The INTP type features prominently among famous scientists throughout history – think Marie Curie, Galileo Galilei and Charles Darwin to name a few. One reason is that The Logician is willing to challenge long-held beliefs when they conflict with current data.
The Logician personality type is relatively rare, making up just 3% of the population.
INTPs seek to understand the world in all its glorious complexity and love using others as a sounding board for their brilliant ideas and theories. Some might call the INTP the smartest personality type – rational, creative and incessantly curious.
INTPs are creative people with very active imaginations, which can be useful for their acting skills.
The INTP is a rare Myers-Briggs personality type estimated to make up only 3-5% of the US population. Being a female INTP makes me even rarer as they say only 2 percent of women are this type.
Jesus Christ’s personality type is INFJ, for “introverted, intuitive, feeling, judgmental”. It’s a rare personality type, but a very common one.
The INTP. You have a fearless ability to challenge assumptions that many other people take for granted. You question things, are curious and creative. They don’t care about small talk or “keeping up with the Jones’s”.
1 Individuals who score as INTP are often described as calm and analytical. You enjoy spending time alone, thinking about how things work and finding solutions to problems. INTPs have a rich inner world and prefer to focus their attention on their inner thoughts rather than the outer world.
Since they do not find it easy to express their feelings or analyze their own emotions, it is very difficult to experience trauma at a young age. The INTP child can be viewed as a troublemaker because they have specific ways of coping with their trauma by acting in a distanced manner or by challenging authority.
INTPs who are particularly unhealthy or immature may function with a distorted introverted thought process. They may appear isolated, disinterested in others, or tough. They can pride themselves on being extremely direct and unconcerned with social niceties, only to insult people they care about or care about.
According to a study by Tracy Cross et al. with 931 children, INTPs are one of the most common types considered gifted during adolescence, others are xNxP types.
INFJ is the rarest personality type in the population, occurring in only 2% of the population. It is also the rarest personality type in men. INFJ stands for Introversion, Intuition, Feeling and Judging. This unique combination is hard to find in most people.
Parents of the INTP child will definitely do best if they can learn to connect with and understand their child’s unique behaviors. Simply trying to change them or hovering over them will only make things worse. You have to give them room to grow, but they also have to be shown that they are loved and valued.
Who should an INTP marry? The best matches for an INTP are ENTJs, ENTPs, and ESTJs. ENTJs and ENTPs are leaders and can handle some of the pressures and decisions that come with relationships better than INTPs.