Views about environmental regulation among adults who attend services seldom or never by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who attend services seldom or never by views about environmental protection

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State 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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Alaska 37% 57% 4% 2% 117
Arizona 37% 57% 2% 4% 219
California 28% 66% 3% 3% 1,375
Colorado 30% 63% 2% 5% 188
Connecticut 31% 63% 1% 6% 130
Delaware 23% 69% 2% 6% 100
District of Columbia 26% 74% < 1% < 1% 112
Florida 33% 62% 2% 3% 601
Georgia 32% 64% 2% 3% 210
Hawaii 19% 74% 1% 7% 121
Idaho 39% 58% 4% < 1% 110
Illinois 32% 63% 3% 2% 394
Indiana 41% 56% 2% 1% 180
Kentucky 38% 55% 3% 4% 113
Maine 27% 70% 3% < 1% 136
Maryland 24% 71% 1% 4% 207
Massachusetts 28% 67% 1% 4% 300
Michigan 32% 62% 3% 3% 286
Minnesota 24% 70% 4% 2% 145
Missouri 38% 60% 1% 1% 175
Montana 46% 48% 2% 4% 118
Nevada 29% 64% 4% 3% 114
New Hampshire 22% 74% 2% 2% 142
New Jersey 25% 72% 2% 1% 241
New Mexico 34% 63% < 1% 3% 105
New York 26% 69% 2% 2% 680
North Carolina 33% 61% 2% 4% 237
Ohio 37% 58% 2% 3% 307
Oregon 26% 66% 3% 5% 179
Pennsylvania 32% 64% 2% 2% 375
South Carolina 31% 65% 5% < 1% 100
Tennessee 41% 54% 2% 4% 138
Texas 35% 57% 3% 5% 586
Vermont 21% 75% 1% 3% 142
Virginia 33% 62% 4% 1% 209
Washington 20% 75% 3% 2% 268
Wisconsin 31% 65% 2% 2% 175

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