Monday, November 2, 2020

Another Article of Faith

Idahoans are poorly educated and anti-science.   This list of educational achievement by state shows Idaho is #20 in high school graduation rates.

I have no easy way to measure hostility towards science.  But:
"And political party groups are roughly similar in their overall levels of science knowledge, although conservative Republicans and liberal Democrats tend to score higher on the scale than do their more moderate counterparts."

1 comment:

Anthony said...

It's known that "moderates" are less intelligent than more ideological people. So the result you cite is not surprising.