Is this for real or an atheist hoax?

"In 2006, a self-published study was undertaken to investigate, on a country-by-country level, the possibility of a link between the importance of religion to citizens and their average IQ. The study found that the strength of religious belief in countries was inversely related to their average IQ. The... show more "In 2006, a self-published study was undertaken to investigate, on a country-by-country level, the possibility of a link between the importance of religion to citizens and their average IQ. The study found that the strength of religious belief in countries was inversely related to their average IQ. The countries with higher IQs on average had significantly lower levels of religious belief than those with lower average IQs."

Sources:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Religiosity...
http://hypnosis.home.netcom.com/iq_vs_re...
Update: Admittedly, "hoax" is probably too strong of a word. "Skewed" may have been more appropriate. If it's true, it seems like it would be something that is common knowledge. Perhaps it IS among atheists. But this is the first I've heard of it. Agnostic: 149 - 170 IQ (depending... show more Admittedly, "hoax" is probably too strong of a word. "Skewed" may have been more appropriate.

If it's true, it seems like it would be something that is common knowledge.

Perhaps it IS among atheists.

But this is the first I've heard of it.

Agnostic: 149 - 170 IQ (depending on which test you want to believe if any)
Update 2: gwhiz : I have a theological collage on my wall. It's very pretty.

Sorry, couldn't help myself. My spelling is atrocious too.
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