Views about human evolution among non-parents by state (2014) Switch to: State among non-parents by views about human evolution

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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 20% 25% 3% 48% 4% 382
Alaska 37% 24% 3% 28% 7% 232
Arizona 34% 23% 3% 34% 6% 509
Arkansas 19% 27% 2% 49% 4% 218
California 42% 22% 5% 27% 4% 2,813
Colorado 38% 23% 6% 29% 4% 352
Connecticut 40% 25% 3% 30% 2% 290
Delaware 36% 22% 5% 31% 6% 218
District of Columbia 44% 30% 5% 17% 5% 233
Florida 33% 26% 4% 33% 4% 1,578
Georgia 28% 25% 4% 38% 6% 716
Hawaii 38% 24% 7% 28% 3% 245
Idaho 26% 28% 5% 38% 4% 234
Illinois 38% 26% 2% 30% 4% 1,024
Indiana 26% 27% 4% 39% 4% 500
Iowa 35% 26% 5% 28% 6% 250
Kansas 36% 19% 5% 35% 6% 217
Kentucky 27% 26% 3% 39% 5% 332
Louisiana 27% 29% 2% 37% 5% 335
Maine 48% 17% 6% 24% 4% 239
Maryland 39% 28% 4% 26% 3% 485
Massachusetts 46% 25% 6% 19% 4% 538
Michigan 33% 22% 3% 36% 5% 758
Minnesota 34% 22% 7% 33% 5% 423
Mississippi 20% 19% 4% 51% 6% 226
Missouri 28% 27% 4% 37% 4% 470
Montana 37% 22% 3% 34% 4% 239
Nebraska 30% 28% 5% 33% 3% 226
Nevada 37% 24% 7% 29% 4% 249
New Hampshire 48% 20% 2% 27% 3% 246
New Jersey 38% 25% 3% 30% 5% 657
New Mexico 32% 27% 7% 31% 3% 250
New York 39% 23% 4% 30% 4% 1,558
North Carolina 28% 27% 5% 35% 5% 790
North Dakota 30% 25% 4% 36% 5% 263
Ohio 27% 27% 5% 35% 6% 855
Oklahoma 26% 26% 2% 39% 7% 311
Oregon 42% 24% 2% 25% 6% 323
Pennsylvania 33% 23% 4% 37% 4% 1,070
Rhode Island 41% 20% 4% 30% 4% 251
South Carolina 24% 27% 2% 43% 3% 377
South Dakota 27% 25% 3% 39% 6% 234
Tennessee 16% 23% 3% 51% 7% 504
Texas 26% 26% 5% 39% 5% 1,767
Utah 31% 26% 3% 35% 4% 215
Vermont 51% 17% 7% 21% 4% 237
Virginia 27% 29% 4% 36% 4% 650
Washington 40% 24% 7% 27% 3% 555
West Virginia 19% 24% 5% 46% 6% 242
Wisconsin 35% 23% 2% 34% 5% 452
Wyoming 27% 23% 10% 35% 4% 229

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