Views about government aid to the poor among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by views about human evolution (2014) Switch to: Views about human evolution among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by views about government aid to the poor

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men 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
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Evolved; due to natural processes 32% 64% 3% 1% 8,249
Evolved; due to God's design 43% 53% 3% 2% 1,954
Evolved; don't know how 33% 55% 9% 3% 542
Always existed in present form 45% 50% 3% 2% 1,190
Don't know 43% 40% 11% 6% 197

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