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Gary Walsh Descriptive Personality Statistics

Gary Walsh is a character from Veep.

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
submissive (not dominant)97.815.433
obedient (not rebellious)97.7111.832
white knight (not bad boy)97.513.48
codependent (not independent)97.315.028
giving (not receiving)96.715.715
beta (not alpha)96.616.632
on-time (not tardy)95.1186.318
nerd (not jock)95.0267.625
one-faced (not two-faced)95.027.115
workaholic (not slacker)94.43011.441
timid (not cocky)94.319.214
first-mate (not captain)93.7215.324
lover (not fighter)92.948.716
meek (not bossy)92.8310.329
domestic (not industrial)92.8113.018
soft (not hard)92.569.822
bookish (not sporty)92.4529.828
passive (not assertive)92.4313.027
awkward (not suspicious)92.339.028
🐿 (not 🦇)91.8411.033
yes-man (not contrarian)91.8211.512
puny (not mighty)91.319.725
low self esteem (not narcissistic)91.2310.932
gatherer (not hunter)91.2112.629
dorky (not cool)91.01011.129
devoted (not unfaithful)90.612416.914
tense (not relaxed)90.56012.336
reliable (not experimental)90.51315.130
preppy (not punk rock)90.5289.723
insecure (not confident)90.2710.825
anxious (not calm)89.93012.125
asexual (not sexual)89.8620.113
centrist (not radical)89.8210.213
often crying (not never cries)89.71611.913
tailor (not blacksmith)89.5718.133
diligent (not lazy)89.329419.134
metrosexual (not macho)89.3712.531
emotional (not logical)89.23112.832
traumatized (not flourishing)88.82811.135
devout (not heathen)88.71012.725
emotional (not unemotional)88.610213.412
nurturing (not poisonous)88.06319.231
boy/girl-next-door (not celebrity)88.04412.119
hypochondriac (not stoic)87.799.919
innocent (not worldly)87.6714.440
water (not fire)87.61116.616
soft (not hard)87.52820.024
sheriff (not outlaw)87.25812.728
OCD (not ADHD)86.9396.18
weakass (not badass)86.81815.514
weird (not normal)86.59514.037
cheesy (not chic)86.4328.110
respectful (not rude)86.39416.023
biased (not impartial)86.35720.231
statist (not anarchist)86.21115.626
everyman (not chosen one)86.2824.010
tattle-tale (not f***-the-police)86.03317.631
neat (not messy)85.613719.725
works hard (not plays hard)85.412218.925
awkward (not charming)85.33217.123
self-conscious (not self-assured)85.21419.229
loyal (not traitorous)84.943429.420
lost (not enlightened)84.91814.727
hard-work (not natural-talent)84.93011.622
scheduled (not spontaneous)84.814922.634
gullible (not cynical)84.73516.09
apprentice (not master)84.62622.336
flower child (not goth)84.614717.99
patient (not impatient)84.53815.823
🚴 (not 🏋️‍♂️)84.46216.039
careful (not brave)84.31520.130
kind (not cruel)84.231218.220
mild (not spicy)84.02425.024
enslaved (not emancipated)83.9824.721
accommodating (not stubborn)83.71527.122
wholesome (not salacious)83.511215.422
involved (not remote)83.47623.933
🎨 (not 🏀)83.421913.830
feminist (not sexist)83.428915.937
hesitant (not decisive)83.21912.026
pacifist (not ferocious)83.03315.030
🦄 (not 🐴)83.09024.941
sheeple (not conspiracist)82.9415.427
prudish (not flirtatious)82.72517.59
stick-in-the-mud (not adventurous)82.55616.124
obsessed (not aloof)82.410926.732
claustrophobic (not spelunker)82.41518.428
literal (not metaphorical)82.33621.831
unambiguous (not mysterious)82.23522.922
😇 (not 😈)82.212522.752
grateful (not entitled)82.28318.224
hurried (not leisurely)82.13621.535
hoarder (not unprepared)81.83223.729
folksy (not presidential)81.66811.527
roundabout (not direct)81.21121.130
😬 (not 😏)81.04124.141
flimsy (not sturdy)81.02424.323
altruistic (not selfish)80.717523.731
trusting (not charming)80.71221.928
patriotic (not unpatriotic)80.617223.630
civilized (not barbaric)80.533018.935
repetitive (not varied)80.53722.134
sensitive (not thick-skinned)80.48723.018
self-destructive (not self-improving)80.415722.335
warm (not cold)80.320216.831
work-first (not family-first)80.322230.029
tame (not wild)80.15920.229
triggered (not trolling)79.94318.224
bashful (not exhibitionist)79.91219.914
quiet (not loud)79.913221.629
complimentary (not insulting)79.914924.325
twitchy (not still)79.918321.820
🤠 (not 🤑)79.814317.939
tight (not loose)79.821524.026
treasure (not trash)79.651721.530
stuttering (not rhythmic)79.53125.925
touchy-feely (not distant)79.310029.115
sugarcoated (not frank)79.1826.614
not genocidal (not genocidal)78.936828.67
idealist (not realist)78.812220.937
demure (not vain)78.73719.727
neutral (not opinionated)78.6630.216
fantastical (not realistic)78.415228.214
shy (not bold)78.32722.223
well behaved (not mischievous)78.112722.627
communal (not individualist)78.02126.834
English (not German)78.036521.725
basic (not hipster)77.918120.528
genuine (not sarcastic)77.917725.338
forgiving (not vengeful)77.919026.728
empath (not psychopath)77.933124.223
frenzied (not sleepy)77.731621.229
unchallenging (not demanding)77.73227.318
uninspiring (not charismatic)77.62724.232
clumsy (not coordinated)77.513028.123
good-cook (not bad-cook)77.58416.915
honorable (not cunning)77.422824.630
foolish (not wise)77.414122.129
unlucky (not fortunate)77.311220.035
autistic (not neurotypical)77.31421.535
cringeworthy (not inspiring)77.114725.041
trusting (not suspicious)77.012326.730
politically correct (not edgy)77.09524.728
zany (not regular)77.024625.233
generous (not stingy)77.028328.024
transparent (not machiavellian)77.07319.99
humble (not arrogant)76.917412.825
angelic (not demonic)76.826515.523
pack rat (not minimalist)76.86729.520
soulful (not soulless)76.757923.127
jealous (not compersive)76.618827.419
dramatic (not no-nonsense)76.325924.524
chaste (not lustful)76.36921.326
heroic (not villainous)76.062120.228
proper (not scandalous)76.022921.525
juvenile (not mature)75.920923.627
consistent (not variable)75.920730.529
chivalrous (not businesslike)75.913317.218
innocent (not jaded)75.810423.112
vulnerable (not armoured)75.711025.528
clean (not perverted)75.647023.814
cooperative (not competitive)75.614629.221
introvert (not extrovert)75.615927.623
morning lark (not night owl)75.510925.420
sheltered (not street-smart)75.513728.822
glad (not mad)75.215323.119
manicured (not scruffy)74.560625.419
egalitarian (not racist)74.585721.032
desperate (not high standards)74.512831.619
princess (not queen)74.410535.07
open-book (not secretive)74.312027.239
feminine (not masculine)74.235816.528
focused on the present (not focused on the future)74.29725.126
lowbrow (not highbrow)74.26722.720
believable (not poorly-written)74.264713.831
pure (not debased)74.127523.632
interested (not bored)74.140525.511
vanilla (not kinky)74.020030.529
warm (not quarrelsome)74.020821.825
sweet (not bitter)73.929022.923
😭 (not 😀)73.813327.844
monastic (not hedonist)73.75227.513
giggling (not chortling)73.77829.832
off-key (not musical)73.616120.930
cautious (not impulsive)73.125726.634
📉 (not 📈)73.03526.446
deliberate (not spontaneous)72.949529.725
democratic (not authoritarian)72.823130.233
uncreative (not open to new experinces)72.89520.525
gracious (not feisty)72.77024.040
🛌 (not 🧗)72.513829.037
dunce (not genius)72.411120.831
builder (not explorer)72.317520.316
romantic (not dispassionate)72.253726.735
protagonist (not antagonist)72.265123.118
whimsical (not rational)71.826622.227
self-disciplined (not disorganized)71.776330.021
🧐 (not 😎)71.623928.343
queer (not straight)71.59925.131
classical (not avant-garde)71.528026.422
corporate (not freelance)71.125927.834
🐀 (not 🐘)70.917032.143
vegan (not cannibal)70.932026.433
real (not philosophical)70.837023.932
country-bumpkin (not city-slicker)70.619430.033
average (not deviant)70.511820.723
🤐 (not 😜)70.532031.647
French (not Russian)70.528420.815
non-gamer (not gamer)70.547730.819
refined (not rugged)70.445825.930
haunted (not blissful)70.460025.216
🧠 (not 💪)70.270222.948
mundane (not extraordinary)70.111129.926
theist (not atheist)70.115521.522
naive (not paranoid)70.113630.516
sickly (not healthy)69.813318.831
human (not animalistic)69.675628.130
go-getter (not slugabed)69.694431.116
serious (not bold)69.424226.533
offended (not chill)69.442929.626
motivated (not unmotivated)69.4116332.18
simple (not complicated)69.310029.525
good-humored (not angry)69.147524.731
active (not slothful)69.096029.829
chatty (not reserved)68.948924.026
love-focused (not money-focused)68.873125.55
🧙 (not 👨‍🚀)68.729628.538
optimistic (not pessimistic)68.536229.435
resigned (not resistant)68.32927.629
head@clouds (not down2earth)68.234727.632
luddite (not technophile)68.123726.618
repulsive (not attractive)67.818219.628
rigid (not flexible)67.744730.732
circular (not linear)66.519226.022
stuck-in-the-past (not forward-thinking)66.328121.611
crafty (not scholarly)66.259425.837
attentive (not interrupting)66.244636.013
🎃 (not 💀)66.234032.736
freak (not normie)66.249631.821
long-winded (not concise)66.225525.915
permanent (not transient)65.941933.325
expressive (not stoic)65.760926.626
poor (not rich)65.734723.131
crazy (not sane)65.648922.033
jealous (not opinionated)65.610324.215
exaggerating (not factual)65.650230.617
washed (not muddy)65.565624.813
🎩 (not 🧢)65.357530.134
vintage (not trendy)65.280523.815
slow (not fast)64.915330.428
tiresome (not interesting)64.912829.119
proletariat (not bourgeoisie)64.843530.523
cat person (not dog person)64.741735.612
funny (not humorless)64.562930.136
depressed (not bright)64.537525.128
🥴 (not 🥳)64.545335.947
geriatric (not vibrant)64.517825.533
orderly (not chaotic)64.459833.237
frugal (not lavish)64.451429.042
moody (not stable)64.377225.422
decorative (not utilitarian)64.226029.923
practical (not imaginative)64.170930.640
nonpolitical (not political)64.029932.427
persistent (not quitter)64.0144836.428
fresh (not stinky)63.987628.627
perceptive (not unobservant)63.9113435.038
air (not earth)63.916331.511
studious (not goof-off)63.789629.432
equitable (not hypocritical)63.653027.333
instinctual (not reasoned)63.558826.921
valedictorian (not drop out)63.584821.015
👟 (not 🥾)63.547734.143
Greek (not Roman)63.512828.820
androgynous (not gendered)63.44531.326
🤡 (not 👽)63.428434.853
😊 (not 🤣)63.368632.245
ranged (not melee)63.334432.217
'right-brained' (not 'left-brained')63.24927.014
methodical (not astonishing)62.966032.126
shy (not playful)62.820125.933
provincial (not cosmopolitan)62.636332.528
historical (not modern)62.645930.028
loveable (not punchable)62.675731.830
doer (not thinker)62.574731.922
tasteful (not lewd)62.477925.931
monotone (not expressive)62.329824.89
penny-pincher (not overspender)62.158023.418
literary (not mathematical)62.067424.624
🐩 (not 🐒)62.057036.245
disreputable (not prestigious)61.932025.921
specialist (not generalist)61.864333.124
🙋‍♂️ (not 🙅‍♂️)61.858836.843
subjective (not objective)61.633332.833
always down (not picky)61.525035.112
monochrome (not multicolored)61.452831.927
extravagant (not thrifty)61.453534.214
ludicrous (not sensible)61.343529.824
oppressed (not privileged)61.334231.327
ironic (not profound)61.346526.015
backdoor (not official)61.262332.317
miserable (not joyful)61.173929.324
reclusive (not social)61.048629.027
overprepared (not efficient)61.014234.129
cultured (not rustic)61.076833.48
arcane (not mainstream)60.961027.231
pensive (not serene)60.9104728.317
precise (not vague)60.888630.521
intimate (not formal)60.655133.228
deranged (not reasonable)60.547127.926
sunny (not gloomy)60.551728.840
existentialist (not nihilist)60.372431.826
👨‍🔧 (not 👨‍⚕️)60.259829.937
gossiping (not confidential)60.039031.329
moist (not dry)59.947735.430
concrete (not abstract)59.872231.921
lenient (not strict)59.753535.932
low IQ (not high IQ)59.718223.933
tall (not short)59.676329.022
subdued (not exuberant)59.439233.631
quirky (not predictable)59.457432.621
curious (not apathetic)59.2100930.125
🐮 (not 🐷)59.264632.440
🥶 (not 🥵)59.243730.928
child free (not pronatalist)59.186531.219
unambitious (not driven)59.08631.019
unfixable (not fixable)58.242127.634
empirical (not theoretical)58.161129.221
sober (not indulgent)58.055234.728
artistic (not scientific)57.965331.232
oblivious (not alert)57.938832.824
masochistic (not pain-avoidant)57.956838.232
low-tech (not high-tech)57.867729.933
whippersnapper (not sage)57.858024.125
outsider (not insider)57.767831.215
noob (not pro)57.628831.423
conventional (not creative)57.557329.031
creepy (not disarming)57.332729.015
smooth (not rough)57.065931.930
comedic (not dramatic)57.037538.312
Pepsi (not Coke)57.034534.815
thin (not thick)56.984532.720
liberal (not conservative)56.989828.337
epic (not deep)56.962426.411
modest (not flamboyant)56.778235.433
sad (not happy)56.688726.221
wavering (not resolute)56.426238.326
realistic (not ambitious)56.443831.616
pointed (not random)56.3116034.410
shallow (not deep)56.041926.830
playful (not serious)55.956131.625
old (not young)55.955919.821
traditional (not unorthodox)55.562733.422
cheery (not sorrowful)55.455630.327
🌟 (not 💩)55.1121132.842
pop (not indie)55.142732.511
intellectual (not physical)54.9100629.233
envious (not prideful)54.918933.512
ivory-tower (not blue-collar)54.769329.430
🤺 (not 🏌)54.7119429.939
unassuming (not pretentious)54.556033.925
eastern (not western)54.422129.821
irrelevant (not important)54.219430.238
💃 (not 🧕)54.2103732.447
🙃 (not 🥰)54.070037.645
🐐 (not 🦒)54.0106236.741
spiritual (not skeptical)53.837032.029
plastic (not wooden)53.731634.312
libertarian (not socialist)53.688728.421
eloquent (not unpolished)53.699129.023
straightforward (not cryptic)53.5118030.130
purple (not orange)53.573332.829
extreme (not moderate)53.5102634.924
reactive (not proactive)53.481038.821
factual (not poetic)53.390932.535
underachiever (not overachiever)53.129835.918
open-minded (not close-minded)52.9100325.536
helpless (not resourceful)52.823431.126
not introspective (not introspective)52.744036.122
ugly (not beautiful)52.630627.237
accepting (not judgemental)52.573936.525
🤖 (not 👻)52.372738.945
🤫 (not 🤔)52.253032.737
tautology (not oxymoron)52.244833.112
gregarious (not private)52.158523.232
💔 (not 💝)52.175436.333
rock (not rap)51.9146627.87
common sense (not analysis)51.762228.111
rural (not urban)51.644235.021
reassuring (not fearmongering)51.697437.19
open (not guarded)51.439135.928
stylish (not slovenly)51.4109427.821
👩‍🔬 (not 👩‍🎤)51.479632.441
legit (not scrub)51.2131633.230
incompetent (not competent)51.131930.524
indiscreet (not tactful)51.152436.028
ignorant (not knowledgeable)51.143035.636
winter (not summer)50.981135.49
Swedish (not Italian)50.876733.323
fast-talking (not slow-talking)50.3112533.727
lighthearted (not intense)50.752335.630

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

Most similar Least similar
  1. George Michael Bluth (0.808)
  2. Milhouse Van Houten (0.794)
  3. Kif Kroker (0.789)
  4. Leopold 'Butters' Stotch (0.771)
  5. Charles Boyle (0.75)
  6. Glenn Sturgis (0.742)
  7. Kenneth Parcell (0.741)
  8. Louis Tully (0.733)
  9. George O'Malley (0.733)
  10. Waylon Smithers (0.731)
  1. Maeby Funke (-0.598)
  2. Tyler Durden (-0.596)
  3. Steven Hyde (-0.586)
  4. Bronn (-0.584)
  5. Rick Sanchez (-0.565)
  6. Robert California (-0.559)
  7. James 'Sawyer' Ford (-0.558)
  8. Rhett Butler (-0.557)
  9. Charlie Harper (-0.55)
  10. Frank Costello (-0.548)

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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