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The fact that men are less religious than women may explain why they are more likely than women to believe in evolution. The 56 percent majority of men agree that humans developed from earlier species of animals compared with just 46 percent of women. ■ Only 47 percent of men aged 65 or older believe in evolution. 18 Scientiﬁc Knowledge: Human Beings Developed from Animals, 2006 “Human beings, as we know them today, developed from earlier species of animals. harcsda+gss06; calculations by New Strategist 20 AMERICAN MEN ATTITUDES Few Young Men Read a Daily Newspaper The largest share of men gets most news from television.
18 Scientiﬁc Knowledge: Human Beings Developed from Animals, 2006 “Human beings, as we know them today, developed from earlier species of animals. harcsda+gss06; calculations by New Strategist 20 AMERICAN MEN ATTITUDES Few Young Men Read a Daily Newspaper The largest share of men gets most news from television. The Internet is in the process of transforming the way people get their news about current events. Readership of printed newspapers is in decline, with few young adults any longer bothering to read a daily paper.
Men are more likely than women to be Republican—37 versus 31 percent. 23 Political Leanings, 2006 “We hear a lot of talk these days about liberals and conservatives. 5 Note: Liberal equals 1 to 3, moderate is 4, and conservative is 5 to 7 on the scale. 5 Note: Numbers will not sum to total because “other party” is not shown. harcsda+gss06; calculations by New Strategist AMERICAN MEN 25 Men Have Mixed Feelings about Government The majority thinks it is OK for the government to detain people without a trial.
American Men: Who They Are & How They Live by New Strategist Editors