Views about human evolution by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area by views about human evolution

% of adults who say humans…

Metro area Evolved; due to natural processes Evolved; due to God's design Evolved; don't know how Always existed in present form Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 510. 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.
Atlanta Metro Area 29% 28% 2% 36% 6% 510
Baltimore Metro Area 46% 22% 5% 23% 4% 250
Boston Metro Area 48% 22% 6% 19% 5% 498
Chicago Metro Area 40% 27% 3% 27% 3% 867
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 25% 27% 4% 40% 4% 659
Detroit Metro Area 34% 22% 2% 36% 6% 374
Houston Metro Area 30% 26% 2% 40% 2% 514
Los Angeles Metro Area 40% 22% 4% 29% 4% 1,076
Miami Metro Area 34% 29% 5% 27% 4% 483
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 34% 24% 7% 30% 6% 342
New York City Metro Area 39% 24% 5% 27% 5% 1,786
Philadelphia Metro Area 37% 25% 4% 30% 4% 722
Phoenix Metro Area 36% 26% 3% 30% 5% 397
Pittsburgh Metro Area 33% 28% 2% 32% 5% 252
Providence Metro Area 40% 24% 4% 30% 2% 351
Riverside, CA Metro Area 30% 22% 4% 39% 5% 373
San Diego Metro Area 44% 19% 4% 26% 6% 321
San Francisco Metro Area 55% 19% 3% 19% 3% 485
Seattle Metro Area 51% 18% 7% 22% 3% 333
St. Louis Metro Area 27% 33% 3% 33% 4% 274
Tampa Metro Area 37% 21% 3% 35% 4% 320
Washington, DC Metro Area 39% 28% 4% 26% 3% 913

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