The Geographic Distribution of Big Five Personality Traits

@article{Schmitt2007TheGD,
  title={The Geographic Distribution of Big Five Personality Traits},
  author={David P Schmitt and J{\"u}ri Allik and Robert R. McCrae and Ver{\'o}nica Benet‐Mart{\'i}nez},
  journal={Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology},
  year={2007},
  volume={38},
  pages={173 - 212}
}
The Big Five Inventory (BFI) is a self-report measure designed to assess the high-order personality traits of Extraversion, Agreeableness, Conscientiousness, Neuroticism, and Openness. As part of the International Sexuality Description Project, the BFI was translated from English into 28 languages and administered to 17,837 individuals from 56 nations. The resulting cross-cultural data set was used to address three main questions: Does the factor structure of the English BFI fully replicate… 
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