Views about human evolution among Mainline Protestants who are moderate by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious family among Mainline Protestants who are moderate by views about human evolution

% of Mainline Protestants who are moderate 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.)26%28%3%39%4%220
Congregationalist Family (Mainline Trad.)34%32%5%23%6%104
Episcopalian/Anglican Family (Mainline Trad.)40%33%8%15%4%240
Lutheran Family (Mainline Trad.)31%38%3%24%5%347
Methodist Family (Mainline Trad.)29%36%5%26%4%669
Nondenominational Family (Mainline Trad.)34%34%8%21%2%152
Nonspecific Protestant Family (Mainline Trad.)32%31%10%24%3%230
Presbyterian Family (Mainline Trad.)35%33%8%20%4%271
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