Views about human evolution among adults who say religion is not too important by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who say religion is not too important by views about human evolution

% of adults who say religion is not too important 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
Chicago Metro Area64%21%1%13%1%124
Los Angeles Metro Area71%10%6%12%1%134
New York City Metro Area63%17%4%12%4%226
San Francisco Metro Area76%13%4%7%< 1%108
Washington, DC Metro Area79%9%5%6%1%126
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