Views about environmental regulation among who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by views about environmental protection

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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 18% 79% 1% 1% 231
Catholic 32% 64% 2% 2% 4,011
Evangelical Protestant 36% 60% 2% 2% 2,227
Hindu 23% 72% 2% 3% 126
Historically Black Protestant 34% 63% 1% 2% 740
Jewish 16% 82% 1% 1% 689
Mainline Protestant 28% 68% 2% 2% 3,464
Mormon 35% 58% 6% 1% 155
Muslim 20% 76% 3% < 1% 105
Orthodox Christian 20% 79% < 1% < 1% 105
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 22% 74% 2% 2% 5,996

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