Educational distribution among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by educational group

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy who have completed…

State High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 231. 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% 38% 13% 4% 231
Alaska 39% 41% 12% 8% 128
Arizona 43% 34% 14% 9% 263
Arkansas 49% 34% 11% 6% 138
California 45% 34% 14% 7% 1,253
Colorado 40% 34% 17% 9% 193
Connecticut 44% 31% 16% 9% 104
Florida 46% 31% 15% 8% 764
Georgia 44% 29% 16% 11% 381
Idaho 37% 42% 14% 7% 141
Illinois 44% 33% 16% 7% 483
Indiana 55% 27% 11% 6% 282
Iowa 41% 37% 14% 8% 122
Kansas 34% 43% 12% 11% 135
Kentucky 58% 27% 10% 5% 208
Louisiana 55% 25% 15% 5% 211
Maine 43% 35% 19% 2% 101
Maryland 45% 29% 16% 10% 198
Massachusetts 54% 25% 14% 7% 196
Michigan 46% 35% 12% 7% 347
Minnesota 44% 34% 17% 6% 191
Mississippi 44% 39% 13% 4% 140
Missouri 48% 32% 14% 7% 274
Montana 40% 38% 15% 8% 170
Nebraska 46% 27% 17% 10% 133
Nevada 51% 29% 12% 8% 133
New Jersey 51% 23% 12% 14% 280
New Mexico 41% 40% 12% 7% 121
New York 45% 30% 16% 9% 583
North Carolina 51% 28% 14% 8% 387
North Dakota 30% 43% 20% 7% 156
Ohio 53% 29% 12% 6% 463
Oklahoma 47% 29% 16% 8% 169
Oregon 49% 33% 13% 6% 148
Pennsylvania 54% 26% 13% 7% 528
South Carolina 47% 34% 14% 5% 205
South Dakota 45% 36% 13% 6% 144
Tennessee 52% 28% 12% 8% 294
Texas 46% 31% 17% 7% 976
Utah 42% 35% 18% 5% 132
Virginia 43% 31% 17% 9% 328
Washington 38% 40% 18% 4% 207
West Virginia 61% 26% 8% 5% 158
Wisconsin 46% 35% 14% 5% 225
Wyoming 38% 39% 18% 6% 177

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