Views about human evolution among democrats and Democratic leaners by state (2014) Switch to: State among democrats and Democratic leaners 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 23% 29% 2% 43% 4% 181
Alaska 60% 19% 5% 12% 4% 107
Arizona 46% 22% 5% 24% 3% 243
Arkansas 27% 30% 3% 36% 4% 122
California 50% 21% 4% 23% 3% 1,856
Colorado 55% 22% 4% 18% 1% 211
Connecticut 50% 22% 4% 24% 1% 193
Delaware 39% 24% 3% 27% 6% 161
District of Columbia 49% 27% 4% 18% 1% 223
Florida 39% 26% 5% 28% 2% 872
Georgia 35% 28% 3% 29% 6% 396
Hawaii 49% 20% 3% 24% 4% 159
Idaho 43% 29% 6% 18% 5% 111
Illinois 45% 26% 4% 24% 1% 632
Indiana 34% 31% 4% 29% 1% 254
Iowa 49% 21% 3% 22% 4% 136
Kentucky 35% 29% < 1% 29% 6% 195
Louisiana 32% 24% 2% 35% 7% 200
Maine 63% 12% 7% 14% 3% 152
Maryland 43% 28% 3% 25% 2% 372
Massachusetts 53% 22% 5% 17% 3% 404
Michigan 40% 26% 5% 26% 4% 470
Minnesota 50% 21% 4% 20% 5% 273
Mississippi 23% 26% 4% 45% 3% 128
Missouri 36% 24% 3% 32% 4% 271
Montana 62% 23% < 1% 15% < 1% 107
Nebraska 47% 25% < 1% 28% < 1% 112
Nevada 43% 27% 3% 24% 3% 133
New Hampshire 67% 18% 1% 13% 1% 141
New Jersey 47% 21% 4% 24% 4% 444
New Mexico 44% 28% 5% 21% 2% 164
New York 46% 22% 4% 25% 3% 1,025
North Carolina 35% 32% 4% 25% 4% 458
North Dakota 48% 21% 4% 24% 3% 108
Ohio 37% 26% 4% 31% 2% 472
Oklahoma 31% 25% 3% 36% 4% 161
Oregon 54% 23% 5% 15% 3% 207
Pennsylvania 42% 25% 3% 27% 4% 641
Rhode Island 45% 21% 3% 30% 1% 153
South Carolina 33% 24% 4% 34% 5% 188
South Dakota 32% 20% 6% 33% 9% 109
Tennessee 25% 23% 4% 42% 6% 232
Texas 35% 26% 4% 31% 4% 979
Utah 56% 29% 5% 7% 3% 100
Vermont 66% 15% 7% 11% 1% 178
Virginia 40% 28% 3% 27% 2% 357
Washington 55% 20% 6% 18% 2% 338
West Virginia 27% 23% 6% 36% 8% 139
Wisconsin 53% 21% 2% 22% 2% 242

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