Views about human evolution among men by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among men by views about human evolution

% of men who say humans…

Religious tradition 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
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Buddhist 67% 13% 9% 11% < 1% 138
Catholic 33% 33% 4% 26% 4% 3,426
Evangelical Protestant 11% 26% 2% 56% 5% 4,061
Hindu 63% 12% 2% 18% 4% 136
Historically Black Protestant 16% 34% 3% 43% 4% 818
Jewish 60% 19% 5% 14% 3% 428
Mainline Protestant 31% 33% 6% 26% 5% 2,778
Mormon 10% 31% 3% 48% 9% 347
Muslim 25% 25% 5% 40% 6% 152
Orthodox Christian 26% 29% 3% 37% 5% 106
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 66% 13% 5% 13% 3% 4,471

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