Importance of religion in one's life among democrats and Democratic leaners by views about human evolution (2014) Switch to: Views about human evolution among democrats and Democratic leaners by importance of religion

% of democrats and Democratic leaners who say religion is…

Views about human evolutionVery importantSomewhat importantNot too importantNot at all importantDon't knowSample size
Evolved; due to natural processes22%27%22%29%1%7,244
Evolved; due to God's design62%28%6%4%< 1%3,681
Evolved; don't know how46%29%13%9%2%647
Always existed in present form72%20%4%3%< 1%3,610
Don't know68%16%5%8%2%500
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