Views about human evolution among college graduates by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among college graduates by views about human evolution

% of college graduates who say humans…

Metro areaEvolved; due to natural processesEvolved; due to God's designEvolved; don't know howAlways existed in present formDon't knowSample size
Atlanta Metro Area27%26%2%38%7%138
Boston Metro Area65%15%7%10%3%156
Chicago Metro Area51%27%3%18%1%260
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area26%34%3%31%6%190
Houston Metro Area39%24%1%33%3%140
Los Angeles Metro Area51%25%3%17%4%306
Miami Metro Area40%25%8%25%2%126
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area43%23%4%27%2%132
New York City Metro Area48%23%6%20%3%498
Philadelphia Metro Area55%22%5%16%3%171
Phoenix Metro Area36%29%3%24%8%103
Providence Metro Area62%18%5%12%3%110
San Francisco Metro Area74%11%4%11%1%164
Seattle Metro Area58%16%4%20%3%102
Washington, DC Metro Area42%28%4%24%3%300
Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.

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