Educational distribution among adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes by educational group

% of adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes who have completed…

Metro areaHigh school or lessSome collegeCollegePost-graduate degreeSample size
Atlanta Metro Area38%25%16%21%147
Baltimore Metro Area37%23%24%16%109
Boston Metro Area25%19%31%25%259
Chicago Metro Area26%32%25%16%370
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area41%24%21%14%167
Detroit Metro Area36%28%18%18%123
Houston Metro Area37%28%22%14%160
Los Angeles Metro Area39%25%23%13%458
Miami Metro Area41%26%18%15%172
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area18%32%31%19%125
New York City Metro Area31%23%23%23%746
Philadelphia Metro Area28%28%25%20%278
Phoenix Metro Area36%37%15%13%142
Providence Metro Area33%24%29%14%141
Riverside, CA Metro Area41%40%13%6%122
San Diego Metro Area28%33%23%16%138
San Francisco Metro Area22%24%30%24%297
Seattle Metro Area27%30%24%20%167
Tampa Metro Area40%33%14%13%111
Washington, DC Metro Area21%20%25%34%389
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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