Views about human evolution among Mainline Protestants who are silent by religious denomination (2014) Switch to: Religious denomination among Mainline Protestants who are silent by views about human evolution

% of Mainline Protestants who are silent who say humans…

Religious denominationEvolved; due to natural processesEvolved; due to God's designEvolved; don't know howAlways existed in present formDon't knowSample size
Episcopal Church39%27%7%15%12%147
Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA)15%34%6%38%7%181
Presbyterian Church (USA)25%36%3%26%11%137
United Methodist Church21%31%4%35%9%474
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