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% of adults who say religion is somewhat important who say homosexuality…

Views about human evolution Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
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Evolved; due to natural processes 85% 11% 2% 2% 3,415
Evolved; due to God's design 77% 17% 4% 2% 2,407
Evolved; don't know how 75% 14% 7% 4% 462
Always existed in present form 61% 31% 5% 3% 1,781
Don't know 55% 21% 10% 14% 246

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