27% of scientists & 67% of the public agree there is a Supreme Being who guided Human Evolution
That is the outcome of a poll held according to the Amárach Research.
They found that:
73 per cent of scientists and 33 per cent of the public disagreed with the proposition that “humans evolved over time guided by a supreme being”.
Conversely so 27% of scientists & 67% of the public agree there is a Supreme Being who guided Human Evolution!
It was conducted with 1,000 adults and 238 scientists – based on a research format applied elsewhere by the non-partisan think tank the Pew Research Centre.
Science Foundation Ireland commissioned the research, coinciding with Science Week Ireland 2017, to measure and compare opinions of the general public and the science community in Ireland.
TBH I though the numbers of scientists who believe in God would be a hell of a lot lower
Certainly in public life I doubt that many would put their nose over the parapet
Peer Group pressure?
But Good News all the same that a considerable number of Scientists do actually believe in God