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

% of moderates 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 33% 35% 1% 27% 4% 161
Boston Metro Area 47% 21% 5% 24% 3% 176
Chicago Metro Area 39% 29% 3% 28% 2% 303
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 25% 32% 3% 35% 4% 234
Detroit Metro Area 38% 26% 2% 28% 6% 128
Houston Metro Area 37% 27% 2% 33% 1% 181
Los Angeles Metro Area 41% 25% 6% 26% 2% 369
Miami Metro Area 39% 30% 5% 22% 4% 167
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 33% 35% 5% 24% 2% 117
New York City Metro Area 42% 25% 4% 24% 5% 620
Philadelphia Metro Area 40% 30% 3% 24% 2% 275
Phoenix Metro Area 41% 28% 2% 27% 3% 137
Providence Metro Area 33% 28% 1% 38% 2% 134
Riverside, CA Metro Area 37% 26% < 1% 32% 5% 131
San Diego Metro Area 51% 16% 7% 20% 6% 117
San Francisco Metro Area 50% 22% 2% 24% 2% 164
Seattle Metro Area 43% 22% 8% 22% 5% 113
St. Louis Metro Area 31% 35% 4% 29% 2% 100
Tampa Metro Area 45% 21% 3% 29% 2% 121
Washington, DC Metro Area 38% 33% 5% 22% 3% 366

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