Jun 20, 2024, 09:22 AM IST

Countries with highest average IQ in world

Pravrajya Suruchi

Japan (106.48) - Japan's strict educational system, emphasis on discipline and investment in research and development are believed to contribute to this high average.

Taiwan (106.47) - Similar to Japan, Taiwan has a strong educational system and a very competitive academic environment.

Singapore (105.89) - Singapore is known for its efficient and highly regarded education system with a focus on meritocracy and academic achievement.

Hong Kong (105.37) - Hong Kong places a great importance on education, particularly in STEM subjects.

China (104.1) - China's rapid economic growth and investment in education and technological advancements are thought to be reasons behind its high average IQ.

South Korea (102.35) - South Korea's highly competitive educational system and cultural focus on academic achievement are believed to be at play here.

Belarus (101.6) - Belarus's free, university-based education system is credited for its strong showing in IQ scores.

Finland (101.2) - Finland is consistently ranked at the top of educational attainment lists, which likely contributes to its high average IQ.

This information is not DNA's opinion but obtained from media reports