Region among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost by generational group (2014) Switch to: Generational cohort among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost by region

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost who are in…

Generational cohort Northeast South Midwest West Sample Size
Sample size = 2,083. 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.
Younger Millennial 19% 37% 21% 23% 2,083
Older Millennial 18% 36% 21% 26% 2,659
Generation X 20% 36% 20% 24% 4,360
Baby Boomer 21% 34% 21% 23% 7,179
Silent 22% 35% 22% 22% 2,987
Greatest 29% 32% 22% 17% 277

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