Views about human evolution among democrats and Democratic leaners by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among democrats and Democratic leaners by views about human evolution

% of democrats and Democratic leaners 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 72% 13% 4% 9% 2% 184
Catholic 35% 30% 4% 28% 3% 3,118
Evangelical Protestant 16% 31% 2% 46% 4% 2,307
Hindu 69% 13% 1% 15% 1% 113
Historically Black Protestant 17% 32% 3% 43% 5% 1,557
Jewish 69% 15% 4% 9% 2% 575
Mainline Protestant 38% 30% 5% 23% 4% 2,511
Mormon 32% 33% 2% 28% 5% 110
Muslim 25% 25% 3% 42% 5% 150
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 71% 12% 4% 11% 2% 4,348

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