Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among college graduates by views about human evolution (2014) Switch to: Views about human evolution among college graduates by belief in existence of standards for right and wrong

% of college graduates who say…

Views about human evolutionThere are clear standards for what is right and wrongRight or wrong depends on the situationNeither/both equallyDon't knowSample size
Evolved; due to natural processes19%79%1%1%3,647
Evolved; due to God's design37%61%1%< 1%2,163
Evolved; don't know how25%69%4%2%386
Always existed in present form58%40%1%1%2,314
Don't know43%50%4%3%288
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