INFP


Also found in: Wikipedia.
AcronymDefinition
INFPI Never Find Perfection (personality profile)
INFPIntroverted, Intuitive, Feeling and Perceptive (Myers-Briggs personality assessment)
INFPInstitute for Natural Family Planning (est. 1997; Marquette University; Milwaukee, WI)
INFPIntermountain Nurse Family Partnership (Colorado)
References in periodicals archive ?
The INFP student does not like to be overly criticized.
The most common personality type was ENFP (14%) remaining types showed INFP (12%), INTP (9.3%).
They need also to be aware that, in a culture shaped and dominated by ESFJ preferences, the INFP teacher may experience particular difficulty.
These are by four-letter abbrevations such as ESTJ or INFP which indicate that type's preference in each dichotomy and 16 types of personality are developed when these preference scales are combined in all possible combinations.
Scott Mensch, Indiana University of Pennsylvania Table 1: Frequencies--Actual MBTI Frequency Percent Valid ISTJ 34 13.1 ESTJ 25 10.1 ISTP 20 8.1 ESFJ 20 8.1 ENTP 18 7.3 ENTJ 18 7.3 ESTP 17 6.9 ISFJ 16 6.5 ENFP 15 6.0 INTP 12 4.8 INTJ 11 4.4 INFP 9 3.6 ISFJ 7 2.8 INFG 6 2.4 ENFJ 5 2.0 ESFP 3 1.2 Total 236 95.2 Missing 999 12 4.8 Total 248 100.0 Table 2: Frequencies--Majors Frequency Percent Valid BIS 68 27.4 CIS 68 27.4 MIS 74 29.8 Total 210 84.7 Missing 999 38 15.3 Total 248 100.0 Table 3: Highest Grade Completed Frequency Percent Valid Junior 120 48.4 Senior 63 25.4 Sophomore 26 10.5 Freshman 5 2.0 Total 214 86.3 Missing 999 34 13.7 Total 248 100.0 Table 4: What is your major?
He reported that "the most common type was ENFP (16%), followed by ENTP (10%), INFP (9%), and INTP (9%)" (p.
The INFP coefficient, however, fails to achieve significance, while the coefficient for ENTJs suggests they perform significantly worse that those with the INTJ type.
For example, ESTJ is one personality type and the most different type from that is INFP.
The four MBTI types with the lowest creativity indices (ISTJ, ESTJ, ISFJ, ESFP) account for over 40 percent of our study participants whereas the four MBTI types with the highest creativity indices (INFP, INTP, ENFR, ENTP) comprise less than 20 percent.
Introver sion (I) Perceiving INFP INTP (P) Sensitive, caring, Logical, curious, idealistic, curious, detached, insightful, creative, visionary.