Educational 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 educational group

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

State High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 235. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Alabama 45% 26% 17% 11% 235
Alaska 29% 39% 18% 14% 165
Arizona 35% 38% 15% 12% 354
Arkansas 49% 29% 14% 8% 158
California 35% 32% 19% 14% 2,194
Colorado 25% 35% 23% 18% 280
Connecticut 33% 28% 21% 19% 256
Delaware 40% 31% 14% 15% 184
District of Columbia 23% 19% 30% 28% 223
Florida 39% 33% 16% 12% 1,140
Georgia 40% 33% 15% 12% 535
Hawaii 36% 30% 22% 13% 207
Idaho 36% 34% 19% 11% 171
Illinois 35% 31% 20% 14% 766
Indiana 40% 34% 16% 9% 338
Iowa 36% 36% 18% 10% 189
Kansas 38% 33% 19% 11% 150
Kentucky 41% 34% 12% 13% 196
Louisiana 44% 32% 17% 7% 226
Maine 41% 29% 21% 9% 184
Maryland 33% 28% 19% 20% 412
Massachusetts 25% 28% 25% 21% 465
Michigan 34% 35% 18% 12% 543
Minnesota 27% 36% 25% 13% 342
Mississippi 43% 33% 18% 6% 147
Missouri 38% 32% 18% 11% 337
Montana 36% 31% 23% 11% 130
Nebraska 29% 40% 21% 10% 154
Nevada 37% 39% 14% 10% 162
New Hampshire 32% 29% 23% 16% 205
New Jersey 32% 27% 21% 20% 548
New Mexico 41% 29% 20% 10% 168
New York 36% 27% 21% 16% 1,265
North Carolina 33% 37% 16% 14% 567
North Dakota 35% 33% 21% 11% 160
Ohio 38% 33% 18% 11% 599
Oklahoma 41% 38% 13% 8% 192
Oregon 24% 39% 24% 13% 246
Pennsylvania 39% 28% 19% 14% 775
Rhode Island 38% 28% 21% 14% 200
South Carolina 42% 30% 16% 12% 265
South Dakota 36% 33% 19% 12% 152
Tennessee 42% 32% 14% 12% 317
Texas 39% 34% 17% 10% 1,398
Utah 30% 38% 20% 12% 159
Vermont 29% 33% 22% 16% 212
Virginia 33% 29% 21% 17% 510
Washington 30% 35% 22% 13% 468
West Virginia 45% 30% 17% 8% 126
Wisconsin 36% 34% 20% 10% 342
Wyoming 35% 37% 20% 8% 110

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