Racial and ethnic composition 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 race/ethnicity

% of adults who say humans always existed in present form who identify as…

State White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 235. 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 67% 27% < 1% 3% 3% 235
Arizona 57% 5% 3% 26% 8% 205
Arkansas 78% 14% 1% 4% 3% 142
California 36% 7% 12% 42% 3% 947
Colorado 66% 7% 1% 23% 3% 149
Florida 57% 19% 1% 20% 4% 645
Georgia 60% 28% < 1% 8% 4% 369
Idaho 84% < 1% 1% 14% < 1% 118
Illinois 64% 19% 2% 13% 2% 381
Indiana 87% 5% 1% 4% 3% 238
Iowa 91% 4% 3% < 1% 2% 101
Kansas 81% 8% 1% 7% 3% 122
Kentucky 93% 4% < 1% 2% 2% 193
Louisiana 57% 34% < 1% 4% 5% 170
Maryland 47% 37% 2% 9% 6% 162
Massachusetts 65% 11% 1% 18% 5% 114
Michigan 77% 14% 1% 4% 4% 331
Minnesota 86% 5% 1% 4% 3% 175
Mississippi 60% 36% < 1% 2% 2% 164
Missouri 83% 11% < 1% 4% 2% 234
Montana 92% 1% < 1% 1% 6% 103
Nebraska 80% 6% 2% 9% 3% 100
New Jersey 51% 19% 5% 19% 6% 235
New York 52% 20% 6% 17% 4% 528
North Carolina 70% 20% 1% 6% 2% 353
North Dakota 88% 1% 1% 3% 8% 123
Ohio 81% 11% 2% 3% 3% 388
Oklahoma 69% 8% < 1% 6% 17% 163
Oregon 82% < 1% 1% 10% 8% 108
Pennsylvania 78% 12% 2% 5% 2% 459
South Carolina 66% 25% < 1% 5% 3% 212
South Dakota 86% < 1% 1% 2% 11% 119
Tennessee 81% 15% < 1% 2% 2% 312
Texas 47% 14% 2% 34% 3% 947
Utah 80% 1% 1% 14% 3% 115
Virginia 58% 26% 4% 8% 3% 278
Washington 75% 5% 4% 11% 5% 189
West Virginia 94% 3% < 1% < 1% 3% 141
Wisconsin 84% 9% < 1% 5% 2% 186
Wyoming 89% < 1% < 1% 6% 5% 106

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