Views about human evolution among Mainline Protestants who do not believe in Hell by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious family among Mainline Protestants who do not believe in Hell by views about human evolution

% of Mainline Protestants who do not believe in Hell who say humans…

Religious familyEvolved; due to natural processesEvolved; due to God's designEvolved; don't know howAlways existed in present formDon't knowSample size
Baptist Family (Mainline Trad.)35%24%6%28%7%110
Congregationalist Family (Mainline Trad.)48%20%8%23%1%145
Episcopalian/Anglican Family (Mainline Trad.)57%29%3%10%1%306
Lutheran Family (Mainline Trad.)43%31%4%17%5%273
Methodist Family (Mainline Trad.)38%29%4%24%5%518
Nondenominational Family (Mainline Trad.)49%23%6%21%1%136
Nonspecific Protestant Family (Mainline Trad.)39%25%8%25%3%224
Presbyterian Family (Mainline Trad.)53%25%4%15%4%271
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