Views about environmental regulation among democrats and Democratic leaners by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among democrats and Democratic leaners by views about environmental protection

% of democrats and Democratic leaners 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 13% 85% 1% 2% 184
Catholic 27% 68% 2% 3% 3,118
Evangelical Protestant 30% 64% 2% 3% 2,307
Hindu 22% 77% < 1% 2% 113
Historically Black Protestant 35% 60% 2% 4% 1,557
Jewish 10% 87% 1% 1% 575
Mainline Protestant 20% 76% 2% 2% 2,511
Mormon 20% 78% 2% 1% 110
Muslim 24% 70% 4% 2% 150
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 16% 81% 2% 2% 4,348

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