Silk's Star Wars Database

This Silk uses the amazing SWAPI (Star Wars API) built by Paul Hallett to retrieve information about the characters, planets, species and vehicles of the 7 Star Wars films. (This means that additional entities of the Star Wars' universe  not  mentioned in the movies won't appear here.)

Disclaimer: data retrieved on Feb. 19th 2016 from SWAPI. We used this as our source, as we regarded it accurate. Should you spot any inaccuracies, pleas let us know. We engourage community contributions!

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Star Wars Characters: Can you name all the pilots of the Millennium Falcon?

The following interactive table can be used to sift through all the 86 characters covered in this database. Using the filters you can create (and then embed/share) grids highlighting which characters appeared on board of a specific vehicle, which ones come from a specific planet, or which female characters appear in each movie.

Characters with Millennium Falcon as Starships/Vehicles

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ChewbaccaKashyyykWookieeRevenge of the SithReturn of the JediThe Empire Strikes BackA New HopeThe Force AwakensChewbacca (/tʃuːˈbɑːkə/), nicknamed "Chewie", is a fictional character in the Star Wars franchise. He is a Wookiee, a tall, hirsute biped and intelligent species from the planet Kashyyyk. Chewbacca is the loyal friend and associate of Han Solo, and serves as co-pilot on Solo's spaceship, the Millennium Falcon. Chewbacca is portrayed by actor Peter Mayhew in the Star Wars films. The character has also appeared on television, in books, comics, and video games.
Han SoloCorelliaHumanReturn of the JediThe Empire Strikes BackA New HopeThe Force AwakensHan Solo is a fictional character in the Star Wars franchise, portrayed in films by Harrison Ford. In the original film trilogy, Han and his co-pilot, Chewbacca, become involved in the Rebel Alliance which opposes the Galactic Empire. During the course of the Star Wars story, he becomes a chief figure in the Alliance and succeeding galactic governments. Star Wars creator George Lucas described the character as "a loner who realizes the importance of being part of a group and helping for the common good".
Lando CalrissianSocorroHumanReturn of the JediThe Empire Strikes BackLando Calrissian is a character in Star Wars. He is portrayed by Billy Dee Williams in The Empire Strikes Back and Return of the Jedi. He also appears frequently in the Star Wars expanded universe of novels, comic books and video games, including a series of novels in which he is the protagonist.
Nien NunbSullustSullustanReturn of the JediNien Nunb is a fictional character in the Star Wars franchise. Introduced in the 1983 film Return of the Jedi, he was brought to life both as a puppet and a costumed actor during the film. Nunb was puppeteered by Mike Quinn and was portrayed by Richard Bonehill in wide shots. The character was voiced by Kipsang Rotich, a Kenyan student who spoke in his native Kalenjin language, as well as in Kikuyu. Quinn returned to the role for the 2015 film Star Wars: The Force Awakens. Nien Nunb was a Sullustan male arms dealer and smuggler who joined the Alliance to Restore the Republic during the Galactic Civil War. Three decades later, Nunb was a starfighter pilot in the Resistance. Nunb fought in the First Order–Resistance conflict, including the Battle of Starkiller Base.
ReyHumanThe Force AwakensRey is a fictional character in the Star Wars franchise, portrayed by Daisy Ridley. She is the main protagonist of the Star Wars sequel trilogy. First appearing as one of the lead characters in Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Rey is a scavenger who was left behind on the planet Jakku when she was a child, and soon becomes involved with the Resistance's conflict with the First Order upon encountering Finn, a former Stormtrooper, and BB-8, the droid of ace Resistance pilot Poe Dameron.

It's mostly humans for in the galaxy, and only 1 every 5 main characters is female

The  SWAPI APi lists 86 main Star Wars characters appearing in throughout the 7 movies. More than 70% of these are male characters. And the Phantom Menance appears as the least gender-diverse episode, with almost 80% of the main characters listed by SWAPI being male. That's 27 men for only 4 women

Characters grouped by Gender

Female Characters, filtered for The Phantom Menace

The 86 main characters belong to 37 different species, making the Star Wars galaxy, at first sight, appear quite diverse. However, a closer look at the distributions shows that it's clearly humans that appear on-screen most.

Number of main characters grouped by Species

Star Wars characters come in all shapes and sizes: From Yoda's 17 Kilos, to Jabba's 1,358

Height (cm) and Mass (kg) of Characters

Coruscant is definitely the most densely populated planet.

With its 1,000 billion inhabitants cramped in a 12,240 km diameter.

Diameter and Population of Planets

All the main planets

All the starships and vehicles in an interactive image gallery. Who piloted what?

Starships and other Vehicles with Anakin Skywalker as pilot

The Death Star is 6+ times longer than the Executor Star Dreadnought (2nd longest)

Length of Starships and other Vehicles

Number of Starships and other Vehicles grouped by Manufacturer

Who drove most galactic vehicles on screen? Obi-Wan Kenobi beats them all

Number of Starships and other Vehicles grouped by Pilots

Only 3 of the 31 starships have been piloted by a woman.

Starships grouped by Gender for Pilots

Reset the filters to see gender of pilots for all vehicles, not only starships

And Padme and Rey are actually the only female starship pilot. The only other women that appear piloting a vehicle are Princess Leia and Zam Wesell.

Starships and other Vehicles datacards with Female as Gender for Pilots

Reset the filters to see information on female pilots of all vehicles, not only starships

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