Views about human evolution among adults who attend services weekly or more by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who attend services weekly or more by views about human evolution

% of adults who attend services weekly or more 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 Area13%34%1%51%2%227
Boston Metro Area18%41%5%29%7%125
Chicago Metro Area20%33%1%43%3%290
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area12%27%1%56%4%281
Detroit Metro Area14%17%1%62%6%123
Houston Metro Area12%25%1%61%2%222
Los Angeles Metro Area20%27%3%42%8%340
Miami Metro Area24%26%2%44%4%176
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area12%19%6%59%4%119
New York City Metro Area15%30%5%42%8%576
Philadelphia Metro Area14%29%3%49%5%248
Phoenix Metro Area9%32%3%50%6%148
Providence Metro Area22%28%2%45%2%118
Riverside, CA Metro Area13%23%1%58%5%134
San Diego Metro Area18%36%1%38%7%104
San Francisco Metro Area22%23%1%48%6%101
Tampa Metro Area14%23%< 1%58%5%113
Washington, DC Metro Area12%35%3%48%2%282
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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