Immigrant status 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 immigrant status

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

State Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher 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 5% 4% 91% 235
Alaska 7% 5% 87% 161
Arizona 15% 12% 73% 353
Arkansas 5% 4% 91% 157
California 33% 17% 50% 2,176
Colorado 14% 9% 78% 279
Connecticut 16% 16% 68% 254
Delaware 15% 6% 80% 182
District of Columbia 14% 10% 76% 220
Florida 24% 15% 61% 1,131
Georgia 8% 7% 86% 530
Hawaii 21% 16% 63% 204
Idaho 8% 3% 88% 171
Illinois 12% 14% 74% 764
Indiana 6% 5% 89% 339
Iowa 6% 5% 89% 189
Kansas 7% 6% 87% 149
Kentucky 4% < 1% 96% 197
Louisiana 3% 4% 93% 226
Maine 2% 10% 88% 184
Maryland 13% 8% 79% 405
Massachusetts 16% 17% 68% 461
Michigan 8% 7% 85% 542
Minnesota 6% 6% 88% 341
Mississippi 1% 1% 98% 144
Missouri 5% 5% 90% 331
Montana 1% 6% 93% 129
Nebraska 9% 4% 87% 152
Nevada 24% 12% 64% 161
New Hampshire 5% 12% 83% 205
New Jersey 22% 15% 63% 540
New Mexico 20% 9% 71% 166
New York 24% 18% 59% 1,249
North Carolina 9% 5% 86% 564
North Dakota 3% 6% 92% 158
Ohio 5% 9% 86% 598
Oklahoma 8% 3% 89% 192
Oregon 5% 11% 84% 246
Pennsylvania 7% 8% 85% 771
Rhode Island 8% 15% 77% 201
South Carolina 5% 4% 92% 264
South Dakota 3% 4% 92% 150
Tennessee 5% 5% 89% 317
Texas 22% 12% 66% 1,386
Utah 7% 7% 86% 158
Vermont 2% 14% 84% 211
Virginia 15% 9% 76% 504
Washington 12% 11% 78% 463
West Virginia 2% 4% 94% 127
Wisconsin 6% 7% 86% 339
Wyoming 3% 11% 86% 109

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