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

State Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
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Alabama 45% 5% 24% 4% 22% 235
Alaska 45% 10% 12% 4% 29% 163
Arizona 45% 9% 14% 4% 27% 353
Arkansas 47% 5% 16% 11% 20% 157
California 43% 10% 13% 5% 29% 2,195
Colorado 54% 9% 9% 3% 24% 281
Connecticut 47% 8% 13% 4% 28% 256
Delaware 53% 9% 12% 5% 22% 184
District of Columbia 34% 10% 12% 6% 38% 223
Florida 44% 7% 16% 7% 26% 1,147
Georgia 45% 6% 14% 5% 30% 537
Hawaii 40% 13% 11% 7% 29% 207
Idaho 61% 1% 17% 5% 16% 172
Illinois 45% 8% 12% 5% 30% 765
Indiana 43% 5% 15% 6% 31% 338
Iowa 51% 8% 9% 6% 25% 189
Kansas 55% 7% 8% 4% 25% 150
Kentucky 42% 6% 14% 8% 30% 197
Louisiana 37% 9% 11% 9% 35% 226
Maine 46% 10% 17% 4% 23% 184
Maryland 44% 5% 10% 5% 35% 414
Massachusetts 45% 10% 11% 5% 29% 464
Michigan 47% 10% 14% 5% 24% 544
Minnesota 49% 7% 8% 5% 30% 342
Mississippi 35% 6% 20% 8% 31% 147
Missouri 42% 11% 14% 7% 27% 337
Montana 49% 6% 13% 5% 27% 130
Nebraska 48% 5% 11% 4% 31% 155
Nevada 31% 19% 16% 8% 26% 162
New Hampshire 52% 11% 9% 4% 24% 207
New Jersey 51% 8% 11% 5% 25% 548
New Mexico 41% 11% 16% 5% 26% 169
New York 42% 8% 10% 7% 33% 1,268
North Carolina 47% 8% 12% 5% 27% 569
North Dakota 42% 3% 16% 9% 30% 159
Ohio 44% 9% 14% 6% 27% 602
Oklahoma 50% 13% 16% 5% 16% 192
Oregon 47% 6% 18% 6% 22% 246
Pennsylvania 47% 8% 11% 7% 27% 774
Rhode Island 42% 14% 15% 11% 19% 202
South Carolina 46% 10% 11% 6% 27% 262
South Dakota 43% 12% 11% 6% 29% 152
Tennessee 48% 8% 12% 5% 26% 315
Texas 48% 8% 14% 5% 26% 1,396
Utah 45% 17% 10% 7% 21% 158
Vermont 54% 11% 9% 3% 23% 210
Virginia 50% 6% 15% 5% 24% 511
Washington 47% 11% 12% 5% 26% 470
West Virginia 41% 10% 24% 7% 18% 129
Wisconsin 52% 5% 13% 5% 25% 343
Wyoming 45% 11% 13% 5% 26% 111

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