Ranked: The 25 Smartest Countries in the World
This is a list which may be considered controversial. Duncan Madden, a business contributor to Forbes, has published a list ranking 25 countries by intelligence. It quantifies intelligence to include the number of Nobel Prizes each nation has won to represent historical intelligence, the current average IQ and "education attainment" to represent the potential intelligence of the next generation.
I have visited all 25 countries on the list and hope my experiences have made me a little wiser.
How smart are you?
avg. score: 12 of 25 (49%)
required scores: 1, 8, 10, 13, 17