The word Empathy originates from the Greek word “empatheia”, meaning physical affection or passion. It empowers us to understand others’ purposes, predict their response, and experience emotions triggered by their encounters. It’s an essential skill that helps us from misunderstanding other people's intentions and enables us to build trust with them.
Take this test now to determine your ability for understanding how other people feel.
Empathy quotient (EQ) is a psychological self-report measure of empathy developed by Simon Baron-Cohen and Sally Wheelwright at the Autism Research Centre at the University of Cambridge. EQ is based on a definition of empathy that includes cognition and affect.
By answering 20 simple questions, you'd see your Empathy Quotient test results. Please do NOT put too much social or moral pressure when answering these questions. Please pick the answer that your heart really follows.
Both. There are people born with very good empathy while many people have increased their empathy quotient during their teenage or even adult times.
According to our statistical data, females averagely scored 46.44 while males averagely scored 43.45.
|7||🇰🇷 South Korea||46.84|
|14||🇬🇧 United Kingdom||45.32|
|17||🇺🇸 United States||44.9|
|Age Group||Avg. EQ|
|18 ~ 25||43.42|
|26 ~ 35||43.47|
|36 ~ 45||43.49|
|46 ~ 55||43.51|
|56 ~ 65||43.49|
|66 ~ 75||43.48|