Age distribution among adults who say religion is very important by views about human evolution (2014) Switch to: Views about human evolution among adults who say religion is very important by age group

% of adults who say religion is very important who are ages…

Views about human evolution18-2930-4950-6465+Sample size
Evolved; due to natural processes20%35%26%18%2,545
Evolved; due to God's design19%34%29%18%5,412
Evolved; don't know how13%29%30%28%655
Always existed in present form15%33%30%22%8,625
Don't know8%26%24%42%1,035
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