Importance of religion in one's life among adults who say humans evolved due to God's design

% of adults who say humans evolved due to God's design who say religion is…

Survey year Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,717. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 61% 29% 6% 4% < 1% 8,717

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Importance of religion in one's life among adults who say humans evolved due to God's design by religious group

% of adults who say humans evolved due to God's design who say religion is…

Religious tradition Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 0. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Catholic 63% 32% 4% 1% < 1% 2,402
Evangelical Protestant 73% 24% 2% 1% 1% 2,111
Historically Black Protestant 84% 14% 1% < 1% < 1% 595
Jewish 62% 27% 11% < 1% 1% 126
Mainline Protestant 57% 36% 6% 1% 1% 1,925
Mormon 81% 16% 2% 1% < 1% 192
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 26% 33% 21% 19% 1% 944

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who say humans evolved due to God's design by importance of religion

% of adults who say humans evolved due to God's design who are ages…

Importance of religion in one's life 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 5,412. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Very important 19% 34% 29% 18% 5,412
Somewhat important 26% 34% 28% 13% 2,381
Not too important 28% 37% 24% 11% 479
Not at all important 37% 32% 21% 10% 257

Generational cohort among adults who say humans evolved due to God's design by importance of religion

% of adults who say humans evolved due to God's design who are…

Importance of religion in one's life Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 5,412. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Very important 11% 14% 28% 34% 12% 1% 5,412
Somewhat important 16% 17% 26% 33% 8% < 1% 2,381
Not too important 15% 20% 31% 29% 5% 1% 479
Not at all important 18% 27% 24% 26% 4% 1% 257

Gender composition among adults who say humans evolved due to God's design by importance of religion

% of adults who say humans evolved due to God's design who are…

Importance of religion in one's life Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 5,508. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Very important 44% 56% 5,508
Somewhat important 53% 47% 2,407
Not too important 61% 39% 492
Not at all important 62% 38% 263

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who say humans evolved due to God's design by importance of religion

% of adults who say humans evolved due to God's design who identify as…

Importance of religion in one's life White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 5,443. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Very important 62% 17% 2% 15% 4% 5,443
Somewhat important 71% 9% 3% 14% 4% 2,377
Not too important 74% 7% 4% 10% 4% 483
Not at all important 57% 11% 3% 23% 5% 260

Immigrant status among adults who say humans evolved due to God's design by importance of religion

% of adults who say humans evolved due to God's design who are…

Importance of religion in one's life Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 5,444. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Very important 14% 9% 77% 5,444
Somewhat important 11% 11% 78% 2,386
Not too important 11% 9% 80% 487
Not at all important 16% 16% 68% 256

Income distribution among adults who say humans evolved due to God's design by importance of religion

% of adults who say humans evolved due to God's design who have a household income of…

Importance of religion in one's life Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 4,843. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Very important 35% 21% 27% 18% 4,843
Somewhat important 31% 22% 28% 19% 2,166
Not too important 31% 19% 31% 19% 439
Not at all important 36% 25% 20% 19% 239

Educational distribution among adults who say humans evolved due to God's design by importance of religion

% of adults who say humans evolved due to God's design who have completed…

Importance of religion in one's life High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 5,484. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Very important 37% 35% 16% 12% 5,484
Somewhat important 38% 35% 17% 9% 2,398
Not too important 37% 37% 16% 10% 487
Not at all important 49% 32% 13% 6% 259

Marital status among adults who say humans evolved due to God's design by importance of religion

% of adults who say humans evolved due to God's design who are…

Importance of religion in one's life Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 5,487. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Very important 52% 7% 14% 6% 21% 5,487
Somewhat important 46% 9% 13% 5% 27% 2,403
Not too important 42% 10% 14% 2% 32% 490
Not at all important 32% 9% 16% 2% 41% 261

Parent of children under 18 among adults who say humans evolved due to God's design by importance of religion

% of adults who say humans evolved due to God's design who are…

Importance of religion in one's life Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 5,494. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Very important 32% 68% 5,494
Somewhat important 29% 71% 2,399
Not too important 29% 71% 489
Not at all important 24% 76% 262

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who say humans evolved due to God's design by importance of religion

% of adults who say humans evolved due to God's design who say they…

Importance of religion in one's life Believe in God; absolutely certain Believe in God; fairly certain Believe in God; not too/not at all certain Believe in God; don't know Do not believe in God Other/don't know if they believe in God Sample Size
Sample size = 5,508. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Very important 87% 11% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 5,508
Somewhat important 60% 35% 3% < 1% 1% 1% 2,407
Not too important 40% 40% 13% < 1% 5% 1% 492
Not at all important 46% 17% 9% < 1% 24% 4% 263

Attendance at religious services among adults who say humans evolved due to God's design by importance of religion

% of adults who say humans evolved due to God's design who attend religious services…

Importance of religion in one's life At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,508. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Very important 55% 33% 12% < 1% 5,508
Somewhat important 14% 57% 29% < 1% 2,407
Not too important 3% 35% 62% < 1% 492
Not at all important 5% 20% 75% < 1% 263

Frequency of prayer among adults who say humans evolved due to God's design by importance of religion

% of adults who say humans evolved due to God's design who pray…

Importance of religion in one's life At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,508. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Very important 80% 15% 3% 3% < 1% 5,508
Somewhat important 41% 31% 12% 15% < 1% 2,407
Not too important 22% 21% 12% 44% < 1% 492
Not at all important 24% 13% 6% 57% < 1% 263

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who say humans evolved due to God's design by importance of religion

% of adults who say humans evolved due to God's design who attend prayer group…

Importance of religion in one's life At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,508. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Very important 34% 14% 12% 40% 1% 5,508
Somewhat important 7% 8% 10% 75% < 1% 2,407
Not too important 2% 3% 4% 91% < 1% 492
Not at all important 6% 1% 5% 87% 1% 263

Frequency of meditation among adults who say humans evolved due to God's design by importance of religion

% of adults who say humans evolved due to God's design who meditate…

Importance of religion in one's life At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,508. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Very important 52% 8% 3% 36% 1% 5,508
Somewhat important 27% 11% 6% 56% 1% 2,407
Not too important 22% 11% 4% 61% 1% 492
Not at all important 35% 6% 6% 53% 1% 263

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who say humans evolved due to God's design by importance of religion

% of adults who say humans evolved due to God's design who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

Importance of religion in one's life At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,508. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Very important 75% 13% 6% 6% 1% 5,508
Somewhat important 44% 23% 18% 15% < 1% 2,407
Not too important 33% 16% 18% 33% 1% 492
Not at all important 51% 9% 9% 29% 2% 263

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who say humans evolved due to God's design by importance of religion

% of adults who say humans evolved due to God's design who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Importance of religion in one's life At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,508. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Very important 50% 16% 12% 20% 1% 5,508
Somewhat important 38% 18% 17% 25% 1% 2,407
Not too important 42% 15% 15% 28% < 1% 492
Not at all important 51% 9% 10% 29% 1% 263

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who say humans evolved due to God's design by importance of religion

% of adults who say humans evolved due to God's design who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Importance of religion in one's life Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,508. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Very important 50% 7% 35% 4% 3% 5,508
Somewhat important 14% 14% 64% 8% 1% 2,407
Not too important 5% 14% 69% 10% 2% 492
Not at all important 6% 21% 59% 13% < 1% 263

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who say humans evolved due to God's design by importance of religion

% of adults who say humans evolved due to God's design who say…

Importance of religion in one's life There are clear standards for what is right and wrong Right or wrong depends on the situation Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,508. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Very important 37% 61% 1% 1% 5,508
Somewhat important 29% 70% 1% < 1% 2,407
Not too important 25% 73% 1% 1% 492
Not at all important 19% 78% 1% 1% 263

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who say humans evolved due to God's design by importance of religion

% of adults who say humans evolved due to God's design who read scripture…

Importance of religion in one's life At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,508. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Very important 51% 14% 10% 24% 1% 5,508
Somewhat important 13% 12% 14% 60% 1% 2,407
Not too important 8% 8% 7% 78% < 1% 492
Not at all important 12% 5% 3% 79% 1% 263

Interpreting scripture among adults who say humans evolved due to God's design by importance of religion

% of adults who say humans evolved due to God's design who say the holy scripture is…

Importance of religion in one's life Word of God; should be taken literally Word of God; not everything taken literally Word of God; other/don't know Not the word of God Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,508. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Very important 37% 42% 3% 12% 7% 5,508
Somewhat important 14% 44% 1% 33% 7% 2,407
Not too important 7% 26% < 1% 56% 11% 492
Not at all important 5% 16% 1% 69% 9% 263

Belief in Heaven among adults who say humans evolved due to God's design by importance of religion

% of adults who say humans evolved due to God's design who …in heaven

Importance of religion in one's life Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,508. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Very important 91% 5% 4% 5,508
Somewhat important 85% 9% 6% 2,407
Not too important 69% 25% 6% 492
Not at all important 43% 47% 10% 263

Belief in Hell among adults who say humans evolved due to God's design by importance of religion

% of adults who say humans evolved due to God's design who …in hell

Importance of religion in one's life Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,508. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Very important 75% 18% 7% 5,508
Somewhat important 64% 29% 7% 2,407
Not too important 47% 45% 8% 492
Not at all important 31% 60% 9% 263

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who say humans evolved due to God's design by importance of religion

% of adults who say humans evolved due to God's design who identify as…

Importance of religion in one's life Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 5,508. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Very important 40% 16% 44% 5,508
Somewhat important 41% 17% 42% 2,407
Not too important 37% 21% 42% 492
Not at all important 27% 30% 43% 263

Political ideology among adults who say humans evolved due to God's design by importance of religion

% of adults who say humans evolved due to God's design who are…

Importance of religion in one's life Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,508. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Very important 41% 35% 19% 5% 5,508
Somewhat important 31% 42% 22% 5% 2,407
Not too important 26% 38% 29% 7% 492
Not at all important 14% 37% 40% 9% 263

Views about size of government among adults who say humans evolved due to God's design by importance of religion

% of adults who say humans evolved due to God's design who would rather have…

Importance of religion in one's life Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,508. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Very important 52% 42% 3% 3% 5,508
Somewhat important 57% 39% 2% 2% 2,407
Not too important 60% 36% 2% 2% 492
Not at all important 46% 45% 3% 6% 263

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who say humans evolved due to God's design by importance of religion

% of adults who say humans evolved due to God's design who say government aid to the poor…

Importance of religion in one's life Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,508. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Very important 45% 50% 4% 2% 5,508
Somewhat important 48% 48% 3% 1% 2,407
Not too important 45% 50% 4% 1% 492
Not at all important 38% 53% 6% 3% 263

Views about abortion among adults who say humans evolved due to God's design by importance of religion

% of adults who say humans evolved due to God's design who say abortion should be…

Importance of religion in one's life Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,508. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Very important 45% 51% 4% 5,508
Somewhat important 63% 34% 3% 2,407
Not too important 73% 23% 3% 492
Not at all important 72% 25% 3% 263

Views about homosexuality among adults who say humans evolved due to God's design by importance of religion

% of adults who say humans evolved due to God's design who say homosexuality…

Importance of religion in one's life Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,508. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Very important 58% 34% 5% 4% 5,508
Somewhat important 77% 17% 4% 2% 2,407
Not too important 78% 18% 3% 1% 492
Not at all important 76% 19% 3% 2% 263

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who say humans evolved due to God's design by importance of religion

% of adults who say humans evolved due to God's design who …same-sex marriage

Importance of religion in one's life Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,508. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Very important 48% 44% 8% 5,508
Somewhat important 67% 26% 7% 2,407
Not too important 70% 22% 8% 492
Not at all important 75% 18% 7% 263

Views about environmental regulation among adults who say humans evolved due to God's design by importance of religion

% of adults who say humans evolved due to God's design who say…

Importance of religion in one's life Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,508. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Very important 38% 58% 2% 2% 5,508
Somewhat important 40% 58% 1% 1% 2,407
Not too important 37% 59% 2% 2% 492
Not at all important 31% 67% 2% 1% 263