Views about environmental regulation among adults who pray daily by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among adults who pray daily by views about environmental protection

% of adults who pray daily 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 22% 75% 1% 2% 110
Catholic 39% 55% 2% 4% 4,335
Evangelical Protestant 49% 44% 3% 4% 6,852
Hindu 30% 64% 2% 5% 102
Historically Black Protestant 36% 57% 2% 4% 1,538
Jehovah's Witness 35% 52% 5% 9% 221
Jewish 42% 54% < 1% 3% 213
Mainline Protestant 39% 55% 3% 2% 3,342
Mormon 55% 39% 4% 2% 571
Muslim 30% 61% 4% 4% 164
Orthodox Christian 37% 62% < 1% 1% 100
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 34% 59% 3% 4% 1,333

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