Frequency of reading scripture among adults who say religion is very important by views about human evolution (2014) Switch to: Views about human evolution among adults who say religion is very important by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults who say religion is very important who read scripture…

Views about human evolutionAt least once a weekOnce or twice a monthSeveral times a yearSeldom/neverDon't knowSample size
Evolved; due to natural processes40%15%12%33%1%2,596
Evolved; due to God's design51%14%10%24%1%5,508
Evolved; don't know how45%14%9%30%2%685
Always existed in present form68%11%6%15%1%8,846
Don't know61%10%5%21%3%1,090
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