A high Agility can keep you from getting knocked down.
A high Willpower allows you to defend against magical attacks.
Endurance affects your overall Fatigue and how much Health you have.
Intelligence determines your total amount of Magicka.
People will like you more if you have a high Personality.
Strength will allow you to carry more items and do more damage.
When you raise level, your Health goes up by one-tenth of your Endurance.
Willpower makes your Magicka regenerate faster.
Your Agility affects how often you are staggered or knocked back.