Views about human evolution among adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services by views about human evolution

% of adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services 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 26% 29% 2% 38% 5% 286
Baltimore Metro Area 38% 22% 8% 29% 2% 124
Boston Metro Area 43% 28% 5% 20% 3% 245
Chicago Metro Area 39% 28% 2% 28% 4% 436
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 21% 26% 3% 47% 3% 360
Detroit Metro Area 32% 21% 2% 39% 7% 198
Houston Metro Area 31% 25% 3% 39% 2% 288
Los Angeles Metro Area 40% 25% 3% 27% 4% 496
Miami Metro Area 23% 36% 7% 28% 5% 192
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 27% 24% 8% 37% 4% 196
New York City Metro Area 39% 25% 6% 25% 5% 729
Philadelphia Metro Area 41% 25% 4% 28% 2% 364
Phoenix Metro Area 30% 28% 4% 35% 3% 259
Pittsburgh Metro Area 24% 35% 2% 35% 4% 144
Providence Metro Area 34% 29% 3% 32% 2% 184
Riverside, CA Metro Area 27% 19% 7% 43% 4% 184
San Diego Metro Area 39% 20% 5% 33% 3% 156
San Francisco Metro Area 57% 21% 4% 16% 1% 174
Seattle Metro Area 45% 22% 6% 23% 4% 162
St. Louis Metro Area 25% 39% 1% 34% 1% 151
Tampa Metro Area 34% 19% 5% 42% 1% 162
Washington, DC Metro Area 33% 36% 4% 24% 4% 375

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