Views about human evolution among Catholics by state (2014) Switch to: State among Catholics by views about human evolution

% of Catholics 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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Arizona 29% 28% < 1% 36% 6% 127
California 36% 26% 3% 28% 6% 878
Connecticut 37% 33% 3% 28% < 1% 120
Florida 29% 32% 4% 31% 5% 428
Illinois 32% 35% 3% 26% 4% 356
Indiana 21% 35% 6% 34% 4% 123
Louisiana 18% 40% 3% 33% 6% 130
Maryland 36% 29% 4% 29% 1% 103
Massachusetts 36% 32% 6% 23% 3% 238
Michigan 30% 35% 5% 26% 5% 197
Minnesota 29% 28% 8% 31% 4% 128
New Jersey 31% 31% 5% 28% 5% 327
New York 28% 31% 5% 30% 6% 635
Ohio 24% 37% 2% 32% 4% 227
Pennsylvania 33% 31% 4% 28% 4% 355
Rhode Island 25% 35% 3% 30% 7% 146
Texas 29% 29% 4% 34% 5% 540
Virginia 28% 36% 1% 30% 5% 119
Washington 36% 36% 10% 17% 1% 112
Wisconsin 25% 39% 2% 27% 7% 153

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