Top 10 Smartest Countries in the World

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Who has got the smarter wits? Well, when it comes to judging the countries then the parameters can be as infinitive  as one can think of. There are economic issues on hand and talking about brains one has got is what one sees as a pivotal basis on turning the other cheek.  A few to list parameters are literacy, territory, GDP, tourism. Even it is worthy to note the number of smart population a country possess, and the performance of the  country as per as education is counted.

10. Spain


It is a sovereign , developed country with thirteen largest economy in the world according to nominal GDP. It has the tenth highest  quality of life index rating too. During the past decade Spain’s tourism has grown to the second biggest in the world. It is worth marking that in the  year 2010 , the country was the leader in solar power in world by overtaking the United States.  The list to mention the achievements of the country is endless as it has the most extensive high speed railway network in the world second after China and followed by the Japanese bullet train. The country has the road network in a centralized manner and aims to  make one million electric cars  run on the seamless roadways by the end of this year while it moves towards conserving the energy . If to measure the   brilliance potion  the pointer points to 0.75 , at elite levels.

9. Netherlands


Being a constituent country Netherlands was the first country to have elected parliament . Amsterdam , the capital city is the most alluring tourist destination .  The list doesn’t ends ,in the year 2011 the country was handed the blue ribbon of being the  happiest country. Prepossessed  with the oldest standing army  Netherlands is the world’s tenth leading export country. Dutch economy is eighteenth largest in the world and ten is lucky number  in GDP per capita. The biggest emolument the country receives is what its location plays by providing great access to the markets of countries like UK and Germany. On an average 2.55% of the country’s population is stuffed with brilliant power when certain competitive examinations are kept as basis . Foreign direct investments tag the country to be a leading one and it continues.

8.  Singapore


Singapore is the leading commercial hubs in the world ,fourth biggest financial centre, and fifth busiest port.  Well that’s more than enough to term a country smarter than any other. The other part that makes Singapore remarkable is the tourism charm it possess and lures an individual to pay a visit once . The economy of the country is meant to be the most progressing, competitive and business friendly. Despite the fact the property is costliest in Singapore , it has the world’s highest number of millionaires. With a 9.10 score in brain power , country is undoubtedly the smartest. No one can abnegate the fact of the Singaporean military being  the most advanced in Southeast Asia.

7. Australia


The country has ample number of tags if rated in the world  as such , being the wealthiest one, sixth by territory, twelfth by economy and tag of paramount  value is  that Australia has very low rate of poverty. Being the smartest country, as the literacy rates show  with 99 percentage of literate adults. The education standard is incomparable though it is quite unaffordable to enter a university here. The country cares for its people as  the facts  say  that the Australians have the fourth highest life expectancy in the world.  The brain power  magnitude is surely not the figure that lets the country down as its  points to 3.3 percentage.

6. United Kingdom


Being called as the rulers in the nineteenth and twentieth century United kingdom is the most industrialised country in the whole world. Its military, cultural, scientific and technological influence makes it a great power internationally.  It has a partially regulated economy rating to sixth platform. United kingdom hasn’t left producing engineers and  scientists to lead the industrial revolution since eighteenth century. Brilliance  batter of the country is 1.4% which had the predominant role to produce the famous BBC ,largest broadcasting corporation .

5. Germany


The world war II had a remarkable and drastic effect on Germany as only after the historical phenomenon was over the country could actually progress and reengineer  the  administration and condition of the nation in such a way that the country is the fifth largest economy as per nominal GDP in present scenario. The contribution of the country in science has been commendable with the possession of 104 noble laureates.  Germany has the laudable credit of  developing  green technology and also being the leading one to utilize it.

4. South Korea


Being the fourth largest economy in the continent and fifteenth largest in world is a pocket filling fact to defeat others in the race of being smartest. It has a great economic growth  which is continuously increasing at a sky rocketing pace and  has the most advanced transport network . The nuclear technology of South Korea is exported worldwide. The country isn’t lagging anyway behind when it comes to robotics, aerospace or cyber security since it has brain power measurable  up to 4.4 percentage on an average. It has the best advanced education system and never compromises when it comes to it. To further enhance the education facilities the country stepped to become the first to launch the fibre optic high speed broadband internet services.

3. China


known for its cheap labour is nowhere lagging behind to be smarter than any other country . Although it has the highest population in the world but still it knows how to judicially utilize the human resource and thus has a great market arena everywhere. China possess the biggest land army in the world and is happily a communist country. The world’s largest trading power has the second largest economy in the world. Country with the largest number of active cell phones in the world depicts such craziness towards gadgets that the teenagers here are even reluctant to own one in return of their body parts.



This is the country that is economically sound, advanced , developed and has an appreciable technological influence.  There isn’t any arena where the country hasn’t left a benchmark. The world’s largest economy consumes the petroleum the most. Being a part of UNO the largest exporter of goods  holds the veto power and has aided many nations its military assistance. And when the coin flips to mention space research and cinema, United states of America  is the proud location of The world’s best space centre NASA and Hollywood. There isn’t any doubt regarding the fact that the country has least comparable to none amount of illiteracy.

1. Japan


The most developed country of the world  with the strongest will power has always been an example to other nations. Being the most earthquake prone area , the nation has always shown an image of a phoenix , by strongly arriving from the calamity every time it faces it. It is home to the most technologically advanced producers of automobiles, electronics and machine tools such as Sony and Toyota with an immense industrial capacity. No nation incubates beside Japan in terms of technology, research and science.

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  1. Melissa Kunde

    February 10, 2014 at 1:40 am

    Where did you source this ranking? What was the data and criteria?

  2. Brandon Roberts

    March 22, 2014 at 5:52 am

    how the hell is america #2 logic and reason no longer exist yipee!!!!!!!

  3. Guest

    April 23, 2014 at 2:10 pm

    USA is actually тиед 19-th in the average IQ by countries chart:

  4. grrr

    April 23, 2014 at 2:11 pm

    USA is actually ranked 19-th(tie) in the world countries average IQ chart:

  5. engeng

    May 13, 2014 at 8:34 am

    i voted philippines for the smartest! where have you seen a 4 smart asses took billions of pesos to a public funds! where it could ba a science and tecnnolgy research – smart ass

  6. Jordan

    May 24, 2014 at 10:04 am

    Funny how the op 2 have debts of over 10 trillion US dollars.

  7. Small

    May 27, 2014 at 3:46 am

    All you guys talking about how America is 2nd what do you know about the other countries?..

  8. yogetrektson

    May 27, 2014 at 6:34 pm

    u r fukn retarded u fukn prick dis is rong u dumbo dis is obviously rong america is not 2. Basically this article has given me stage IV gastric cancer, your rating system is off and nationalistic.

  9. Sean Nam

    June 6, 2014 at 5:05 am

    What is the criteria? Not IQ apparently, which is completely fine as long as you can justify it…

  10. asoidjo

    July 12, 2014 at 8:41 am


  11. Angry Asian

    July 14, 2014 at 1:21 am

    America is in no way the second smartest country in the world.

  12. TheOpinionater

    September 4, 2014 at 5:49 pm

    Hahaha..well, this list is obviously concentrated raw bullsh*t!

  13. grey sinister

    September 27, 2014 at 9:30 am


    basing the statistics on financial growth hahaha

  14. Atara Refaeli

    July 1, 2015 at 10:27 pm

    Hello!?!? Us Israelis are smart as…….wait theres nothing you can compare us to!!

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