Views about environmental regulation among adults who seldom or never pray by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who seldom or never pray 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 31% 65% 4% < 1% 102
Arizona 30% 65% 2% 2% 159
California 26% 70% 2% 2% 1,092
Colorado 23% 67% 3% 6% 150
Connecticut 25% 70% 1% 4% 113
Florida 28% 69% 2% 2% 461
Georgia 24% 72% 1% 3% 152
Illinois 28% 69% 2% 1% 306
Indiana 32% 63% 2% 3% 130
Maine 29% 69% 2% < 1% 124
Maryland 20% 77% 1% 2% 169
Massachusetts 25% 70% 1% 4% 279
Michigan 26% 66% 4% 5% 222
Minnesota 25% 66% 6% 3% 139
Missouri 38% 59% 1% 1% 126
New Hampshire 21% 77% 1% 2% 107
New Jersey 25% 71% 2% 2% 215
New York 26% 69% 2% 2% 582
North Carolina 24% 72% 2% 2% 165
Ohio 33% 63% 2% 2% 194
Oregon 21% 69% 2% 8% 146
Pennsylvania 33% 64% 1% 3% 291
Texas 33% 62% 2% 3% 407
Vermont 16% 82% 1% 1% 133
Virginia 22% 73% 3% 2% 193
Washington 20% 75% 1% 4% 230
Wisconsin 32% 64% 2% 2% 147

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