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Censual Census

FrederichFrederich Posts: 1,243Member @ - Epic Achaean
I'd love to see a 'census' every few Achaean years?  See how the race-list is shaping up, the majority of races, split down to male/female.. etc.

So like you'd get to see a census of the overall world for all non-newbie adventurers.  You'd get a male/female split.  The races, how they split down even further... And then we could do with cities as an additional split for cities (or even houses if you want to go that far).

It'd be interesting to show the least represented races in Achaea (Satyr), and show how all of the races and genders are split up out of however many currently-active non-newbie players.

Yes?  Yes.

Thoughts below.
RaemVirgo
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  • DaeirDaeir AustraliaPosts: 6,276Member, Secret Squirrel @@ - Legendary Achaean
    Tecton used to do this periodically before he started drowning in Starmourn.
  • MishgulMishgul ROTHERHAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAMPosts: 5,306Member @@ - Legendary Achaean
    Almost more dragons than satyr :o

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  • NazihkNazihk Posts: 777Member @ - Epic Achaean
    edited August 2016
    Humans have some of the best racials, it's not surprising they're the most populous race. When I reincarnate there's a very good chance it will be to human.
  • SzanthaxSzanthax San DiegoPosts: 1,906Member @ - Epic Achaean
    Did we miss the new class in dere?



  • MelodieMelodie Port Saint Lucie, FloridaPosts: 4,592Member @@ - Legendary Achaean
    That female to male ratio though. That probably surprises me the most, I thought we had a much more balanced/higher ratio of women.
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  • DevranDevran Posts: 476Member ✭✭✭ - Distinguished
    edited August 2016
    Melodie said:
    That female to male ratio though. That probably surprises me the most, I thought we had a much more balanced/higher ratio of women.
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  • SzanthaxSzanthax San DiegoPosts: 1,906Member @ - Epic Achaean
    Maybe the women that want to play as men outnumber the men who want to play as women



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  • SynbiosSynbios Posts: 4,454Member @@ - Legendary Achaean
    Aerek said:
    I actually really like that Humans are the most populous race in Achaea. Humans are almost always described as being the most common race in any fantasy setting, but invariably players gravitate toward the more exotic options. Can't count how many D&D groups have been exclusively non-human, and Achaea was pretty similar in the days before traits and stat packs. Cool that the canon flavour for humans is actually supported by the demographics.

    Depends on which D&D group. Depending on the edition, some character builds benefit more from extra feat choices.

  • AtalkezAtalkez Posts: 4,127Member, Secret Squirrel @@ - Legendary Achaean
    I'm glad BM moved up on the list!


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  • QuisseQuisse Posts: 299Member
    Melodie said:
    That female to male ratio though. That probably surprises me the most, I thought we had a much more balanced/higher ratio of women.

    In all honestly, given how many men that I KNOW play women, it's probably even less balanced than it looks. 
  • KenwayKenway San FranciscoPosts: 1,130Member @@ - Legendary Achaean
    Pretty shocked alchemist is bottom of the barrel there

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  • TectonTecton The Garden of the GodsPosts: 2,486Administrator @@ - Legendary Achaean
    Those numbers are all existing players (including dormant people), so the fact that the class is new(ish) will mean it's lower.
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  • SarflusSarflus Posts: 20Member
    I wonder what's the most common race for priests.
  • TectonTecton The Garden of the GodsPosts: 2,486Administrator @@ - Legendary Achaean
    Sarflus said:
    I wonder what's the most common race for priests.
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  • XadenXaden Posts: 2,136Member @@ - Legendary Achaean
    Given that an eighth of all classes are knight I'm kinda amazed that troll is so low down on the list.
  • ShirszaeShirszae Caer WitrinPosts: 2,823Member @@ - Legendary Achaean
    I sort of wonder how different the list would look if only taking into account non-dormant players. Though I am unsure if that is possible

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  • AveriAveri Posts: 555Member ✭✭✭✭✭ - Grand Achaean
    Melodie said:
    That female to male ratio though. That probably surprises me the most, I thought we had a much more balanced/higher ratio of women.
    I've always thought achaea was like 50% siren chicks..... but sampling bias right?
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  • NazihkNazihk Posts: 777Member @ - Epic Achaean
    Hashan appears to be like 90% Siren, I am finding. :(
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  • AveriAveri Posts: 555Member ✭✭✭✭✭ - Grand Achaean
    Nazihk said:
    Hashan appears to be like 90% Siren, I am finding. :(
    Hey, I'm not complaining. :)
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  • SzanthaxSzanthax San DiegoPosts: 1,906Member @ - Epic Achaean
    Averi said:
    Nazihk said:
    Hashan appears to be like 90% Siren, I am finding. :(
    Hey, I'm not complaining. :)
    Can we get like Achaea plenty of fish/grindr?

    Maybe Plenty of Septaceans and Crossing Swords for Fun?



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  • AveriAveri Posts: 555Member ✭✭✭✭✭ - Grand Achaean
    Szanthax said:
    Averi said:
    Nazihk said:
    Hashan appears to be like 90% Siren, I am finding. :(
    Hey, I'm not complaining. :)
    Can we get like Achaea plenty of fish/grindr?

    Maybe Plenty of Septaceans and Crossing Swords for Fun?
    Isn't there that one dating clan that kind of does that?
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  • SzanthaxSzanthax San DiegoPosts: 1,906Member @ - Epic Achaean
    God I hope not.. after nyc I've been kind of freaked by how much people know about each other...



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  • AhmetAhmet Wherever I wanna bePosts: 3,341Member @@ - Legendary Achaean
    Shirszae said:
    I sort of wonder how different the list would look if only taking into account non-dormant players. Though I am unsure if that is possible
    Given that player activity is tracked in a good number of ways, I'm sure its possible.
    Huh. Neat.
    Shirszae
  • AnedhelAnedhel Posts: 2,367Member @@ - Legendary Achaean
    I wonder what the active percentage of Paladins is, there must be lots of dormant ones :O 
  • AerekAerek East Tennessee, USAPosts: 1,813Member @@ - Legendary Achaean
    I liked the total breakdown better. It looked like there were fewer Alchemists that way.
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  • AustereAustere TennesseePosts: 2,069Member @@ - Legendary Achaean
    I miss the full charts that showed which class had which race mixes. I always rather enjoyed finding out I was an oddball(sadly I'm not now) 
  • XadenXaden Posts: 2,136Member @@ - Legendary Achaean
    Well, that's 16.2% of people who can fuck off.
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