Racial and ethnic composition 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 race/ethnicity

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

State White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 231. 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 74% 21% < 1% 2% 3% 231
Alaska 69% 5% 5% 5% 16% 129
Arizona 68% 3% 2% 22% 6% 258
Arkansas 81% 10% < 1% 5% 4% 141
California 46% 5% 10% 37% 3% 1,238
Colorado 76% 5% 2% 15% 3% 190
Connecticut 74% 9% 1% 14% 2% 104
Florida 64% 13% 1% 20% 2% 756
Georgia 64% 26% 1% 5% 3% 378
Idaho 90% 2% 1% 6% 1% 140
Illinois 66% 13% 2% 14% 5% 475
Indiana 85% 6% 1% 5% 3% 278
Iowa 93% < 1% 3% 2% 2% 123
Kansas 81% 6% 4% 6% 3% 134
Kentucky 90% 6% < 1% 1% 2% 208
Louisiana 67% 26% 1% 4% 3% 209
Maine 95% < 1% 1% 2% 2% 100
Maryland 63% 19% 2% 8% 7% 195
Massachusetts 75% 8% 3% 12% 2% 191
Michigan 81% 11% 1% 4% 3% 343
Minnesota 86% 4% 1% 4% 5% 187
Mississippi 67% 27% < 1% 4% 2% 139
Missouri 83% 13% 1% 1% 2% 272
Montana 92% < 1% 1% 1% 5% 169
Nebraska 85% 5% 1% 5% 3% 133
Nevada 62% 7% < 1% 25% 7% 130
New Jersey 62% 12% 7% 17% 2% 278
New Mexico 50% 4% < 1% 34% 12% 121
New York 62% 11% 6% 17% 3% 575
North Carolina 67% 22% 2% 4% 5% 384
North Dakota 94% < 1% 1% 1% 5% 152
Ohio 86% 9% 1% 2% 2% 455
Oklahoma 77% 6% < 1% 4% 13% 167
Oregon 82% 1% 2% 10% 4% 146
Pennsylvania 83% 7% 1% 6% 2% 525
South Carolina 69% 25% < 1% 5% 2% 203
South Dakota 91% < 1% 1% 4% 4% 146
Tennessee 77% 16% < 1% 4% 2% 294
Texas 52% 10% 2% 33% 3% 966
Utah 77% 1% 2% 16% 4% 130
Virginia 75% 14% 4% 4% 2% 318
Washington 77% 1% 8% 8% 6% 205
West Virginia 95% 2% < 1% 1% 2% 157
Wisconsin 85% 7% 2% 5% 2% 222
Wyoming 92% 1% < 1% 6% 2% 177

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