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

% of married adults 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 26% 72% 2% < 1% 103
Catholic 41% 54% 2% 3% 3,810
Evangelical Protestant 55% 40% 3% 3% 4,853
Hindu 34% 63% < 1% 4% 131
Historically Black Protestant 31% 63% 3% 3% 626
Jehovah's Witness 35% 51% 4% 10% 124
Jewish 27% 70% 2% 1% 498
Mainline Protestant 41% 55% 3% 2% 3,444
Mormon 56% 37% 4% 2% 454
Muslim 27% 70% < 1% 2% 110
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 26% 69% 2% 2% 3,150

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