Educational distribution among adults who say humans always existed in present form by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who say humans always existed in present form by educational group

% of adults who say humans always existed in present form who have completed…

State High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 239. 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.
Alabama 50% 32% 12% 6% 239
Arizona 42% 39% 11% 8% 212
Arkansas 55% 29% 12% 4% 141
California 48% 34% 12% 6% 953
Colorado 34% 43% 15% 8% 149
Florida 49% 32% 13% 6% 644
Georgia 46% 32% 14% 8% 373
Idaho 43% 34% 18% 5% 118
Illinois 49% 31% 12% 7% 386
Indiana 57% 28% 10% 5% 242
Iowa 43% 41% 11% 6% 101
Kansas 38% 38% 18% 6% 122
Kentucky 52% 34% 8% 6% 194
Louisiana 54% 30% 12% 3% 173
Maryland 41% 32% 17% 11% 162
Massachusetts 51% 35% 9% 5% 117
Michigan 45% 36% 13% 5% 333
Minnesota 41% 32% 20% 7% 180
Mississippi 44% 40% 13% 3% 165
Missouri 50% 32% 12% 6% 235
Montana 35% 41% 16% 7% 105
New Jersey 50% 25% 12% 12% 240
New York 52% 28% 13% 7% 532
North Carolina 49% 34% 12% 5% 356
North Dakota 42% 33% 21% 4% 125
Ohio 51% 29% 13% 6% 396
Oklahoma 53% 29% 13% 5% 164
Oregon 45% 41% 8% 5% 111
Pennsylvania 55% 27% 11% 6% 463
South Carolina 51% 33% 10% 7% 214
South Dakota 45% 36% 14% 5% 119
Tennessee 50% 31% 11% 8% 315
Texas 47% 33% 13% 7% 953
Utah 35% 39% 16% 10% 117
Virginia 45% 32% 17% 7% 282
Washington 41% 38% 17% 5% 189
West Virginia 60% 26% 10% 4% 141
Wisconsin 49% 31% 15% 5% 189
Wyoming 32% 49% 17% 3% 106

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