ΤIn recent decades, several researches have been carried out with every possible issue and result. But one has aroused the greatest interest with scientists protesting the methodology and others praising it, and this is nothing more than research into what country now has the smartest citizens.
The survey was conducted from 2002 to 2006 by Richard Lynn, a British psychology professor, and Tatu Vanhanen, a Finnish political science professor, who measured the IQ of citizens in more than 80 countries. But which are the 5 smartest countries in the world?
5) Austria (average IQ 102)
Austria is much smaller both as a population and as a region compared to its northern neighbors in Germany, but in terms of living standards, prosperity, education and other socio-economic categories, it is no worse than the Germans. In fact, they are smarter, although with a very small difference
4) Singapore (average IQ 103)
A sovereign city-state known as one of the most technologically advanced countries in the world, the average IQ in this Southeast Asian country is 103.
3) Taiwan (average IQ 103)
Another technological superpower of Southeast Asia, Taiwan benefits from a skilled and intelligent workforce and is one of the most educated countries in the world with one of the highest proportions of its citizens having a higher education degree.