Views about environmental regulation among Catholics by views about human evolution (2014) Switch to: Views about human evolution among Catholics by views about environmental protection

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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
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Evolved; due to natural processes 33% 63% 1% 2% 2,167
Evolved; due to God's design 39% 58% 1% 2% 2,402
Evolved; don't know how 31% 55% 5% 10% 350
Always existed in present form 47% 48% 2% 3% 1,959
Don't know 39% 30% 9% 23% 324

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