Views about human evolution among Mainline Protestants by generational group (2014) Switch to: Generational cohort among Mainline Protestants by views about human evolution

% of Mainline Protestants who say humans…

Generational cohort 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 = 371. 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.
Younger Millennial 30% 35% 4% 28% 3% 371
Older Millennial 32% 35% 5% 25% 4% 440
Generation X 31% 30% 4% 31% 4% 1,044
Baby Boomer 28% 33% 6% 29% 4% 2,435
Silent 25% 29% 5% 32% 9% 1,478
Greatest 24% 12% 8% 41% 15% 178

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