Generational cohort 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 generational group

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

State Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
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Alabama 11% 15% 30% 31% 12% 1% 227
Alaska 15% 13% 34% 30% 8% < 1% 126
Arizona 15% 11% 26% 35% 12% 1% 261
Arkansas 17% 9% 28% 31% 15% < 1% 136
California 15% 13% 26% 30% 14% 1% 1,239
Colorado 12% 19% 24% 34% 10% < 1% 190
Connecticut 12% 12% 25% 35% 16% 1% 100
Florida 10% 10% 27% 36% 15% 3% 756
Georgia 9% 13% 30% 34% 15% < 1% 377
Idaho 14% 5% 33% 29% 18% < 1% 140
Illinois 14% 14% 26% 33% 12% 1% 476
Indiana 14% 10% 27% 34% 14% 1% 279
Iowa 8% 10% 25% 42% 15% < 1% 122
Kansas 14% 14% 28% 36% 7% 1% 134
Kentucky 10% 12% 29% 41% 8% < 1% 210
Louisiana 10% 16% 25% 38% 10% 1% 210
Maine 3% 8% 30% 40% 16% 3% 100
Maryland 10% 11% 28% 35% 14% 1% 196
Massachusetts 14% 11% 24% 41% 9% 1% 193
Michigan 13% 7% 28% 38% 13% 1% 343
Minnesota 11% 12% 24% 36% 15% 2% 189
Mississippi 11% 11% 28% 36% 15% < 1% 139
Missouri 13% 13% 27% 31% 14% 2% 268
Montana 10% 6% 23% 40% 20% < 1% 166
Nebraska 6% 10% 30% 40% 15% < 1% 132
Nevada 16% 8% 33% 31% 13% < 1% 131
New Jersey 13% 15% 16% 37% 16% 2% 270
New Mexico 5% 13% 25% 43% 13% < 1% 119
New York 13% 14% 26% 34% 11% 1% 574
North Carolina 11% 15% 27% 34% 12% 1% 385
North Dakota 12% 18% 21% 39% 10% < 1% 153
Ohio 9% 13% 27% 37% 14% 1% 454
Oklahoma 11% 16% 22% 34% 15% 2% 168
Oregon 12% 11% 27% 35% 15% 1% 147
Pennsylvania 11% 10% 29% 34% 15% 1% 524
South Carolina 9% 15% 25% 38% 13% < 1% 200
South Dakota 10% 10% 28% 36% 14% 2% 141
Tennessee 7% 15% 33% 31% 13% 1% 292
Texas 13% 13% 29% 33% 11% 2% 958
Utah 18% 16% 34% 26% 7% < 1% 130
Virginia 8% 14% 25% 36% 16% < 1% 316
Washington 11% 11% 27% 37% 12% 2% 201
West Virginia 16% 8% 25% 33% 15% 2% 157
Wisconsin 10% 12% 27% 36% 12% 2% 219
Wyoming 11% 11% 28% 41% 9% < 1% 175

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