50.471130.3507
drop out (not valedictorian)50.457830.7499
😜 (not 🤐)50.681732.8495
enlightened (not lost)50.578526.1167

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 Mr. Potato Head based on their crowd-sourced profiles are listed below with the correlation in parenthesis.

Most similar Least similar
  1. Principal Vernon (0.667)
  2. Red Forman (0.665)
  3. Morty Seinfeld (0.664)
  4. Lieutenant Schrank (0.656)
  5. Bob Kelso (0.649)
  6. Chef Skinner (0.639)
  7. William Rawls (0.639)
  8. Walter Stratford (0.636)
  9. Saul Tigh (0.63)
  10. Junior Soprano (0.629)
  1. Luna Lovegood (-0.486)
  2. Brittany Pierce (-0.422)
  3. Chien-Po (-0.42)
  4. Ty Lee (-0.409)
  5. Georgiana Darcy (-0.401)
  6. Snow White (-0.394)
  7. Dory (-0.392)
  8. Aang (-0.392)
  9. Olaf (-0.384)
  10. Beth March (-0.377)

Personality types

Personality types according to various systems can be derived from the character's traits. Profiles for a personality type were computed by averaging together all responses from people who took the test and reported a given personality type and then this composite was matched to each of those profiles as if it was its own character (as was done above). Listed closest to worst match.



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