Christians by views about human evolution (2014) Switch to: Views about human evolution by religion

% of adults who are…

Views about human evolutionChristianAll Non-ChristiansSample size
Evolved; due to natural processes45%55%11,947
Evolved; due to God's design82%18%8,717
Evolved; don't know how64%36%1,496
Always existed in present form86%14%11,374
Don't know80%20%1,537
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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