Views about human evolution among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by views about human evolution

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who say humans…

Religious tradition 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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Buddhist 70% 12% 7% 10% 1% 166
Catholic 24% 35% 4% 32% 5% 4,173
Evangelical Protestant 8% 23% 2% 62% 5% 6,541
Historically Black Protestant 14% 31% 3% 47% 5% 1,423
Jehovah's Witness 3% 14% < 1% 79% 4% 203
Jewish 42% 22% 7% 24% 5% 320
Mainline Protestant 24% 32% 5% 34% 5% 3,532
Mormon 7% 28% 1% 56% 8% 545
Muslim 22% 25% 5% 43% 5% 152
Orthodox Christian 21% 29% 2% 40% 7% 103
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 57% 18% 5% 18% 3% 3,048

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