Views about environmental regulation among adults who meditate at least once a week by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who meditate at least once a week 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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Alabama 46% 45% 2% 7% 264
Alaska 43% 53% 1% 3% 111
Arizona 41% 49% 3% 6% 302
Arkansas 50% 45% 3% 2% 130
California 33% 59% 2% 5% 1,559
Colorado 30% 62% 2% 6% 199
Connecticut 36% 63% 1% < 1% 140
Delaware 30% 62% 2% 6% 111
District of Columbia 22% 73% 2% 3% 129
Florida 39% 56% 2% 3% 897
Georgia 37% 58% 2% 3% 452
Hawaii 22% 71% 1% 6% 140
Idaho 46% 49% 1% 4% 141
Illinois 37% 59% 3% 2% 573
Indiana 44% 50% 3% 3% 266
Iowa 41% 54% 3% 2% 114
Kansas 34% 56% 5% 5% 121
Kentucky 52% 42% 3% 3% 185
Louisiana 49% 47% 3% 1% 221
Maine 29% 63% 4% 4% 105
Maryland 32% 62% 2% 4% 271
Massachusetts 29% 61% 5% 6% 234
Michigan 38% 50% 4% 8% 400
Minnesota 41% 53% 2% 4% 221
Mississippi 45% 46% 6% 3% 158
Missouri 46% 49% 3% 3% 251
Montana 55% 37% 7% 1% 107
Nebraska 42% 50% 3% 5% 128
Nevada 38% 54% 4% 4% 130
New Hampshire 33% 62% 4% 1% 107
New Jersey 32% 61% 3% 4% 333
New Mexico 41% 51% 4% 4% 144
New York 29% 65% 2% 4% 778
North Carolina 41% 51% 3% 5% 497
North Dakota 38% 47% 5% 9% 114
Ohio 43% 51% 3% 3% 487
Oklahoma 41% 51% 3% 6% 204
Oregon 39% 56% 3% 1% 168
Pennsylvania 43% 51% 3% 3% 567
Rhode Island 35% 62% 1% 1% 133
South Carolina 45% 51% 2% 3% 252
South Dakota 41% 54% 1% 4% 118
Tennessee 44% 50% 2% 4% 334
Texas 38% 55% 3% 4% 1,204
Utah 45% 44% 9% 2% 149
Virginia 38% 57% 2% 2% 364
Washington 28% 64% 3% 5% 297
West Virginia 53% 35% 7% 5% 121
Wisconsin 38% 59% 2% 1% 190
Wyoming 55% 36% 4% 5% 140

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