Views about human evolution among who believe in Hell by state (2014) Switch to: State among who believe in Hell by views about human evolution

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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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Alabama 13% 27% 2% 53% 5% 367
Alaska 20% 27% 3% 44% 6% 144
Arizona 21% 30% < 1% 44% 4% 330
Arkansas 13% 30% 2% 52% 3% 232
California 25% 29% 3% 40% 4% 1,669
Colorado 20% 27% 2% 49% 3% 235
Connecticut 21% 34% 3% 40% 2% 160
Delaware 25% 31% 1% 37% 6% 168
District of Columbia 26% 36% 6% 30% 2% 132
Florida 20% 32% 3% 41% 4% 1,087
Georgia 15% 30% 3% 48% 5% 634
Hawaii 26% 30% 2% 38% 4% 146
Idaho 12% 32% 4% 47% 5% 171
Illinois 22% 31% 2% 41% 4% 713
Indiana 18% 31% 2% 46% 4% 417
Iowa 17% 36% 3% 40% 5% 192
Kansas 22% 27% 3% 45% 3% 192
Kentucky 16% 26% 3% 50% 5% 321
Louisiana 16% 31% 3% 46% 4% 318
Maine 30% 22% 4% 37% 6% 123
Maryland 25% 33% 4% 34% 4% 304
Massachusetts 28% 37% 3% 29% 4% 231
Michigan 22% 27% 3% 44% 4% 571
Minnesota 22% 25% 6% 43% 5% 303
Mississippi 11% 23% 3% 59% 5% 243
Missouri 18% 28% 4% 47% 3% 413
Montana 24% 22% < 1% 49% 5% 149
Nebraska 20% 34% 4% 35% 7% 191
Nevada 19% 30% 6% 42% 4% 154
New Hampshire 26% 32% 1% 38% 3% 118
New Jersey 24% 28% 3% 40% 5% 432
New Mexico 16% 27% 4% 52% 2% 149
New York 21% 29% 5% 41% 4% 886
North Carolina 14% 34% 4% 42% 5% 664
North Dakota 17% 29% 5% 43% 6% 218
Ohio 15% 30% 4% 45% 5% 669
Oklahoma 12% 31% 2% 47% 8% 258
Oregon 21% 30% 3% 42% 5% 170
Pennsylvania 22% 25% 3% 48% 3% 756
Rhode Island 24% 32% 2% 39% 3% 141
South Carolina 13% 30% 2% 52% 3% 332
South Dakota 19% 25% 2% 50% 4% 191
Tennessee 11% 23% 2% 56% 8% 483
Texas 18% 29% 4% 45% 4% 1,612
Utah 15% 35% 5% 42% 4% 139
Virginia 15% 35% 1% 45% 3% 503
Washington 16% 29% 6% 44% 5% 302
West Virginia 12% 24% 3% 55% 5% 229
Wisconsin 22% 30% 1% 42% 5% 327
Wyoming 24% 29% 5% 39% 3% 182

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