Views about human evolution among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by views about human evolution

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups 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
Sample size = 190. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Alabama 28% 28% 5% 35% 3% 190
Alaska 48% 22% 5% 20% 6% 211
Arizona 48% 23% 4% 21% 4% 388
Arkansas 32% 27% 4% 36% 2% 129
California 53% 20% 5% 19% 4% 2,338
Colorado 51% 22% 3% 20% 4% 319
Connecticut 48% 23% 5% 22% 2% 265
Delaware 50% 23% 4% 21% 2% 181
District of Columbia 53% 20% 6% 16% 4% 197
Florida 43% 25% 5% 23% 3% 1,213
Georgia 39% 26% 4% 25% 5% 455
Hawaii 57% 16% 6% 20% < 1% 192
Idaho 35% 35% 5% 22% 4% 171
Illinois 49% 25% 3% 20% 3% 823
Indiana 42% 24% 5% 25% 5% 344
Iowa 46% 26% 4% 20% 3% 202
Kansas 45% 20% 5% 25% 5% 163
Kentucky 39% 26% 5% 26% 5% 209
Louisiana 37% 32% 3% 24% 3% 212
Maine 57% 15% 5% 19% 4% 239
Maryland 52% 24% 4% 18% 2% 398
Massachusetts 57% 19% 6% 15% 3% 542
Michigan 44% 25% 3% 24% 4% 589
Minnesota 43% 24% 7% 23% 3% 346
Mississippi 33% 26% 2% 38% 1% 100
Missouri 41% 26% 4% 26% 3% 369
Montana 48% 24% 4% 22% 2% 198
Nebraska 41% 30% 5% 20% 4% 169
Nevada 52% 18% 8% 18% 4% 198
New Hampshire 56% 19% 2% 21% 2% 219
New Jersey 49% 22% 6% 20% 4% 559
New Mexico 42% 29% 7% 20% 2% 190
New York 49% 22% 4% 22% 3% 1,319
North Carolina 42% 29% 5% 21% 4% 497
North Dakota 42% 27% 3% 24% 5% 210
Ohio 38% 27% 6% 26% 4% 643
Oklahoma 32% 26% 3% 34% 4% 178
Oregon 52% 23% 4% 18% 3% 272
Pennsylvania 44% 24% 4% 24% 4% 845
Rhode Island 51% 23% 5% 18% 2% 213
South Carolina 38% 27% 4% 28% 4% 209
South Dakota 33% 29% 4% 28% 7% 182
Tennessee 34% 22% 2% 32% 9% 257
Texas 40% 26% 4% 25% 5% 1,244
Utah 51% 25% 6% 17% 2% 122
Vermont 63% 14% 5% 14% 3% 241
Virginia 45% 28% 4% 19% 4% 484
Washington 55% 18% 9% 15% 2% 446
West Virginia 31% 27% 7% 31% 5% 145
Wisconsin 43% 27% 2% 24% 4% 387
Wyoming 40% 26% 10% 20% 4% 183

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