Immigrant status 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 immigrant status

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

State Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
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Alabama 3% 6% 91% 230
Alaska 14% 8% 78% 127
Arizona 11% 13% 76% 262
Arkansas 4% 1% 95% 140
California 29% 19% 52% 1,252
Colorado 10% 11% 79% 192
Connecticut 18% 11% 72% 102
Florida 19% 10% 72% 752
Georgia 8% 4% 88% 378
Idaho 5% 6% 89% 141
Illinois 14% 9% 77% 477
Indiana 3% 6% 91% 281
Iowa 5% 1% 93% 121
Kansas 6% 6% 88% 135
Kentucky 2% 1% 96% 206
Louisiana 3% 4% 93% 207
Maine 5% 15% 80% 101
Maryland 13% 12% 75% 198
Massachusetts 16% 14% 70% 196
Michigan 4% 7% 89% 346
Minnesota 7% 6% 87% 192
Mississippi 2% < 1% 98% 139
Missouri 4% 4% 92% 271
Montana 1% 7% 92% 169
Nebraska 9% 2% 88% 132
Nevada 15% 12% 73% 130
New Jersey 24% 18% 58% 277
New Mexico 9% 7% 84% 119
New York 24% 18% 58% 573
North Carolina 8% 2% 90% 383
North Dakota 6% 5% 89% 155
Ohio 3% 6% 91% 459
Oklahoma 6% 3% 91% 167
Oregon 12% 10% 77% 148
Pennsylvania 5% 7% 88% 517
South Carolina 5% 5% 90% 203
South Dakota 3% 3% 94% 145
Tennessee 7% 4% 89% 294
Texas 20% 11% 69% 969
Utah 10% 10% 80% 131
Virginia 7% 4% 89% 322
Washington 17% 8% 75% 205
West Virginia 2% 4% 94% 157
Wisconsin 5% 7% 88% 223
Wyoming 3% 5% 92% 176

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