Views about homosexuality among Mainline Protestants by views about human evolution (2014) Switch to: Views about human evolution among Mainline Protestants by views about homosexuality

% of Mainline Protestants who say homosexuality…

Views about human evolutionShould be acceptedShould be discouragedNeither/both equallyDon't knowSample size
Evolved; due to natural processes81%14%3%2%1,876
Evolved; due to God's design71%21%5%3%1,925
Evolved; don't know how74%15%5%6%352
Always existed in present form47%44%5%3%1,626
Don't know46%25%15%14%304
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