Views about human evolution among adults with a household income of less than $30,000 by interpretation of scripture (2014) Switch to: Interpreting scripture among adults with a household income of less than $30,000 by views about human evolution

% of adults with a household income of less than $30,000 who say humans…

Interpreting scriptureEvolved; due to natural processesEvolved; due to God's designEvolved; don't know howAlways existed in present formDon't knowSample size
Word of God; should be taken literally16%24%3%52%6%3,455
Word of God; not everything taken literally22%33%2%39%3%2,075
Word of God; other/don't know14%19%7%37%23%267
Not the word of God55%19%4%19%3%2,376
Other/don't know28%24%11%25%12%672
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