Views about environmental regulation among blacks by state (2014) Switch to: State among blacks by views about environmental protection

% of blacks 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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Alabama 39% 54% 1% 6% 105
California 27% 66% 4% 3% 206
District of Columbia 29% 66% 3% 2% 119
Florida 35% 59% 2% 3% 227
Georgia 34% 63% 1% 2% 251
Illinois 36% 62% 1% 1% 156
Louisiana 38% 53% 2% 7% 119
Maryland 22% 75% 1% 2% 156
Michigan 30% 60% < 1% 10% 123
Mississippi 34% 60% 2% 4% 103
New York 25% 70% 3% 3% 240
North Carolina 41% 52% 1% 5% 183
Ohio 35% 60% 2% 3% 102
Pennsylvania 32% 61% 6% 1% 112
South Carolina 42% 54% 1% 3% 112
Texas 32% 60% 3% 5% 263
Virginia 30% 67% 3% < 1% 119

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