Sources of guidance on right and wrong among who believe in Heaven by views about human evolution (2014) Switch to: Views about human evolution among who believe in Heaven by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of who believe in Heaven 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 = 5,147. 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 natural processes 18% 13% 56% 12% 1% 5,147
Evolved; due to God's design 38% 9% 46% 5% 2% 7,498
Evolved; don't know how 27% 10% 48% 5% 10% 881
Always existed in present form 56% 5% 34% 4% 2% 9,646
Don't know 44% 5% 37% 4% 11% 1,165

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