Belief in God among adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes

% of adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes who say they…

Survey year Believe in God; absolutely certain Believe in God; fairly certain Believe in God; not too/not at all certain Believe in God; don't know Do not believe in God Other/don't know if they believe in God Sample Size
Sample size = 11,947. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 31% 27% 11% 1% 25% 5% 11,947

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Belief in God among adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes by religious group

% of adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes who say they…

Religious tradition Believe in God; absolutely certain Believe in God; fairly certain Believe in God; not too/not at all certain Believe in God; don't know Do not believe in God Other/don't know if they believe in God Sample Size
Sample size = 191. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Buddhist 22% 30% 7% < 1% 35% 5% 191
Catholic 47% 38% 9% 1% 4% 2% 2,167
Evangelical Protestant 67% 26% 4% 1% 1% 1% 870
Hindu 32% 38% 20% 1% 8% 2% 118
Historically Black Protestant 78% 17% 3% < 1% 1% 1% 302
Jewish 14% 31% 21% 1% 26% 7% 536
Mainline Protestant 43% 38% 10% 1% 4% 3% 1,876
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 12% 20% 13% < 1% 47% 7% 5,120

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes by belief in God

% of adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes who are ages…

Belief in God 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 3,503. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 23% 37% 25% 16% 3,503
Believe in God; fairly certain 26% 37% 24% 13% 3,264
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 36% 35% 19% 10% 1,284
Do not believe in God 38% 35% 16% 11% 3,037
Other/don't know if they believe in God 29% 36% 20% 16% 597

Generational cohort among adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes by belief in God

% of adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes who are…

Belief in God Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 3,503. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 15% 16% 29% 30% 10% 1% 3,503
Believe in God; fairly certain 17% 18% 29% 29% 7% 1% 3,264
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 24% 19% 27% 22% 6% 1% 1,284
Do not believe in God 26% 21% 26% 20% 7% 1% 3,037
Other/don't know if they believe in God 17% 20% 27% 25% 10% 1% 597

Gender composition among adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes by belief in God

% of adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes who are…

Belief in God Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 3,558. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 43% 57% 3,558
Believe in God; fairly certain 52% 48% 3,311
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 59% 41% 1,297
Do not believe in God 66% 34% 3,074
Other/don't know if they believe in God 60% 40% 624

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes by belief in God

% of adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes who identify as…

Belief in God White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 3,524. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 58% 15% 4% 19% 5% 3,524
Believe in God; fairly certain 71% 5% 5% 15% 3% 3,286
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 72% 4% 7% 15% 3% 1,284
Do not believe in God 79% 2% 7% 8% 3% 3,040
Other/don't know if they believe in God 84% 3% 2% 7% 4% 602

Immigrant status among adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes by belief in God

% of adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes who are…

Belief in God Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 3,513. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 17% 12% 71% 3,513
Believe in God; fairly certain 16% 12% 72% 3,277
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 16% 15% 68% 1,290
Do not believe in God 12% 15% 73% 3,046
Other/don't know if they believe in God 9% 11% 80% 610

Income distribution among adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes by belief in God

% of adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes who have a household income of…

Belief in God Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 3,170. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 38% 19% 25% 18% 3,170
Believe in God; fairly certain 28% 19% 29% 25% 2,977
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 26% 17% 28% 29% 1,194
Do not believe in God 22% 17% 30% 30% 2,819
Other/don't know if they believe in God 22% 15% 32% 32% 517

Educational distribution among adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes by belief in God

% of adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes who have completed…

Belief in God High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 3,540. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 42% 29% 18% 12% 3,540
Believe in God; fairly certain 34% 29% 21% 16% 3,301
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 29% 29% 23% 19% 1,291
Do not believe in God 25% 31% 26% 18% 3,065
Other/don't know if they believe in God 21% 34% 25% 21% 617

Marital status among adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes by belief in God

% of adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes who are…

Belief in God Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 3,547. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 44% 8% 15% 6% 27% 3,547
Believe in God; fairly certain 48% 10% 11% 3% 28% 3,301
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 40% 11% 9% 4% 36% 1,294
Do not believe in God 39% 12% 8% 2% 39% 3,066
Other/don't know if they believe in God 44% 10% 12% 4% 30% 608

Parent of children under 18 among adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes by belief in God

% of adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes who are…

Belief in God Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 3,549. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 32% 68% 3,549
Believe in God; fairly certain 29% 71% 3,305
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 26% 74% 1,293
Do not believe in God 22% 78% 3,062
Other/don't know if they believe in God 24% 76% 620

BeliefsandPractices

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes by belief in God

% of adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes who say religion is…

Belief in God Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,558. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 53% 34% 8% 5% 1% 3,558
Believe in God; fairly certain 16% 45% 28% 10% 1% 3,311
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 6% 28% 43% 23% < 1% 1,297
Do not believe in God 2% 8% 23% 67% 1% 3,074
Other/don't know if they believe in God 4% 16% 37% 41% 2% 624

Attendance at religious services among adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes by belief in God

% of adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes who attend religious services…

Belief in God At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,558. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 29% 42% 28% < 1% 3,558
Believe in God; fairly certain 13% 43% 44% < 1% 3,311
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 4% 36% 60% < 1% 1,297
Do not believe in God 2% 16% 82% < 1% 3,074
Other/don't know if they believe in God 4% 25% 70% 2% 624

Frequency of prayer among adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes by belief in God

% of adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes who pray…

Belief in God At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,558. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 58% 21% 7% 14% 1% 3,558
Believe in God; fairly certain 25% 24% 13% 38% < 1% 3,311
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 12% 11% 10% 66% < 1% 1,297
Do not believe in God 2% 1% 3% 94% < 1% 3,074
Other/don't know if they believe in God 6% 7% 5% 80% 3% 624

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes by belief in God

% of adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes who attend prayer group…

Belief in God At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,558. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 18% 10% 9% 62% < 1% 3,558
Believe in God; fairly certain 6% 6% 7% 82% < 1% 3,311
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 2% 3% 4% 91% < 1% 1,297
Do not believe in God 1% 1% 2% 96% < 1% 3,074
Other/don't know if they believe in God 2% 2% 3% 91% 2% 624

Frequency of meditation among adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes by belief in God

% of adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes who meditate…

Belief in God At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,558. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 42% 9% 5% 43% 1% 3,558
Believe in God; fairly certain 29% 12% 6% 53% < 1% 3,311
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 21% 11% 7% 60% < 1% 1,297
Do not believe in God 18% 9% 5% 67% < 1% 3,074
Other/don't know if they believe in God 21% 9% 6% 61% 3% 624

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes by belief in God

% of adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

Belief in God At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,558. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 60% 17% 10% 12% 1% 3,558
Believe in God; fairly certain 40% 21% 16% 23% 1% 3,311
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 29% 19% 15% 36% 1% 1,297
Do not believe in God 31% 16% 9% 42% 2% 3,074
Other/don't know if they believe in God 37% 14% 10% 34% 6% 624

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes by belief in God

% of adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Belief in God At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,558. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 46% 15% 11% 27% 1% 3,558
Believe in God; fairly certain 41% 18% 17% 23% 1% 3,311
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 46% 18% 15% 20% < 1% 1,297
Do not believe in God 48% 19% 14% 19% 1% 3,074
Other/don't know if they believe in God 50% 18% 14% 16% 2% 624

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes by belief in God

% of adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Belief in God Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,558. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 23% 12% 54% 10% 1% 3,558
Believe in God; fairly certain 7% 17% 59% 15% 1% 3,311
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 3% 23% 55% 18% 1% 1,297
Do not believe in God 1% 20% 50% 28% 1% 3,074
Other/don't know if they believe in God 1% 20% 55% 18% 5% 624

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes by belief in God

% of adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes who say…

Belief in God There are clear standards for what is right and wrong Right or wrong depends on the situation Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,558. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 25% 73% 1% 1% 3,558
Believe in God; fairly certain 23% 76% 1% < 1% 3,311
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 18% 81% 1% 1% 1,297
Do not believe in God 16% 83% 1% < 1% 3,074
Other/don't know if they believe in God 17% 79% 3% 1% 624

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes by belief in God

% of adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes who read scripture…

Belief in God At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,558. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 29% 12% 11% 48% < 1% 3,558
Believe in God; fairly certain 9% 8% 9% 73% < 1% 3,311
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 4% 4% 6% 85% < 1% 1,297
Do not believe in God 2% 3% 5% 91% < 1% 3,074
Other/don't know if they believe in God 5% 4% 5% 84% 2% 624

Interpreting scripture among adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes by belief in God

% of adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes who say the holy scripture is…

Belief in God Word of God; should be taken literally Word of God; not everything taken literally Word of God; other/don't know Not the word of God Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,558. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 27% 31% 2% 33% 7% 3,558
Believe in God; fairly certain 7% 20% < 1% 65% 7% 3,311
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 2% 6% < 1% 86% 6% 1,297
Do not believe in God < 1% 1% < 1% 97% 2% 3,074
Other/don't know if they believe in God 1% 3% < 1% 83% 13% 624

Belief in Heaven among adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes by belief in God

% of adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes who …in heaven

Belief in God Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,558. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 80% 14% 6% 3,558
Believe in God; fairly certain 60% 31% 9% 3,311
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 34% 55% 11% 1,297
Do not believe in God 4% 93% 3% 3,074
Other/don't know if they believe in God 12% 53% 35% 624

Belief in Hell among adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes by belief in God

% of adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes who …in hell

Belief in God Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,558. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 61% 33% 6% 3,558
Believe in God; fairly certain 39% 52% 9% 3,311
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 22% 69% 9% 1,297
Do not believe in God 3% 95% 2% 3,074
Other/don't know if they believe in God 9% 64% 27% 624

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes by belief in God

% of adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes who identify as…

Belief in God Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 3,558. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 30% 17% 53% 3,558
Believe in God; fairly certain 29% 17% 54% 3,311
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 23% 15% 62% 1,297
Do not believe in God 17% 15% 68% 3,074
Other/don't know if they believe in God 25% 20% 55% 624

Political ideology among adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes by belief in God

% of adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes who are…

Belief in God Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,558. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 28% 37% 30% 6% 3,558
Believe in God; fairly certain 20% 41% 35% 4% 3,311
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 16% 41% 39% 4% 1,297
Do not believe in God 12% 31% 53% 4% 3,074
Other/don't know if they believe in God 16% 36% 40% 8% 624

Views about size of government among adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes by belief in God

% of adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes who would rather have…

Belief in God Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,558. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 43% 51% 2% 3% 3,558
Believe in God; fairly certain 47% 47% 3% 3% 3,311
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 47% 46% 4% 3% 1,297
Do not believe in God 42% 52% 3% 3% 3,074
Other/don't know if they believe in God 48% 36% 7% 8% 624

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes by belief in God

% of adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes who say government aid to the poor…

Belief in God Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,558. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 41% 56% 3% 1% 3,558
Believe in God; fairly certain 39% 58% 2% 1% 3,311
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 35% 61% 3% 1% 1,297
Do not believe in God 27% 69% 3% 1% 3,074
Other/don't know if they believe in God 36% 57% 5% 2% 624

Views about abortion among adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes by belief in God

% of adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes who say abortion should be…

Belief in God Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,558. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 62% 36% 3% 3,558
Believe in God; fairly certain 75% 23% 2% 3,311
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 84% 14% 1% 1,297
Do not believe in God 88% 9% 2% 3,074
Other/don't know if they believe in God 84% 12% 4% 624

Views about homosexuality among adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes by belief in God

% of adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes who say homosexuality…

Belief in God Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,558. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 74% 21% 3% 2% 3,558
Believe in God; fairly certain 86% 11% 2% 1% 3,311
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 89% 8% 1% 2% 1,297
Do not believe in God 94% 4% 1% 1% 3,074
Other/don't know if they believe in God 88% 8% 3% 1% 624

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes by belief in God

% of adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes who …same-sex marriage

Belief in God Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,558. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 65% 30% 6% 3,558
Believe in God; fairly certain 79% 15% 5% 3,311
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 85% 12% 3% 1,297
Do not believe in God 92% 6% 3% 3,074
Other/don't know if they believe in God 84% 11% 5% 624

Views about environmental regulation among adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes by belief in God

% of adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes who say…

Belief in God Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,558. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 34% 63% 1% 2% 3,558
Believe in God; fairly certain 27% 69% 1% 2% 3,311
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 24% 73% 2% 1% 1,297
Do not believe in God 18% 79% 1% 1% 3,074
Other/don't know if they believe in God 25% 68% 4% 3% 624