Political ideology among Catholics by views about human evolution (2014) Switch to: Views about human evolution among Catholics by political ideology

% of Catholics who are…

Views about human evolutionConservativeModerateLiberalDon't knowSample size
Evolved; due to natural processes28%37%31%4%2,167
Evolved; due to God's design39%39%19%3%2,402
Evolved; don't know how31%37%18%13%350
Always existed in present form45%32%17%5%1,959
Don't know45%24%17%14%324
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