Views about human evolution among Mainline Protestants who have completed college by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious family among Mainline Protestants who have completed college by views about human evolution

% of Mainline Protestants who have completed college who say humans…

Religious familyEvolved; due to natural processesEvolved; due to God's designEvolved; don't know howAlways existed in present formDon't knowSample size
Episcopalian/Anglican Family (Mainline Trad.)47%27%5%18%3%234
Lutheran Family (Mainline Trad.)34%42%3%16%4%235
Methodist Family (Mainline Trad.)27%39%5%24%4%509
Nondenominational Family (Mainline Trad.)40%33%7%20%1%112
Nonspecific Protestant Family (Mainline Trad.)39%28%11%18%4%147
Presbyterian Family (Mainline Trad.)39%39%5%13%4%209
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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