Views about environmental regulation among men by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among men by views about environmental protection

% of men who say…

Religious tradition Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
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Buddhist 26% 71% 2% < 1% 138
Catholic 43% 53% 2% 2% 3,426
Evangelical Protestant 55% 40% 3% 2% 4,061
Hindu 24% 71% 3% 3% 136
Historically Black Protestant 35% 58% 3% 4% 818
Jewish 30% 66% 3% 1% 428
Mainline Protestant 45% 51% 2% 2% 2,778
Mormon 59% 35% 4% 2% 347
Muslim 31% 66% 2% 1% 152
Orthodox Christian 43% 54% < 1% 2% 106
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 30% 65% 3% 3% 4,471

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