Views about same-sex marriage among Catholics by views about human evolution (2014) Switch to: Views about human evolution among Catholics by views about same-sex marriage

% of Catholics who …same-sex marriage

Views about human evolution Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
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Evolved; due to natural processes 72% 22% 6% 2,167
Evolved; due to God's design 57% 34% 8% 2,402
Evolved; don't know how 52% 29% 19% 350
Always existed in present form 43% 47% 10% 1,959
Don't know 36% 44% 21% 324

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