Views about environmental regulation among adults with a household income of $100,000 or more by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults with a household income of $100,000 or more by views about environmental protection

% of adults with a household income of $100,000 or more who say…

State 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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Arizona 48% 48% 2% 1% 113
California 33% 64% 3% 1% 916
Colorado 35% 63% 2% 1% 138
Connecticut 21% 78% < 1% 1% 111
Florida 39% 59% 2% 1% 357
Georgia 38% 60% 2% 1% 192
Illinois 32% 64% 3% < 1% 259
Indiana 45% 50% 4% 1% 101
Maryland 26% 70% 3% 1% 210
Massachusetts 24% 73% 1% 2% 194
Michigan 29% 67% 3% 1% 134
Minnesota 28% 65% 4% 3% 137
New Jersey 24% 72% 2% 1% 260
New York 31% 67% 1% < 1% 389
North Carolina 46% 53% 1% < 1% 188
Ohio 37% 59% 1% 3% 175
Pennsylvania 36% 62% 2% < 1% 267
Tennessee 48% 49% 1% 2% 113
Texas 44% 52% 3% 2% 506
Virginia 38% 58% 1% 3% 260
Washington 29% 67% 2% 1% 141

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