Views about human evolution among adults who say religion is somewhat important by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who say religion is somewhat important by views about human evolution

% of adults who say religion is somewhat important 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 31% 35% 3% 23% 8% 107
Boston Metro Area 48% 26% 5% 21% 1% 126
Chicago Metro Area 41% 27% 4% 24% 4% 225
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 34% 26% 6% 30% 4% 146
Houston Metro Area 42% 27% 1% 29% 2% 109
Los Angeles Metro Area 43% 27% 5% 21% 4% 280
Miami Metro Area 39% 34% 7% 15% 5% 109
New York City Metro Area 48% 26% 6% 16% 3% 471
Philadelphia Metro Area 35% 31% 4% 28% 2% 192
Providence Metro Area 39% 30% 2% 29% < 1% 108
San Francisco Metro Area 57% 19% 6% 16% 2% 115
Washington, DC Metro Area 38% 35% 4% 19% 5% 226

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