Views about human evolution among adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing (2014) Switch to: Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally by views about human evolution

% of adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally who say humans…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing 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
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At least once a week 10% 22% 2% 61% 5% 7,652
Once or twice a month 16% 26% 2% 51% 5% 959
Several times a year 18% 25% 3% 49% 5% 491
Seldom/never 18% 21% 3% 50% 8% 598
Don't know 12% 9% 4% 50% 24% 111

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