Views about human evolution among Christians by belief in God (2014) Switch to: Belief in God among Christians by views about human evolution

% of Christians who say humans…

Belief in God Evolved; due to natural processes Evolved; due to God's design Evolved; don't know how Always existed in present form Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 19,082. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 14% 30% 3% 48% 5% 19,082
Believe in God; fairly certain 39% 29% 5% 23% 4% 4,569
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 58% 16% 6% 18% 3% 721
Believe in God; don't know 26% 17% 10% 29% 18% 191
Do not believe in God 72% 10% 1% 15% 1% 265
Other/don't know if they believe in God 56% 8% 13% 17% 7% 220

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