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

% of blacks 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% 25% 1% 51% 4% 105
California 20% 39% 2% 35% 5% 206
District of Columbia 25% 32% 6% 32% 5% 119
Florida 22% 27% 2% 46% 3% 227
Georgia 23% 31% 2% 38% 7% 251
Illinois 23% 30% 3% 43% 2% 156
Louisiana 18% 23% 3% 45% 11% 119
Maryland 23% 34% 2% 37% 4% 156
Michigan 22% 29% 6% 38% 5% 123
Mississippi 13% 29% 1% 54% 3% 103
New York 23% 25% 5% 44% 4% 240
North Carolina 17% 38% 6% 35% 4% 183
Ohio 24% 28% 4% 37% 6% 102
Pennsylvania 24% 23% 5% 46% 2% 112
South Carolina 19% 26% 4% 44% 7% 112
Texas 17% 29% 4% 47% 4% 263
Virginia 17% 28% 2% 50% 3% 119

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