Big Five Inventory-2

Subgroup Size

Entire group


15 minutes

External Cost



Soto, C. J.,& John, O. P. (2017). The next big five inventory (BFI-2): Developing and assessing a hierarchical model with 15 facets to enhance bandwidth, fidelity, and predictive power. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 113, 117-143. 


Also see authorized online version: Koerth-Baker & Wolfe (2019). Most personality quizzes are junk science. Take one that isn't. FiveThirtyEight.

This assessment measures: 1. How participants compare to others on five personality traits: openness, agreeableness, extraversion, conscientiousness, and negative emotionality.

Languages Other than English: Spanish, Dutch (see Notes page for citations)