Importance of religion in one's life among Evangelical Protestants by views about human evolution (2014) Switch to: Views about human evolution among Evangelical Protestants by importance of religion

% of Evangelical Protestants 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 53% 37% 7% 2% 1% 870
Evolved; due to God's design 73% 24% 2% 1% 1% 2,111
Evolved; don't know how 59% 35% 5% < 1% 1% 199
Always existed in present form 87% 11% 1% 1% < 1% 4,973
Don't know 85% 10% 1% 2% 2% 440

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