According to the Myer-Briggs personality test, there are four personality categories and each category contains 4 personality types – 16 personality types totally. However, 98% of the people are characterized by 15 personality types and only 2% have the 16th type. That makes it the rarest personality type in the world. This is the reason why people who possess this personality type are considered to be a mystery because only few people have ever met one.
So what is the rarest personality type in the world called?
It is called INFJ, and it is also known as Advocates.
The four personality categories are the following: extroversion vs. introversion, sensing vs. intuition, thinking vs. are feeling, and judging vs. perceiving.
Depending on the characteristic of the personality these categories determine the name of the personality type. The characteristics of the INFJ are: intuitive, deciding, introverted and handling.
Read some more details of this mysterious personality type:
INFJS APPRECIATE QUALITY MORE THAN QUANTITY
When they hang out with friends; they want to talk about important things and don’t like small talk, because they find it meaningless. If someone doesn’t feel completely honest with them, they have a tendency to lose interest very quickly.
INFJS ARE TRUSTWOTHY
The people with this personality type will instantly earn your trust. It’s strange how people who’ve just met them tell them things about their personal life – something that even their close friends doesn’t know about them.
INFJS ARE EMPATHIC
INFJs see through people, deeply into their souls. You can’t fool them with your outward behavior and they will always now if there is something wrong. What is more, they always know what to do in order to help the person that needs help.
INFJS DESPIESE LIES HIDDEN MOTIVES
They are always searching for the meaning of life and they appreciate honesty. That’s why they can’t stand liars and manipulators.
INFJS ARE INTROVERTS BUT MOST PEOPLE SEE THEM AS EXTROVERTS
This is because INFJs are able to adjust to any social situations and they talk openly with the people they are close to. Most people see them as the life of the party, but when they come home, they’ll be drained.
INFJS HAVE STRONG CONVICTIONS
INFJs are so self-headed that once they start to believe in something they can even disrespect some laws that they don’t agree with. That’s why this characteristic can often bring troubles in their lives.
INFJS HAVE JUST A FEW BEST FRIENDS
Even though you can hear them using the word ‘friend’ for some people they barely know, still in their hearts can live only selected few friends that are extremely close to them. And they will treat these lucky few friends with complete, unwavering loyalty.
INFJS PREFER WORKING ALONE OR IN SMALL GROUPS
Even though they work perfectly fine in larger groups too, they still prefer working alone or with several people whom they can trust.
INFJS WANT TO DO EVEYTHING PERFECT
No matter what they do, they want to do it right. Sometimes this can bring problems on their work place because people want everything to be done fast and they don’t have time to wait until they make something more than perfectly.
INFJS ARE BORN TO BE WRITERS OR ARTISTS
These people are almost incapable of expressing themselves verbally, they have the gift of written language. So it’s no wonder that most of the people with this personality type are successful writers.
INFJS WANT TO HELP THE PEOPLE WHO ARE SUFFERING
Their destiny always connects them with people who are hurt and need to be fixed. This is probably because they see the good in all the people and want to help everyone.