Views about environmental regulation among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by views about environmental protection

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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
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Buddhist 17% 80% 1% 2% 166
Catholic 39% 55% 2% 3% 4,173
Evangelical Protestant 49% 44% 3% 4% 6,541
Historically Black Protestant 35% 59% 2% 4% 1,423
Jehovah's Witness 35% 51% 4% 10% 203
Jewish 30% 66% 2% 2% 320
Mainline Protestant 38% 56% 3% 3% 3,532
Mormon 56% 38% 3% 2% 545
Muslim 28% 66% 4% 2% 152
Orthodox Christian 36% 62% < 1% 1% 103
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 26% 68% 3% 3% 3,048

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