Views about environmental regulation among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who say…

Survey year 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
Sample size = 21,904. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 43% 51% 3% 4% 21,904
2007 33% 58% 3% 6% 25,667

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Views about environmental regulation among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by religious group

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who say…

Religious tradition 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
Sample size = 0. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Catholic 40% 54% 2% 4% 4,775
Evangelical Protestant 50% 44% 3% 3% 7,594
Historically Black Protestant 36% 58% 2% 4% 1,694
Jehovah's Witness 33% 53% 4% 9% 221
Jewish 36% 60% 2% 3% 277
Mainline Protestant 41% 54% 3% 2% 3,989
Mormon 55% 39% 3% 2% 576
Muslim 28% 65% 4% 4% 192
Orthodox Christian 36% 62% < 1% 1% 113
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 36% 57% 3% 4% 1,805

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by views about environmental protection

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who are ages…

Views about environmental regulation 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 9,338. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 16% 32% 31% 21% 9,338
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 20% 36% 27% 17% 10,793
Neither/both equally 12% 34% 27% 26% 586
Don't know 13% 25% 23% 39% 707

Generational cohort among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by views about environmental protection

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who are…

Views about environmental regulation Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 9,338. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 10% 11% 27% 37% 14% 1% 9,338
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 12% 14% 30% 32% 11% 1% 10,793
Neither/both equally 6% 11% 29% 33% 18% 3% 586
Don't know 8% 10% 20% 28% 28% 5% 707

Gender composition among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by views about environmental protection

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who are…

Views about environmental regulation Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 9,539. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 49% 51% 9,539
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 40% 60% 11,016
Neither/both equally 44% 56% 606
Don't know 32% 68% 743

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by views about environmental protection

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who identify as…

Views about environmental regulation White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 9,384. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 70% 13% 2% 12% 4% 9,384
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 60% 18% 3% 15% 4% 10,881
Neither/both equally 69% 11% 2% 14% 5% 582
Don't know 57% 16% 4% 19% 4% 712

Immigrant status among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by views about environmental protection

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who are…

Views about environmental regulation Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 9,413. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 11% 8% 81% 9,413
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 15% 10% 76% 10,887
Neither/both equally 12% 7% 81% 592
Don't know 22% 8% 71% 722

Income distribution among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by views about environmental protection

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who have a household income of…

Views about environmental regulation Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 8,225. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 36% 21% 26% 17% 8,225
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 36% 22% 27% 15% 9,658
Neither/both equally 37% 21% 28% 14% 480
Don't know 57% 18% 18% 8% 507

Educational distribution among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by views about environmental protection

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who have completed…

Views about environmental regulation High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 9,489. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 46% 32% 15% 7% 9,489
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 39% 34% 16% 11% 10,952
Neither/both equally 43% 35% 16% 6% 600
Don't know 61% 23% 11% 5% 731

Marital status among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by views about environmental protection

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who are…

Views about environmental regulation Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 9,499. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 56% 5% 13% 7% 19% 9,499
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 48% 6% 15% 7% 24% 10,979
Neither/both equally 54% 4% 13% 11% 18% 596
Don't know 43% 3% 16% 19% 18% 730

Parent of children under 18 among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by views about environmental protection

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who are…

Views about environmental regulation Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 9,503. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 29% 71% 9,503
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 31% 69% 10,977
Neither/both equally 27% 73% 602
Don't know 25% 75% 737

BeliefsandPractices

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by views about environmental protection

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who say religion is…

Views about environmental regulation Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,539. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 77% 18% 3% 2% < 1% 9,539
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 71% 21% 4% 3% 1% 11,016
Neither/both equally 77% 16% 3% 3% 2% 606
Don't know 76% 17% 3% 2% 3% 743

Attendance at religious services among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by views about environmental protection

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who attend religious services…

Views about environmental regulation At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,539. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 52% 32% 16% < 1% 9,539
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 46% 35% 18% 1% 11,016
Neither/both equally 56% 22% 21% 2% 606
Don't know 51% 25% 20% 3% 743

Frequency of prayer among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by views about environmental protection

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who pray…

Views about environmental regulation At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,539. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 76% 15% 3% 5% 1% 9,539
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 73% 16% 4% 6% 1% 11,016
Neither/both equally 79% 10% 3% 7% 2% 606
Don't know 78% 9% 3% 7% 3% 743

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by views about environmental protection

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who attend prayer group…

Views about environmental regulation At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,539. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 38% 12% 10% 41% 1% 9,539
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 32% 12% 10% 46% < 1% 11,016
Neither/both equally 40% 10% 6% 42% 2% 606
Don't know 38% 9% 7% 43% 3% 743

Frequency of meditation among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by views about environmental protection

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who meditate…

Views about environmental regulation At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,539. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 48% 7% 3% 40% 2% 9,539
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 49% 8% 4% 38% 1% 11,016
Neither/both equally 53% 5% 3% 35% 4% 606
Don't know 55% 6% 3% 30% 6% 743

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by views about environmental protection

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

Views about environmental regulation At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,539. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 72% 13% 7% 8% 1% 9,539
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 70% 14% 7% 7% 1% 11,016
Neither/both equally 75% 8% 7% 7% 2% 606
Don't know 71% 9% 7% 7% 6% 743

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by views about environmental protection

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Views about environmental regulation At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,539. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 46% 15% 11% 26% 2% 9,539
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 47% 16% 12% 24% 1% 11,016
Neither/both equally 49% 11% 8% 28% 4% 606
Don't know 47% 13% 9% 23% 8% 743

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by views about environmental protection

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Views about environmental regulation Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,539. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 52% 5% 37% 4% 2% 9,539
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 43% 9% 40% 6% 2% 11,016
Neither/both equally 49% 5% 34% 3% 9% 606
Don't know 46% 4% 36% 4% 10% 743

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by views about environmental protection

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who say…

Views about environmental regulation There are clear standards for what is right and wrong Right or wrong depends on the situation Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,539. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 48% 50% 1% 1% 9,539
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 34% 64% 1% 1% 11,016
Neither/both equally 41% 50% 7% 2% 606
Don't know 31% 57% 3% 10% 743

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by views about environmental protection

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who read scripture…

Views about environmental regulation At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,539. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 53% 12% 8% 26% 1% 9,539
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 47% 12% 9% 31% 1% 11,016
Neither/both equally 54% 12% 6% 25% 2% 606
Don't know 55% 7% 6% 28% 3% 743

Interpreting scripture among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by views about environmental protection

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who say the holy scripture is…

Views about environmental regulation Word of God; should be taken literally Word of God; not everything taken literally Word of God; other/don't know Not the word of God Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,539. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 50% 31% 4% 11% 5% 9,539
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 37% 35% 3% 18% 7% 11,016
Neither/both equally 40% 22% 9% 13% 16% 606
Don't know 50% 16% 11% 9% 14% 743

Belief in Heaven among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by views about environmental protection

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who …in heaven

Views about environmental regulation Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,539. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 88% 6% 6% 9,539
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 86% 9% 5% 11,016
Neither/both equally 80% 8% 12% 606
Don't know 80% 7% 12% 743

Belief in Hell among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by views about environmental protection

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who …in hell

Views about environmental regulation Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,539. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 77% 16% 7% 9,539
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 70% 23% 7% 11,016
Neither/both equally 64% 22% 14% 606
Don't know 60% 22% 18% 743

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by views about environmental protection

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who identify as…

Views about environmental regulation Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 9,539. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 58% 15% 27% 9,539
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 32% 18% 50% 11,016
Neither/both equally 38% 32% 30% 606
Don't know 31% 35% 33% 743

Political ideology among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by views about environmental protection

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who are…

Views about environmental regulation Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,539. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 59% 25% 11% 6% 9,539
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 33% 37% 23% 6% 11,016
Neither/both equally 43% 31% 12% 14% 606
Don't know 38% 22% 16% 24% 743

Views about size of government among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by views about environmental protection

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who would rather have…

Views about environmental regulation Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,539. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 68% 28% 1% 2% 9,539
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 44% 48% 4% 4% 11,016
Neither/both equally 54% 22% 11% 13% 606
Don't know 38% 38% 8% 16% 743

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by views about environmental protection

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who say government aid to the poor…

Views about environmental regulation Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,539. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 63% 32% 3% 2% 9,539
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 37% 57% 4% 1% 11,016
Neither/both equally 42% 35% 20% 4% 606
Don't know 32% 42% 8% 18% 743

Views about abortion among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by views about environmental protection

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who say abortion should be…

Views about environmental regulation Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,539. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 34% 63% 3% 9,539
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 51% 45% 4% 11,016
Neither/both equally 37% 51% 12% 606
Don't know 27% 53% 20% 743

Views about homosexuality among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by views about environmental protection

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who say homosexuality…

Views about environmental regulation Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,539. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 41% 50% 5% 4% 9,539
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 59% 34% 4% 3% 11,016
Neither/both equally 36% 39% 18% 7% 606
Don't know 36% 41% 9% 15% 743

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by views about environmental protection

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who …same-sex marriage

Views about environmental regulation Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,539. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 30% 62% 8% 9,539
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 51% 42% 7% 11,016
Neither/both equally 31% 51% 18% 606
Don't know 25% 53% 22% 743

Views about human evolution among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by views about environmental protection

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who say humans…

Views about environmental regulation 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
Sample size = 9,539. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 13% 27% 2% 53% 4% 9,539
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 20% 33% 4% 40% 4% 11,016
Neither/both equally 7% 20% 9% 48% 17% 606
Don't know 10% 14% 9% 39% 29% 743