Views about human evolution among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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 14% 24% 2% 55% 5% 380
Alaska 27% 25% 5% 37% 7% 178
Arizona 20% 29% 3% 41% 7% 404
Arkansas 11% 29% 2% 53% 4% 202
California 33% 24% 4% 34% 4% 2,151
Colorado 31% 25% 3% 36% 5% 288
Connecticut 29% 28% 4% 36% 4% 188
Delaware 28% 24% 4% 38% 5% 167
District of Columbia 32% 35% 6% 24% 3% 153
Florida 24% 27% 4% 40% 4% 1,255
Georgia 18% 29% 3% 46% 4% 648
Hawaii 29% 27% 5% 36% 3% 195
Idaho 17% 29% 4% 45% 5% 207
Illinois 28% 28% 3% 37% 4% 749
Indiana 19% 28% 4% 46% 3% 388
Iowa 26% 28% 3% 37% 6% 185
Kansas 20% 29% 5% 43% 3% 195
Kentucky 17% 26% 2% 52% 4% 278
Louisiana 18% 28% 3% 44% 7% 307
Maine 39% 21% 5% 31% 4% 148
Maryland 30% 30% 3% 33% 4% 368
Massachusetts 35% 26% 6% 27% 6% 324
Michigan 24% 26% 3% 43% 4% 575
Minnesota 31% 22% 4% 39% 5% 328
Mississippi 14% 19% 3% 59% 5% 219
Missouri 18% 29% 3% 47% 3% 386
Montana 25% 25% 3% 42% 5% 171
Nebraska 24% 31% 3% 38% 3% 188
Nevada 27% 27% 5% 35% 6% 195
New Hampshire 32% 27% 2% 36% 3% 147
New Jersey 31% 26% 4% 33% 6% 507
New Mexico 25% 32% 3% 38% 2% 192
New York 28% 26% 4% 37% 4% 1,019
North Carolina 20% 29% 3% 42% 6% 684
North Dakota 23% 24% 2% 47% 4% 189
Ohio 22% 26% 4% 43% 5% 683
Oklahoma 19% 23% 2% 48% 8% 259
Oregon 31% 26% 3% 32% 7% 238
Pennsylvania 24% 24% 3% 46% 4% 781
Rhode Island 28% 29% < 1% 40% 3% 168
South Carolina 15% 27% 2% 51% 4% 352
South Dakota 23% 29% < 1% 45% 4% 195
Tennessee 14% 23% 2% 54% 7% 476
Texas 19% 28% 4% 45% 4% 1,633
Utah 21% 29% 2% 45% 4% 221
Vermont 51% 19% 5% 23% 1% 153
Virginia 16% 32% 3% 44% 4% 512
Washington 27% 23% 7% 39% 4% 406
West Virginia 16% 23% 2% 56% 3% 204
Wisconsin 26% 28% 2% 37% 7% 323
Wyoming 20% 27% 5% 43% 4% 193

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