Age distribution among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost by age group

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost who are ages…

State 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
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Alabama 24% 34% 28% 14% 229
Alaska 27% 33% 29% 11% 160
Arizona 23% 38% 22% 18% 353
Arkansas 21% 34% 27% 18% 155
California 25% 38% 24% 13% 2,156
Colorado 23% 40% 25% 12% 279
Connecticut 22% 36% 26% 16% 249
Delaware 23% 31% 30% 17% 181
District of Columbia 23% 44% 22% 11% 216
Florida 24% 32% 24% 21% 1,118
Georgia 27% 38% 24% 10% 528
Hawaii 23% 31% 27% 19% 203
Idaho 26% 29% 28% 16% 168
Illinois 23% 37% 24% 16% 755
Indiana 26% 36% 25% 12% 335
Iowa 29% 31% 24% 16% 188
Kansas 30% 29% 25% 16% 150
Kentucky 26% 37% 22% 15% 192
Louisiana 28% 36% 19% 16% 227
Maine 23% 32% 28% 17% 185
Maryland 23% 40% 25% 13% 408
Massachusetts 24% 37% 22% 16% 452
Michigan 24% 34% 28% 15% 532
Minnesota 25% 37% 23% 15% 337
Mississippi 28% 38% 24% 10% 147
Missouri 23% 31% 29% 17% 333
Montana 28% 39% 23% 11% 129
Nebraska 32% 32% 21% 15% 154
Nevada 24% 34% 24% 18% 158
New Hampshire 21% 33% 28% 18% 201
New Jersey 19% 41% 26% 15% 537
New Mexico 29% 34% 24% 14% 166
New York 24% 33% 26% 17% 1,235
North Carolina 23% 37% 25% 15% 563
North Dakota 29% 34% 21% 16% 158
Ohio 25% 34% 25% 17% 593
Oklahoma 25% 36% 25% 14% 191
Oregon 18% 38% 27% 17% 247
Pennsylvania 25% 30% 26% 18% 770
Rhode Island 20% 33% 29% 19% 200
South Carolina 27% 33% 24% 16% 259
South Dakota 29% 29% 25% 17% 149
Tennessee 27% 29% 29% 14% 314
Texas 28% 39% 21% 12% 1,375
Utah 32% 32% 22% 14% 155
Vermont 20% 31% 31% 18% 211
Virginia 26% 38% 25% 11% 503
Washington 25% 36% 26% 13% 465
West Virginia 16% 38% 27% 19% 127
Wisconsin 25% 33% 26% 16% 338
Wyoming 25% 36% 23% 16% 111

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