Open-Source Psychometrics Project
( home · about )

Titanic

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

Characters

The dataset has 3 characters from this universe. They are ordered in the list below by their notability (see Note 1).

Notability Name
82.5Jack Dawson
79.1Rose DeWitt Bukater
34.8Cal Hockley

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

# Response Count
1 It's the worst 16
2 It's bad 90
3 It's okay 1916
4 It's good 5762
5 It's my favorite 1173

This gives it an average score of 3.89 / 5. Making it 238th 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
feminine (not masculine)0.1178841
blissful (not haunted)0.1033613
angelic (not demonic)0.0978610
fresh (not stinky)0.0898586
emotional (not logical)0.0788774
jock (not nerd)0.0768594
mainstream (not arcane)0.0758088
spiritual (not skeptical)0.0718694
stylish (not slovenly)0.0698570
social (not reclusive)0.0668640
artistic (not scientific)0.0653949
charming (not awkward)0.0568799
nurturing (not poisonous)0.058448
disarming (not creepy)0.0498283
orderly (not chaotic)0.0488778
reasonable (not deranged)0.0468611
adventurous (not stick-in-the-mud)0.0448593
lavish (not frugal)0.0438011
loyal (not traitorous)0.0418791
lenient (not strict)0.0348747
intimate (not formal)0.0348498
mature (not juvenile)0.0283711
obedient (not rebellious)0.0248620
altruistic (not selfish)0.0218591
gracious (not feisty)0.0218528
genuine (not sarcastic)0.0153788
genius (not dunce)0.0148687
wild (not tame)0.0143795
ivory-tower (not blue-collar)0.0147568
alpha (not beta)0.0148353
sober (not indulgent)0.0118364
sheriff (not outlaw)0.0118306
high-tech (not low-tech)0.013609
deep (not shallow)0.0088533
bossy (not meek)0.0048639
conventional (not creative)0.0018792

Notes

  1. Notability is computed as the average of 204: important (not irrelevant) and 401: main character (not side character).
  Updated: 10 May 2022
  Feedback: info@openpsychometrics.org
  Copyright: CC BY-NC-SA 4.0
  Privacy policy