Views about human evolution among members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod

% of members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod who say humans…

Survey year 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
Sample size = 459. 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 18% 32% 2% 45% 3% 459

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod by views about human evolution

% of members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod who are ages…

Views about human evolution 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ 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.
Evolved; due to God's design 10% 30% 32% 28% 141
Always existed in present form 7% 30% 32% 32% 201

Generational cohort among members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod by views about human evolution

% of members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod who are…

Views about human evolution Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest 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.
Evolved; due to God's design 7% 5% 28% 39% 20% 1% 141
Always existed in present form 5% 5% 27% 39% 22% 2% 201

Gender composition among members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod by views about human evolution

% of members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod who are…

Views about human evolution Men Women 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.
Evolved; due to God's design 49% 51% 143
Always existed in present form 43% 57% 206

Racial and ethnic composition among members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod by views about human evolution

% of members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod who identify as…

Views about human evolution White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed 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.
Evolved; due to God's design 94% 2% 1% 1% 1% 142
Always existed in present form 97% 1% < 1% 2% < 1% 205

Immigrant status among members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod by views about human evolution

% of members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod who are…

Views about human evolution Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher 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.
Evolved; due to God's design 2% 4% 93% 142
Always existed in present form 2% 6% 92% 205

Income distribution among members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod by views about human evolution

% of members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod who have a household income of…

Views about human evolution Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more 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.
Evolved; due to God's design 19% 26% 34% 21% 128
Always existed in present form 23% 24% 31% 22% 171

Educational distribution among members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod by views about human evolution

% of members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod who have completed…

Views about human evolution High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree 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.
Evolved; due to God's design 32% 42% 15% 10% 142
Always existed in present form 40% 26% 25% 9% 205

Marital status among members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod by views about human evolution

% of members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod who are…

Views about human evolution Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married 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.
Evolved; due to God's design 63% 2% 9% 12% 14% 143
Always existed in present form 60% 5% 10% 12% 13% 206

Parent of children under 18 among members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod by views about human evolution

% of members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod who are…

Views about human evolution Parents Non-parents 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.
Evolved; due to God's design 22% 78% 143
Always existed in present form 22% 78% 206

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod by views about human evolution

% of members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod who say they…

Views about human evolution 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 = 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.
Evolved; due to God's design 86% 14% < 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 143
Always existed in present form 88% 11% < 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 206

Importance of religion in one's life among members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod by views about human evolution

% of members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod who say religion is…

Views about human evolution 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.
Evolved; due to God's design 63% 35% 2% 1% < 1% 143
Always existed in present form 78% 20% 1% 2% < 1% 206

Attendance at religious services among members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod by views about human evolution

% of members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod who attend religious services…

Views about human evolution At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never 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.
Evolved; due to God's design 39% 47% 15% < 1% 143
Always existed in present form 57% 30% 13% < 1% 206

Frequency of prayer among members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod by views about human evolution

% of members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod who pray…

Views about human evolution At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never 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.
Evolved; due to God's design 63% 25% 6% 5% < 1% 143
Always existed in present form 75% 15% 7% 3% 1% 206

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod by views about human evolution

% of members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod who attend prayer group…

Views about human evolution At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never 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.
Evolved; due to God's design 16% 10% 12% 61% < 1% 143
Always existed in present form 32% 15% 8% 44% 1% 206

Frequency of meditation among members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod by views about human evolution

% of members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod who meditate…

Views about human evolution At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never 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.
Evolved; due to God's design 43% 6% 3% 48% < 1% 143
Always existed in present form 47% 5% 4% 42% 2% 206

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod by views about human evolution

% of members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

Views about human evolution At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never 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.
Evolved; due to God's design 60% 24% 9% 6% < 1% 143
Always existed in present form 72% 13% 7% 8% 1% 206

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod by views about human evolution

% of members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Views about human evolution At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never 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.
Evolved; due to God's design 34% 18% 20% 27% 1% 143
Always existed in present form 45% 19% 7% 28% 2% 206

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod by views about human evolution

% of members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Views about human evolution Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science 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.
Evolved; due to God's design 30% 9% 56% 5% < 1% 143
Always existed in present form 59% 6% 31% 1% 3% 206

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod by views about human evolution

% of members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod who say…

Views about human evolution 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 = 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.
Evolved; due to God's design 34% 64% 2% < 1% 143
Always existed in present form 51% 48% 1% < 1% 206

Frequency of reading scripture among members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod by views about human evolution

% of members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod who read scripture…

Views about human evolution At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never 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.
Evolved; due to God's design 24% 20% 8% 48% < 1% 143
Always existed in present form 45% 14% 15% 25% 1% 206

Interpreting scripture among members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod by views about human evolution

% of members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod who say the holy scripture is…

Views about human evolution 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 = 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.
Evolved; due to God's design 31% 52% 2% 8% 7% 143
Always existed in present form 55% 34% 5% 6% < 1% 206

Belief in Heaven among members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod by views about human evolution

% of members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod who …in heaven

Views about human evolution Believe Don't believe Other/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.
Evolved; due to God's design 90% 6% 4% 143
Always existed in present form 89% 4% 7% 206

Belief in Hell among members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod by views about human evolution

% of members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod who …in hell

Views about human evolution Believe Don't believe Other/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.
Evolved; due to God's design 77% 15% 7% 143
Always existed in present form 81% 12% 7% 206

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod by views about human evolution

% of members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod who identify as…

Views about human evolution Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. 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.
Evolved; due to God's design 64% 7% 28% 143
Always existed in present form 59% 18% 23% 206

Political ideology among members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod by views about human evolution

% of members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod who are…

Views about human evolution Conservative Moderate Liberal 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.
Evolved; due to God's design 47% 38% 12% 3% 143
Always existed in present form 62% 26% 5% 7% 206

Views about size of government among members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod by views about human evolution

% of members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod who would rather have…

Views about human evolution Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends 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.
Evolved; due to God's design 68% 28% 1% 3% 143
Always existed in present form 78% 17% 2% 2% 206

Views about government aid to the poor among members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod by views about human evolution

% of members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod who say government aid to the poor…

Views about human evolution Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally 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.
Evolved; due to God's design 60% 38% 1% 1% 143
Always existed in present form 69% 27% 2% 1% 206

Views about abortion among members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod by views about human evolution

% of members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod who say abortion should be…

Views about human evolution Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases 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.
Evolved; due to God's design 57% 43% 1% 143
Always existed in present form 32% 64% 4% 206

Views about homosexuality among members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod by views about human evolution

% of members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod who say homosexuality…

Views about human evolution Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally 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.
Evolved; due to God's design 67% 28% 3% 1% 143
Always existed in present form 41% 53% 3% 3% 206

Views about same-sex marriage among members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod by views about human evolution

% of members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod who …same-sex marriage

Views about human evolution Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose 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.
Evolved; due to God's design 54% 36% 10% 143
Always existed in present form 31% 65% 5% 206

Views about environmental regulation among members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod by views about human evolution

% of members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod who say…

Views about human evolution 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 = 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.
Evolved; due to God's design 42% 56% < 1% 2% 143
Always existed in present form 52% 46% 1% 1% 206