Views about size of government among adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes by views about size of government

% of adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes who would rather have…

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Alaska 46% 50% 2% 2% 117
Arizona 50% 44% 4% 1% 225
California 41% 52% 4% 3% 1,615
Colorado 41% 51% 4% 4% 199
Connecticut 43% 47% 5% 5% 174
Delaware 48% 45% 3% 4% 111
District of Columbia 16% 80% 3% < 1% 140
Florida 39% 55% 3% 3% 678
Georgia 44% 50% 3% 3% 256
Hawaii 44% 49% 6% 1% 135
Illinois 45% 47% 5% 4% 488
Indiana 54% 41% 3% 2% 183
Iowa 35% 55% 4% 6% 103
Kentucky 47% 49% 4% 1% 107
Louisiana 49% 41% 3% 7% 116
Maine 57% 39% 2% 2% 150
Maryland 40% 51% 1% 9% 254
Massachusetts 45% 52% 2% 2% 356
Michigan 52% 42% 2% 3% 319
Minnesota 43% 51% 3% 3% 190
Missouri 54% 41% 1% 4% 189
Montana 55% 39% 1% 5% 120
Nevada 55% 39% 3% 2% 124
New Hampshire 53% 44% 1% 3% 147
New Jersey 43% 51% 3% 2% 342
New Mexico 36% 59% 3% 2% 111
New York 40% 54% 3% 3% 783
North Carolina 41% 55% 2% 2% 283
Ohio 52% 39% 5% 4% 302
Oregon 43% 52% 2% 4% 181
Pennsylvania 47% 48% 2% 3% 449
Rhode Island 41% 45% 9% 5% 122
South Carolina 49% 45% 4% 3% 118
Tennessee 56% 33% 4% 7% 122
Texas 43% 49% 4% 4% 679
Vermont 38% 54% 5% 3% 181
Virginia 48% 47% 3% 3% 285
Washington 46% 48% 3% 3% 303
Wisconsin 46% 50% 2% 3% 206

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