Views about human evolution among married adults by state (2014) Switch to: State among married adults by views about human evolution

% of married adults 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 19% 23% 2% 51% 4% 284
Alaska 34% 25% 4% 35% 2% 156
Arizona 26% 26% 5% 37% 6% 318
Arkansas 14% 34% 3% 47% 2% 156
California 38% 22% 4% 32% 4% 1,712
Colorado 32% 27% 3% 35% 4% 287
Connecticut 41% 28% 4% 24% 2% 186
Delaware 38% 21% 4% 35% 2% 148
District of Columbia 50% 19% 5% 23% 3% 106
Florida 27% 27% 4% 37% 4% 987
Georgia 22% 28% 3% 43% 3% 486
Hawaii 44% 19% 4% 31% 2% 135
Idaho 22% 26% 5% 40% 7% 197
Illinois 33% 27% 4% 32% 4% 666
Indiana 25% 25% 3% 43% 4% 329
Iowa 29% 28% 4% 34% 5% 192
Kansas 23% 26% 5% 42% 4% 172
Kentucky 18% 23% 3% 54% 2% 223
Louisiana 14% 31% 4% 46% 4% 212
Maine 52% 12% 4% 26% 5% 158
Maryland 33% 27% 5% 31% 3% 319
Massachusetts 52% 23% 6% 15% 3% 335
Michigan 29% 27% 4% 37% 3% 501
Minnesota 28% 24% 6% 37% 4% 309
Mississippi 12% 20% 3% 62% 2% 147
Missouri 22% 25% 5% 43% 5% 314
Montana 38% 21% 2% 35% 4% 184
Nebraska 26% 30% 1% 38% 5% 169
Nevada 32% 23% 7% 32% 6% 145
New Hampshire 44% 20% 1% 31% 3% 154
New Jersey 38% 22% 6% 28% 6% 462
New Mexico 27% 28% 5% 38% 2% 143
New York 36% 25% 6% 30% 4% 920
North Carolina 24% 29% 3% 37% 6% 565
North Dakota 31% 26% 3% 35% 5% 184
Ohio 26% 25% 4% 42% 4% 582
Oklahoma 20% 31% 1% 40% 8% 202
Oregon 37% 20% 6% 33% 3% 209
Pennsylvania 29% 25% 3% 38% 4% 706
Rhode Island 44% 24% 3% 28% 1% 147
South Carolina 24% 24% 3% 45% 5% 252
South Dakota 23% 28% 1% 46% 2% 161
Tennessee 15% 18% 3% 57% 7% 382
Texas 25% 27% 4% 39% 5% 1,347
Utah 17% 32% 3% 44% 4% 182
Vermont 51% 18% 7% 21% 2% 170
Virginia 26% 31% 3% 37% 3% 511
Washington 36% 18% 8% 35% 3% 346
West Virginia 16% 20% 5% 56% 3% 145
Wisconsin 29% 29% 2% 34% 5% 348
Wyoming 27% 23% 8% 39% 4% 176

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