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May 03, 2004

Religious revival?

With an evangelical in the White House and the strength of social conservatism over the past general in the United States, it is a common truism that there is a religious revival, a "Great Awakening," going on in the United States. Below is some data that suggests this might not be so:

Of course, the American public can be a bit confusing sometimes, for a the past 50 years, about half of the population has also rejected evolutionary theory in the context of humans beings, and a majority have supported the teaching of "Creation Science" in the public schools.

Posted by razib at 12:32 PM