Views about human evolution among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by views about human evolution

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men 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 68% 15% 2% 12% 4% 146
Boston Metro Area 75% 10% 5% 6% 3% 270
Chicago Metro Area 68% 19% 2% 10% 2% 353
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 55% 21% 7% 15% 2% 179
Detroit Metro Area 69% 18% 1% 11% 1% 124
Houston Metro Area 61% 16% 3% 18% 2% 171
Los Angeles Metro Area 66% 14% 4% 14% 2% 463
Miami Metro Area 65% 17% 7% 9% 2% 182
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 61% 21% 6% 11% < 1% 147
New York City Metro Area 65% 17% 5% 10% 3% 771
Philadelphia Metro Area 71% 17% 3% 8% 2% 306
Phoenix Metro Area 73% 16% 2% 7% 2% 136
Providence Metro Area 60% 16% 3% 20% 2% 158
Riverside, CA Metro Area 62% 16% 4% 15% 3% 115
San Diego Metro Area 69% 13% 5% 8% 6% 141
San Francisco Metro Area 76% 10% 4% 10% < 1% 302
Seattle Metro Area 82% 10% 5% 4% < 1% 171
Tampa Metro Area 62% 11% 4% 21% 2% 123
Washington, DC Metro Area 68% 17% 4% 8% 3% 416

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