Views about human evolution among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by views about human evolution

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who say humans…

Metro area 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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Atlanta Metro Area 14% 34% 1% 45% 6% 361
Baltimore Metro Area 21% 30% 6% 37% 6% 145
Boston Metro Area 22% 34% 6% 32% 6% 193
Chicago Metro Area 23% 36% 1% 37% 3% 486
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 11% 32% 3% 48% 5% 478
Detroit Metro Area 17% 26% 2% 48% 7% 249
Houston Metro Area 16% 29% 2% 50% 2% 337
Los Angeles Metro Area 22% 29% 4% 38% 8% 562
Miami Metro Area 18% 39% 3% 36% 5% 288
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 13% 26% 7% 45% 8% 187
New York City Metro Area 23% 28% 6% 36% 7% 951
Philadelphia Metro Area 16% 30% 5% 45% 5% 413
Phoenix Metro Area 18% 31% 3% 41% 7% 246
Pittsburgh Metro Area 22% 32% 2% 38% 6% 171
Providence Metro Area 20% 31% 2% 44% 3% 198
Riverside, CA Metro Area 15% 24% 3% 54% 3% 248
San Diego Metro Area 28% 27% 6% 32% 7% 178
San Francisco Metro Area 34% 28% 3% 30% 6% 181
Seattle Metro Area 26% 24% 4% 42% 5% 158
St. Louis Metro Area 14% 36% 2% 42% 6% 184
Tampa Metro Area 20% 26% 2% 49% 4% 208
Washington, DC Metro Area 19% 35% 4% 38% 4% 492

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