Views about environmental regulation among adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services by views about environmental protection

% of adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services 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 17% 82% 1% < 1% 134
Catholic 31% 64% 1% 4% 2,884
Evangelical Protestant 32% 63% 2% 4% 2,210
Hindu 26% 69% 2% 2% 103
Historically Black Protestant 36% 59% 2% 4% 1,326
Jehovah's Witness 34% 60% 1% 5% 109
Jewish 16% 83% 1% 1% 442
Mainline Protestant 23% 74% 1% 2% 1,908
Mormon 24% 72% 3% 1% 119
Muslim 27% 68% 3% 2% 163
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 19% 77% 1% 2% 3,419

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