Importance of religion in one's life among who do not believe in Heaven by views about human evolution (2014) Switch to: Views about human evolution among who do not believe in Heaven by importance of religion

% of who do not believe in Heaven who say religion is…

Views about human evolution Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
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Evolved; due to natural processes 7% 17% 27% 48% 1% 5,816
Evolved; due to God's design 34% 30% 17% 18% < 1% 737
Evolved; don't know how 19% 27% 28% 24% 2% 308
Always existed in present form 48% 21% 13% 18% < 1% 973
Don't know 32% 21% 20% 25% 2% 139

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