Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe 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 frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

State At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
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Alabama 42% 14% 12% 30% 1% 237
Alaska 51% 14% 16% 19% 1% 165
Arizona 53% 12% 11% 24% 1% 355
Arkansas 47% 14% 9% 30% < 1% 158
California 49% 15% 15% 19% 2% 2,208
Colorado 52% 16% 13% 18% < 1% 282
Connecticut 43% 21% 14% 20% 1% 259
Delaware 39% 22% 12% 25% 2% 184
District of Columbia 45% 14% 18% 22% 2% 226
Florida 46% 17% 13% 22% 1% 1,147
Georgia 43% 17% 12% 26% 2% 539
Hawaii 45% 17% 14% 22% 2% 208
Idaho 49% 13% 11% 27% < 1% 172
Illinois 46% 17% 15% 22% 2% 772
Indiana 45% 14% 14% 27% < 1% 339
Iowa 40% 17% 20% 22% 1% 189
Kansas 41% 18% 18% 22% < 1% 150
Kentucky 44% 15% 11% 29% 2% 198
Louisiana 46% 14% 14% 25% 1% 227
Maine 41% 15% 17% 25% 1% 185
Maryland 42% 14% 15% 28% 1% 415
Massachusetts 46% 17% 16% 21% 1% 466
Michigan 42% 20% 14% 24% 1% 547
Minnesota 42% 20% 11% 27% 1% 342
Mississippi 46% 12% 14% 27% 1% 147
Missouri 44% 21% 8% 25% 2% 337
Montana 50% 20% 12% 18% < 1% 130
Nebraska 40% 18% 12% 28% 1% 155
Nevada 54% 16% 14% 15% 1% 162
New Hampshire 43% 23% 8% 26% < 1% 207
New Jersey 45% 15% 15% 24% < 1% 551
New Mexico 53% 16% 4% 26% < 1% 169
New York 47% 16% 14% 21% 1% 1,273
North Carolina 44% 19% 13% 23% < 1% 569
North Dakota 42% 13% 15% 30% < 1% 160
Ohio 43% 18% 14% 23% 2% 602
Oklahoma 44% 13% 14% 28% < 1% 192
Oregon 54% 16% 13% 18% < 1% 247
Pennsylvania 45% 20% 14% 20% < 1% 776
Rhode Island 39% 20% 16% 24% 1% 203
South Carolina 46% 14% 15% 23% 2% 265
South Dakota 51% 15% 9% 25% < 1% 152
Tennessee 52% 15% 10% 21% 1% 318
Texas 50% 16% 11% 21% 1% 1,405
Utah 47% 25% 14% 13% 1% 159
Vermont 50% 18% 14% 18% < 1% 213
Virginia 46% 19% 15% 20% 1% 511
Washington 48% 19% 14% 19% < 1% 470
West Virginia 48% 15% 9% 27% < 1% 130
Wisconsin 36% 22% 15% 26% 1% 344
Wyoming 49% 12% 10% 28% 1% 111

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