Views about human evolution among adults ages 65 and older by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults ages 65 and older by views about human evolution

% of adults ages 65 and older 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
Boston Metro Area35%18%5%25%17%129
Chicago Metro Area29%26%5%32%9%221
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area18%23%5%45%8%137
Houston Metro Area16%26%7%47%3%100
Los Angeles Metro Area36%21%2%31%11%271
Miami Metro Area34%34%4%25%3%126
New York City Metro Area32%18%5%32%13%496
Philadelphia Metro Area25%25%3%37%10%217
Phoenix Metro Area32%30%1%28%8%105
Providence Metro Area27%24%7%39%4%127
San Francisco Metro Area50%19%6%17%8%130
Washington, DC Metro Area29%30%6%32%3%138
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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