Views about environmental regulation among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who attend prayer groups 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 49% 42% 2% 7% 224
Arizona 51% 41% 2% 6% 165
Arkansas 51% 45% 3% 1% 115
California 41% 51% 3% 5% 765
Florida 44% 50% 2% 4% 482
Georgia 41% 51% 4% 4% 312
Illinois 46% 49% 3% 2% 276
Indiana 53% 44% 2% 1% 183
Kentucky 64% 30% 1% 5% 143
Louisiana 45% 49% 3% 3% 155
Maryland 37% 57% 3% 3% 146
Michigan 44% 45% 5% 7% 216
Minnesota 50% 45% 1% 3% 105
Mississippi 46% 45% 7% 2% 139
Missouri 53% 42% 3% 3% 155
New Jersey 37% 56% 1% 7% 166
New York 37% 56% 1% 5% 345
North Carolina 45% 43% 4% 8% 327
Ohio 49% 45% 3% 3% 309
Oklahoma 45% 48% 2% 5% 140
Pennsylvania 50% 47% 2% 2% 300
South Carolina 48% 48% 1% 3% 178
Tennessee 47% 44% 3% 5% 271
Texas 42% 52% 3% 3% 782
Utah 58% 30% 9% 2% 152
Virginia 47% 49% 2% 2% 247
Washington 39% 52% 6% 3% 157
West Virginia 57% 33% 5% 5% 102

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