Views about human evolution among adults who read scripture at least once a week by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who read scripture at least once a week by views about human evolution

% of adults who read scripture at least once a week 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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Alabama 8% 28% 2% 57% 5% 295
Arizona 9% 26% 3% 54% 9% 246
Arkansas 9% 30% 2% 56% 4% 162
California 16% 28% 2% 48% 6% 1,084
Colorado 11% 29% 3% 51% 6% 152
Florida 14% 26% 2% 53% 5% 702
Georgia 12% 26% 2% 55% 5% 473
Idaho 4% 27% 3% 58% 9% 132
Illinois 19% 28% 2% 47% 5% 409
Indiana 7% 25% 3% 62% 3% 247
Iowa 10% 29% 2% 51% 7% 104
Kansas 13% 23% 2% 59% 4% 109
Kentucky 10% 24% 1% 60% 5% 202
Louisiana 11% 24% 3% 54% 7% 229
Maryland 14% 33% 3% 45% 5% 220
Massachusetts 15% 30% 9% 35% 11% 110
Michigan 10% 21% 4% 60% 5% 332
Minnesota 8% 19% 4% 64% 6% 168
Mississippi 8% 20% 1% 65% 7% 192
Missouri 8% 28% 2% 58% 4% 257
Montana 13% 18% 2% 61% 7% 106
New Jersey 14% 28% 3% 47% 8% 231
New Mexico 12% 24% 4% 60% 1% 115
New York 15% 22% 5% 52% 6% 511
North Carolina 11% 26% 3% 54% 6% 458
Ohio 10% 23% 3% 57% 6% 429
Oklahoma 13% 26% 1% 50% 9% 193
Oregon 12% 28% 2% 49% 9% 121
Pennsylvania 12% 20% 3% 61% 4% 432
South Carolina 10% 24% 2% 59% 6% 252
Tennessee 7% 21% 3% 61% 8% 368
Texas 10% 26% 4% 55% 5% 1,103
Utah 9% 30% 1% 56% 4% 171
Virginia 9% 29% 2% 55% 4% 356
Washington 12% 22% 5% 56% 6% 218
West Virginia 6% 16% 4% 67% 7% 136
Wisconsin 8% 27% 1% 55% 10% 156
Wyoming 11% 16% 4% 63% 6% 115

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