Views about human evolution among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by views about human evolution

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy who say humans…

State Evolved; due to natural processes Evolved; due to God's design Evolved; don't know how Always existed in present form Don't know Sample Size
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Alabama 21% 22% 1% 51% 5% 233
Alaska 21% 27% 3% 45% 4% 129
Arizona 23% 26% 4% 45% 2% 265
Arkansas 16% 30% 1% 52% 2% 141
California 32% 23% 2% 39% 4% 1,268
Colorado 23% 26% 2% 44% 4% 194
Connecticut 25% 32% 3% 37% 3% 105
Florida 24% 27% 2% 42% 4% 768
Georgia 18% 26% 2% 50% 5% 383
Idaho 15% 32% 2% 45% 5% 141
Illinois 28% 26% 1% 40% 4% 485
Indiana 18% 27% 5% 46% 4% 282
Iowa 23% 25% 6% 42% 5% 123
Kansas 21% 25% 2% 47% 5% 136
Kentucky 16% 26% 1% 53% 4% 210
Louisiana 20% 26% 3% 45% 6% 211
Maine 39% 22% 4% 30% 5% 101
Maryland 27% 29% 5% 34% 5% 199
Massachusetts 35% 31% 3% 26% 5% 197
Michigan 26% 21% 4% 47% 2% 348
Minnesota 16% 23% 6% 50% 6% 192
Mississippi 12% 19% 2% 63% 4% 140
Missouri 23% 28% 4% 43% 3% 275
Montana 28% 19% 3% 46% 4% 171
Nebraska 17% 33% 5% 40% 6% 133
Nevada 29% 22% 5% 40% 4% 133
New Jersey 29% 24% 3% 39% 5% 283
New Mexico 17% 25% 7% 50% 1% 121
New York 29% 25% 5% 39% 3% 586
North Carolina 18% 29% 2% 47% 4% 387
North Dakota 23% 30% 1% 41% 5% 156
Ohio 20% 27% 5% 44% 4% 464
Oklahoma 15% 26% 2% 48% 9% 170
Oregon 22% 28% 3% 39% 8% 148
Pennsylvania 24% 23% 3% 47% 3% 532
South Carolina 16% 27% < 1% 51% 5% 205
South Dakota 20% 26% 2% 49% 3% 146
Tennessee 13% 20% 3% 56% 8% 299
Texas 22% 25% 3% 46% 4% 982
Utah 13% 28% 2% 55% 2% 132
Virginia 15% 28% 2% 49% 5% 329
Washington 26% 25% 7% 39% 4% 207
West Virginia 18% 22% 3% 53% 3% 158
Wisconsin 23% 25% 2% 42% 9% 226
Wyoming 23% 24% 5% 46% 2% 177

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