Views about human evolution among Non-Christians by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among Non-Christians by views about human evolution

% of Non-Christians 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 Area59%11%3%15%11%110
Boston Metro Area70%13%5%7%4%218
Chicago Metro Area65%19%2%13%< 1%246
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area58%14%4%19%5%143
Detroit Metro Area53%19%2%16%10%106
Houston Metro Area56%23%2%18%1%148
Los Angeles Metro Area65%14%5%13%2%405
Miami Metro Area61%22%6%11%< 1%164
New York City Metro Area60%15%4%16%5%721
Philadelphia Metro Area69%11%1%17%1%221
Phoenix Metro Area68%9%6%13%5%119
Riverside, CA Metro Area58%13%10%17%1%101
San Diego Metro Area70%13%4%10%2%102
San Francisco Metro Area74%9%4%13%< 1%273
Seattle Metro Area78%8%7%6%< 1%148
Tampa Metro Area52%18%3%26%2%104
Washington, DC Metro Area65%14%5%11%4%339
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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