Views about human evolution among Christians by state (2014) Switch to: State among Christians 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% 443
Alaska 17% 28% 4% 45% 6% 187
Arizona 20% 31% 2% 42% 5% 448
Arkansas 12% 32% 2% 51% 3% 247
California 26% 28% 3% 38% 5% 2,289
Colorado 22% 31% 2% 41% 4% 323
Connecticut 30% 31% 2% 35% 3% 251
Delaware 25% 26% 3% 40% 5% 209
District of Columbia 32% 35% 4% 27% 2% 188
Florida 21% 29% 4% 41% 5% 1,415
Georgia 17% 30% 2% 45% 5% 781
Hawaii 24% 31% 3% 41% 1% 185
Idaho 14% 31% 3% 47% 6% 222
Illinois 26% 31% 3% 36% 5% 977
Indiana 17% 31% 4% 46% 3% 492
Iowa 21% 33% 5% 35% 6% 261
Kansas 21% 28% 3% 45% 3% 241
Kentucky 14% 28% 3% 49% 6% 345
Louisiana 17% 29% 3% 45% 6% 387
Maine 36% 22% 5% 33% 5% 191
Maryland 25% 32% 4% 34% 4% 433
Massachusetts 33% 30% 5% 27% 5% 412
Michigan 22% 26% 4% 44% 4% 717
Minnesota 24% 25% 6% 41% 4% 433
Mississippi 12% 23% 3% 57% 5% 269
Missouri 20% 28% 5% 44% 4% 486
Montana 26% 23% 1% 44% 6% 202
Nebraska 23% 34% 4% 35% 4% 243
Nevada 22% 27% 4% 41% 6% 207
New Hampshire 26% 31% 1% 38% 3% 188
New Jersey 27% 28% 5% 35% 4% 611
New Mexico 22% 29% 6% 41% 2% 222
New York 22% 29% 5% 38% 5% 1,222
North Carolina 16% 32% 4% 41% 6% 796
North Dakota 20% 29% 4% 41% 5% 276
Ohio 18% 29% 4% 43% 6% 863
Oklahoma 15% 29% 2% 48% 7% 312
Oregon 19% 31% 5% 37% 7% 244
Pennsylvania 22% 28% 4% 42% 4% 1,037
Rhode Island 25% 31% 2% 37% 5% 239
South Carolina 16% 28% 3% 48% 5% 394
South Dakota 17% 25% 3% 49% 6% 242
Tennessee 14% 23% 3% 53% 7% 552
Texas 19% 28% 4% 44% 5% 1,979
Utah 15% 33% 3% 46% 4% 234
Vermont 37% 27% 5% 29% 2% 156
Virginia 17% 35% 2% 43% 3% 644
Washington 22% 26% 7% 41% 4% 444
West Virginia 12% 23% 4% 55% 5% 245
Wisconsin 23% 30% 2% 40% 6% 439
Wyoming 22% 26% 7% 43% 3% 225

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