Views about environmental regulation among who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by marital status (2014) Switch to: Marital status among who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by views about environmental protection

% of who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say…

Marital status 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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Married 24% 72% 2% 2% 1,587
Living with a partner 27% 71% 1% 1% 257
Divorced/separated 31% 65% 2% 2% 377
Widowed 31% 60% 2% 6% 174
Never married 28% 69% 1% 2% 794

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