Views about human evolution among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by importance of religion (2014) Switch to: Importance of religion in one's life among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by views about human evolution

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who say humans…

Importance of religion in one's life 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 = 1,778. 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.
Very important 27% 32% 5% 30% 5% 1,778
Somewhat important 45% 28% 6% 18% 3% 3,172
Not too important 66% 16% 5% 11% 2% 1,313
Not at all important 69% 11% 5% 12% 3% 484

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