“Inspired by a New York Times article about Razib Khan and the blog Secular Right Audacious Epigone used GSS (General Social Survey) data to calculate that conservative atheists and conservative agnostics together make up only 0.67% of the American population…. I’d love to see a bigger data set that breaks the numbers out by IQ. My expectation is that at higher IQ levels the secular right, while still a minority, might even hit 10% of the smart population.”
more like 25%. no. more like 2.1%. (d*mn.)
of those who scored a perfect 10 on the wordsum test, something like
25% 2.1% of those were either “conservative” or “extremely conservative” and were either atheists or agnostics.
update 03/23 – here’s a breakdown of the total numbers:
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