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

% of Evangelical Protestants 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 10% 27% 2% 57% 4% 245
Arizona 13% 26% 2% 57% 2% 171
Arkansas 9% 32% < 1% 55% 3% 145
California 11% 28% 2% 55% 5% 718
Colorado 12% 28% 3% 53% 4% 126
Florida 11% 27% 3% 54% 5% 461
Georgia 13% 25% 1% 55% 5% 364
Illinois 14% 26% 2% 52% 6% 272
Indiana 10% 24% 2% 63% 1% 208
Kentucky 14% 21% 3% 59% 3% 213
Louisiana 14% 21% 3% 59% 4% 120
Maryland 16% 24% 1% 54% 5% 108
Michigan 10% 20% 3% 62% 4% 240
Minnesota 9% 16% 3% 70% 3% 110
Mississippi 11% 18% 2% 65% 3% 134
Missouri 14% 21% 2% 58% 4% 222
New York 11% 25% 3% 55% 6% 182
North Carolina 8% 26% 2% 57% 8% 345
Ohio 8% 23% 5% 57% 7% 321
Oklahoma 11% 27% 1% 52% 9% 188
Oregon 8% 34% 3% 52% 3% 116
Pennsylvania 7% 22% 1% 66% 4% 248
South Carolina 6% 26% 1% 65% 3% 169
Tennessee 9% 23% 2% 60% 6% 348
Texas 11% 27% 2% 55% 4% 821
Virginia 10% 35% 2% 52% 2% 243
Washington 8% 19% 6% 62% 5% 166
West Virginia 7% 14% 4% 67% 7% 117
Wisconsin 12% 25% 1% 55% 8% 135

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