Views about human evolution among adults living with a partner by interpretation of scripture (2014) Switch to: Interpreting scripture among adults living with a partner by views about human evolution

% of adults living with a partner who say humans…

Interpreting scripture 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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Word of God; should be taken literally 26% 27% 1% 42% 4% 388
Word of God; not everything taken literally 23% 40% 1% 33% 2% 448
Not the word of God 67% 17% 4% 10% 1% 1,112
Other/don't know 32% 34% 8% 19% 6% 161

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