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Table 2 Demographic characteristics of three student populations

From: Different evolution acceptance instruments lead to different research findings

  Arizona (n = 742) Colorado (n = 102) Utah (n = 79)
Politics
 Republican 16.0% 15.7% 57.0%
 Other affiliation 84.0% 76.5% 33.0%
Race/ethnicity
 Black/African Am. 3.9% 3.9% 0%
 Hispanic 22.4% 14.7% 1.3%
 Asian 15.0% 2.0% .0%
 White 52.3% 69.8% 86.1%
 Other race/ethnicity 6.5% 17.6% 8.9%
Gender
 Male 35.1% 26.7% 36.7%
 Female 62.9% 73.3% 60.8%
Religion
 Mormon/LDS 1.8% 1.0% 92.2%
 Protestant 21.0% 33.3% .0%
 Catholic 24.7% 21.6% .0%
 Other religion 9.6% 4.9% .0%
 No religion 42.2% 33.3% 7.6%
Religiosity on scale of 1–10: Mean (SD) 4.45 (3.59) 4.74 (3.27) 7.85 (3.29)