Views about human evolution among republicans and Republican leaners by state (2014) Switch to: State among republicans and Republican 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 16% 26% 3% 50% 4% 268
Alaska 25% 28% 3% 40% 4% 138
Arizona 25% 27% 1% 44% 3% 291
Arkansas 15% 30% 1% 53% 2% 140
California 31% 25% 4% 36% 4% 1,203
Colorado 22% 26% 4% 44% 4% 213
Connecticut 29% 30% 1% 38% 3% 124
Florida 24% 29% 2% 41% 3% 812
Georgia 17% 27% 3% 50% 3% 416
Idaho 15% 27% 1% 50% 6% 157
Illinois 24% 29% 1% 41% 5% 460
Indiana 21% 25% 3% 49% 2% 286
Iowa 18% 32% 3% 42% 6% 140
Kansas 19% 24% 5% 49% 3% 158
Kentucky 15% 20% 4% 57% 3% 188
Louisiana 16% 30% 3% 48% 3% 198
Maine 36% 21% 1% 38% 3% 108
Maryland 27% 30% 5% 34% 4% 192
Massachusetts 46% 27% 5% 19% 3% 197
Michigan 23% 22% 3% 49% 4% 336
Minnesota 20% 26% 4% 46% 4% 215
Mississippi 17% 18% 2% 61% 3% 142
Missouri 22% 28% 4% 43% 3% 266
Montana 24% 21% 3% 48% 4% 155
Nebraska 15% 37% 7% 36% 5% 156
Nevada 25% 22% 10% 38% 4% 133
New Hampshire 28% 29% 3% 35% 5% 116
New Jersey 30% 30% 2% 33% 4% 297
New Mexico 16% 27% 4% 52% 1% 106
New York 28% 26% 4% 37% 5% 604
North Carolina 18% 26% 3% 47% 5% 412
North Dakota 20% 30% 1% 44% 4% 176
Ohio 19% 28% 4% 42% 6% 485
Oklahoma 15% 29% 1% 46% 8% 177
Oregon 21% 23% 3% 43% 10% 141
Pennsylvania 21% 24% 3% 49% 3% 546
South Carolina 14% 29% 1% 51% 5% 218
South Dakota 20% 27% 1% 49% 3% 169
Tennessee 11% 23% 1% 58% 7% 333
Texas 20% 28% 3% 46% 4% 1,080
Utah 9% 30% 2% 55% 4% 174
Virginia 21% 30% 2% 42% 5% 389
Washington 21% 25% 6% 44% 3% 236
West Virginia 11% 19% 2% 66% 2% 125
Wisconsin 22% 28% 2% 40% 9% 263
Wyoming 22% 28% 3% 44% 3% 190

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