Views about human evolution among conservatives by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among conservatives by views about human evolution

% of conservatives 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 17% 27% 2% 48% 6% 218
Boston Metro Area 29% 25% 6% 34% 6% 109
Chicago Metro Area 26% 29% 1% 39% 4% 260
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 15% 24% 5% 52% 4% 275
Detroit Metro Area 26% 19% 2% 49% 4% 127
Houston Metro Area 20% 29% 2% 46% 3% 197
Los Angeles Metro Area 27% 21% 2% 41% 9% 333
Miami Metro Area 19% 35% 3% 41% 3% 140
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 12% 26% 8% 45% 9% 108
New York City Metro Area 21% 28% 5% 40% 7% 510
Philadelphia Metro Area 23% 25% 4% 42% 5% 196
Phoenix Metro Area 17% 33% 4% 43% 3% 153
Providence Metro Area 24% 36% 3% 34% 4% 100
Riverside, CA Metro Area 19% 19% 8% 50% 3% 139
San Diego Metro Area 18% 30% 2% 45% 5% 104
Tampa Metro Area 20% 23% 2% 49% 6% 107
Washington, DC Metro Area 21% 33% 2% 38% 5% 200

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