Myers Briggs Percentages

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The chart below shows the complete Myers Briggs Type Table along with the percentages of each Type in the general population.  Below each MBTI Type is a percentage of males, females and a total over the same size.  The Type ISTJ for example shows 16.4% of males are this Type, and 6.9% of females are this Type.  Overall 11.6% of the population is this Type.

ISTJ

male 16.4%

female 6.9%

Total: 11.6%

ISFJ

male 8.1%

female 19.4%

Total: 13.8%

INFJ

male 1.3%

female 1.6%

Total: 1.46%

INTJ

male 3.3%

female 0.8%

Total: 2.1%

ISTP

male 8.5%

female 2.4%

Total: 5.4%

ISFP

male 7.6%

female 9.9%

Total: 8.8%

INFP

male 4.1%

female 4.6%

Total: 4.4%

INTP

male 4.8%

female 1.8%

Total: 3.3%

ESTP

male 5.6%

female 3.0%

Total: 4.3%

ESFP

male 6.9%

female 10.1%

Total: 8.5%

ENFP

male 6.4%

female 9.7%

Total: 8.1%

ENTP

male 4.0%

female 2.4%

Total: 3.2%

ESTJ

male 11.2%

female 6.3%

Total: 8.7%

ESFJ

male 7.5%

female 16.9%

Total: 12.3%

ENFJ

male 1.6%

female 3.3%

Total: 2.5%

ENTJ

male 2.7%

female 0.9%

Total: 1.8%

 

Summation on the Myers Briggs Percentages shown above

The least represented Type in the sample was INFJ at 1.46%.  The most represented Type was ISFJ at 13.8%.  For males the highest reported Type was ISTJ at 16.4% of the sample while the highest Type for women was ESFJ at 16.9%.  The summaries shown are based on a sample taken from the United States and are used to generalize the overall population.  You might find a preponderance of a certain Type within certain careers.  Many careers attract the same Types to them.  Engineering and accounting for instance attract the ISTJ Type, teaching might attract persons with the ESFJ/ESFP Types.

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