Views about human evolution among 50-64 year olds by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among 50-64 year olds by views about human evolution

% of 50-64 year olds who say humans…

Metro areaEvolved; due to natural processesEvolved; due to God's designEvolved; don't know howAlways existed in present formDon't knowSample size
Atlanta Metro Area29%35%3%26%6%136
Boston Metro Area31%25%5%36%4%134
Chicago Metro Area32%30%5%29%4%231
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area27%29%1%35%7%186
Detroit Metro Area40%25%3%26%5%131
Houston Metro Area23%25%3%44%5%136
Los Angeles Metro Area32%24%6%32%6%272
Miami Metro Area24%32%5%35%4%119
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area20%25%6%35%14%117
New York City Metro Area34%27%4%30%4%489
Philadelphia Metro Area35%31%5%25%4%205
Phoenix Metro Area23%36%4%36%1%117
Providence Metro Area34%34%2%28%2%113
San Diego Metro Area30%29%2%31%8%104
San Francisco Metro Area46%25%4%21%4%138
Tampa Metro Area21%30%6%36%6%102
Washington, DC Metro Area36%31%2%26%5%266
Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.

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