Survey finds 6 in 10 Americans believe in human evolution

BIRMINGHAM (TAB) — Al.com reported that 6 in 10 Americans say they believe in human evolution, according to new research by the Pew Research Center. The survey was based on interviews from 1,983 adults in spring 2013. It found that 33 percent reject the idea of evolution, saying that “humans and other living things have existed in their present form since the beginning of time,” al.com reported.  According to Pew, among those who said they do believe in evolution 24 percent said that God or a supreme being played a role in the evolutionary process. The study was released Dec. 30, 2013.
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