The U.S. may have a lot of money, but when it comes to brains, we don't even crack the Top 10, according to a ranking of countries with the highest IQ scores by StatisticsBrain.com. Here are the world's 20 smartest countries:
19. (tie) United States -- 98 average IQ
19. (tie) Australia -- 98
19. (tie) Denmark -- 98
19. (tie) France -- 98
19. (tie) Mongolia -- 98
16. (tie) Hungary -- 99
16. (tie) Poland -- 99
16. (tie) Spain -- 99
12. (tie) Belgium -- 100
12. (tie) China -- 100
12. (tie) New Zealand -- 100
12. (tie) United Kingdom -- 100
6. (tie) Austria -- 102
6. (tie) Germany -- 102
6. (tie) Italy -- 102
6. (tie) The Netherlands -- 102
5. Singapore -- 103
4. Taiwan -- 104
3. Japan -- 105
2. South Korea -- 106
1. Hong Kong -- 107
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