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Meta-analytic correlations among Big Five personality traits and psychological disorders


Big Five intercorrelations from Davies et al. (2015). Big Five–psychological disorder correlations from Kotov et al. (2010). Note that there were several duplicate or missing values in the reported data table in the published article. These results are based on corrected data values.




list with entries r (mean observed correlations), rho (mean corrected correlations), n (sample sizes), sevar_r (sampling error variances for mean observed correlations), sevar_rho (sampling error variances for mean corrected correlations), and source (character labels indicating which meta-analytic correlations came from the same source)


Davies, S. E., Connelly, B. L., Ones, D. S., & Birkland, A. S. (2015). The general factor of personality: The “Big One,” a self-evaluative trait, or a methodological gnat that won’t go away? Personality and Individual Differences, 81, 13–22. doi: 10.1016/j.paid.2015.01.006

Kotov, R., Gamez, W., Schmidt, F., & Watson, D. (2010). Linking “big” personality traits to anxiety, depressive, and substance use disorders: A meta-analysis. Psychological Bulletin, 136(5), 768–821. doi: 10.1037/a0020327



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