Marital 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 marital status

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

State Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
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Alabama 63% 1% 13% 6% 17% 232
Alaska 54% 3% 8% 2% 31% 128
Arizona 48% 9% 17% 5% 21% 264
Arkansas 56% 5% 16% 8% 15% 139
California 49% 8% 12% 5% 26% 1,261
Colorado 58% 9% 9% 5% 19% 194
Connecticut 46% 7% 13% 8% 26% 104
Florida 49% 9% 15% 7% 19% 762
Georgia 54% 4% 15% 9% 19% 380
Idaho 60% 8% 14% 5% 11% 141
Illinois 51% 5% 9% 5% 29% 483
Indiana 51% 6% 13% 10% 20% 279
Iowa 60% 7% 12% 4% 17% 123
Kansas 54% 6% 13% 6% 21% 136
Kentucky 56% 3% 15% 7% 20% 209
Louisiana 50% 6% 21% 5% 18% 211
Maine 65% 12% 10% 6% 7% 101
Maryland 48% 7% 13% 10% 23% 199
Massachusetts 42% 6% 16% 8% 28% 196
Michigan 58% 6% 9% 7% 20% 347
Minnesota 55% 5% 9% 9% 23% 192
Mississippi 53% 4% 13% 5% 25% 140
Missouri 52% 7% 12% 10% 19% 273
Montana 66% 7% 5% 6% 16% 171
Nebraska 56% 3% 17% 7% 16% 132
Nevada 61% 4% 13% 3% 18% 133
New Jersey 45% 8% 15% 8% 24% 281
New Mexico 48% 10% 17% 6% 19% 120
New York 50% 6% 11% 5% 28% 580
North Carolina 54% 4% 14% 6% 22% 386
North Dakota 57% 5% 10% 6% 22% 156
Ohio 55% 4% 10% 7% 24% 461
Oklahoma 56% 3% 11% 10% 21% 170
Oregon 59% 4% 15% 5% 17% 148
Pennsylvania 55% 5% 10% 8% 22% 527
South Carolina 50% 10% 19% 8% 15% 205
South Dakota 52% 8% 11% 11% 17% 145
Tennessee 61% 6% 11% 5% 16% 297
Texas 54% 6% 13% 6% 20% 979
Utah 59% 7% 9% 1% 23% 132
Virginia 56% 6% 9% 8% 20% 327
Washington 52% 9% 12% 10% 16% 205
West Virginia 55% 7% 14% 8% 15% 157
Wisconsin 60% 6% 9% 6% 19% 226
Wyoming 62% 5% 14% 5% 14% 177

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