Views about human evolution among 30-49 year olds by state (2014) Switch to: State among 30-49 year olds by views about human evolution

% of 30-49 year olds who say humans…

State 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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Alabama 21% 25% 3% 48% 3% 136
Arizona 34% 25% 1% 35% 5% 154
California 41% 20% 4% 32% 3% 961
Colorado 40% 24% 3% 29% 4% 173
Connecticut 36% 29% 2% 29% 4% 105
District of Columbia 57% 23% 6% 15% < 1% 106
Florida 32% 29% 3% 33% 3% 476
Georgia 25% 28% 3% 39% 5% 264
Illinois 39% 29% 2% 28% 3% 349
Indiana 34% 26% 3% 32% 4% 170
Kentucky 23% 23% 3% 46% 5% 130
Louisiana 27% 27% 5% 37% 3% 129
Maryland 41% 21% 3% 30% 4% 186
Massachusetts 58% 19% 6% 15% 2% 201
Michigan 31% 24% 5% 36% 5% 224
Minnesota 37% 20% 7% 32% 3% 167
Mississippi 19% 29% 1% 50% 2% 107
Missouri 34% 22% 4% 40% 1% 163
New Jersey 43% 20% 7% 27% 4% 243
New York 39% 24% 6% 28% 2% 479
North Carolina 29% 27% 3% 36% 4% 260
Ohio 31% 22% 4% 39% 4% 267
Oregon 47% 17% 4% 29% 3% 111
Pennsylvania 38% 22% 3% 34% 4% 330
South Carolina 22% 23% 3% 47% 5% 127
Tennessee 22% 22% 1% 47% 8% 153
Texas 30% 28% 3% 37% 3% 751
Virginia 32% 30% 2% 35% 1% 249
Washington 42% 19% 9% 28% 2% 187
Wisconsin 37% 27% 1% 30% 5% 148

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