Racial and ethnic composition 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 race/ethnicity

% of adults who say religion is very important who identify as…

Views about human evolutionWhiteBlackAsianLatinoOther/MixedSample size
Evolved; due to natural processes52%16%4%25%4%2,575
Evolved; due to God's design62%17%2%15%4%5,443
Evolved; don't know how63%14%1%18%4%663
Always existed in present form63%16%2%14%4%8,716
Don't know60%15%2%18%5%1,045
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