Views about human evolution among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by views about human evolution

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who say humans…

State 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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Arizona 47% 23% 4% 23% 3% 121
California 48% 22% 7% 19% 4% 803
Colorado 47% 23% 5% 19% 6% 118
Florida 45% 26% 5% 20% 4% 377
Georgia 40% 32% 6% 18% 5% 141
Illinois 48% 22% 6% 21% 3% 274
Indiana 36% 31% 7% 20% 7% 126
Maryland 59% 30% 4% 6% 1% 116
Massachusetts 51% 24% 7% 17% 1% 175
Michigan 50% 23% 5% 19% 3% 203
Minnesota 46% 25% 10% 17% 2% 126
Missouri 49% 24% 6% 19% 1% 110
New Jersey 48% 23% 6% 20% 3% 220
New York 41% 28% 6% 23% 3% 425
North Carolina 48% 21% 5% 21% 4% 161
Ohio 44% 29% 6% 18% 2% 208
Pennsylvania 48% 26% 3% 20% 3% 275
Texas 43% 25% 4% 23% 4% 443
Virginia 53% 27% 2% 15% 2% 168
Washington 51% 23% 9% 13% 3% 156
Wisconsin 46% 27% 4% 17% 5% 131

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