Views about environmental regulation among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who say…

Survey year 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
Sample size = 20,955. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 39% 55% 3% 3% 20,955
2007 30% 60% 4% 6% 19,253

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Views about environmental regulation among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by religious group

% 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
Sample size = 166. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
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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DemographicInformation

Age distribution 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 are ages…

Views about environmental regulation 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 8,087. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 16% 32% 30% 22% 8,087
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 22% 35% 27% 17% 11,153
Neither/both equally 13% 32% 28% 26% 587
Don't know 13% 26% 21% 40% 663

Generational cohort 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 are…

Views about environmental regulation Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 8,087. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 10% 12% 27% 36% 14% 1% 8,087
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 13% 15% 28% 32% 11% 1% 11,153
Neither/both equally 8% 10% 28% 33% 18% 3% 587
Don't know 8% 10% 20% 27% 29% 6% 663

Gender composition 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 are…

Views about environmental regulation Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 8,269. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 49% 51% 8,269
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 41% 59% 11,390
Neither/both equally 46% 54% 606
Don't know 33% 67% 690

Racial and ethnic composition 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 identify as…

Views about environmental regulation White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 8,131. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 69% 11% 2% 14% 4% 8,131
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 60% 15% 3% 17% 5% 11,245
Neither/both equally 68% 10% 2% 14% 6% 581
Don't know 54% 16% 3% 24% 4% 666

Immigrant status 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 are…

Views about environmental regulation Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 8,167. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 13% 8% 79% 8,167
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 16% 10% 74% 11,267
Neither/both equally 14% 7% 79% 594
Don't know 25% 8% 67% 671

Income distribution 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 have a household income of…

Views about environmental regulation Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 7,100. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 35% 21% 26% 18% 7,100
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 34% 21% 27% 18% 10,018
Neither/both equally 35% 20% 28% 17% 493
Don't know 56% 18% 18% 9% 465

Educational distribution 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 have completed…

Views about environmental regulation High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 8,219. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 44% 33% 15% 7% 8,219
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 37% 32% 18% 13% 11,330
Neither/both equally 38% 36% 17% 8% 601
Don't know 60% 23% 12% 5% 677

Marital status 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 are…

Views about environmental regulation Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 8,224. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 57% 5% 13% 7% 18% 8,224
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 47% 8% 14% 7% 24% 11,342
Neither/both equally 52% 4% 14% 11% 19% 597
Don't know 42% 4% 17% 19% 19% 680

Parent of children under 18 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 are…

Views about environmental regulation Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 8,233. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 30% 70% 8,233
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 29% 71% 11,349
Neither/both equally 27% 73% 602
Don't know 25% 75% 685

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God 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 they…

Views about environmental regulation Believe in God; absolutely certain Believe in God; fairly certain Believe in God; not too/not at all certain Believe in God; don't know Do not believe in God Other/don't know if they believe in God Sample Size
Sample size = 8,269. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 83% 12% 2% 1% 2% 1% 8,269
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 71% 16% 3% 1% 7% 2% 11,390
Neither/both equally 78% 12% 3% 2% 3% 2% 606
Don't know 78% 14% 2% 2% 2% 3% 690

Importance of religion in one's life 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 religion is…

Views about environmental regulation Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,269. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 77% 15% 4% 4% < 1% 8,269
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 63% 19% 8% 9% 1% 11,390
Neither/both equally 72% 16% 3% 7% 3% 606
Don't know 73% 15% 4% 4% 5% 690

Attendance at religious services 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 attend religious services…

Views about environmental regulation At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,269. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 55% 28% 17% < 1% 8,269
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 43% 32% 24% < 1% 11,390
Neither/both equally 55% 20% 23% 1% 606
Don't know 55% 20% 22% 3% 690

Frequency of prayer 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 pray…

Views about environmental regulation At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,269. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 77% 13% 3% 7% 1% 8,269
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 67% 14% 4% 15% 1% 11,390
Neither/both equally 75% 10% 3% 10% 2% 606
Don't know 77% 8% 2% 9% 3% 690

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups 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 attend prayer group…

Views about environmental regulation At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,269. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 41% 12% 9% 38% 1% 8,269
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 31% 11% 9% 49% < 1% 11,390
Neither/both equally 41% 9% 7% 40% 2% 606
Don't know 44% 6% 5% 42% 3% 690

Frequency of meditation 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 meditate…

Views about environmental regulation At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,269. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 53% 7% 3% 35% 2% 8,269
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 54% 9% 3% 33% 1% 11,390
Neither/both equally 58% 6% 1% 30% 4% 606
Don't know 62% 4% 2% 25% 7% 690

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe 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 feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Views about environmental regulation At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,269. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 54% 14% 9% 21% 2% 8,269
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 57% 15% 9% 18% 1% 11,390
Neither/both equally 60% 9% 6% 21% 3% 606
Don't know 58% 10% 6% 20% 6% 690

Sources of guidance on right and wrong 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 they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Views about environmental regulation Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,269. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 53% 6% 35% 4% 2% 8,269
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 38% 12% 39% 8% 3% 11,390
Neither/both equally 46% 7% 32% 6% 9% 606
Don't know 49% 5% 31% 4% 10% 690

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong 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…

Views about environmental regulation There are clear standards for what is right and wrong Right or wrong depends on the situation Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,269. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 49% 49% 1% 1% 8,269
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 31% 66% 1% 1% 11,390
Neither/both equally 40% 51% 6% 2% 606
Don't know 30% 55% 3% 11% 690

Frequency of reading scripture 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 read scripture…

Views about environmental regulation At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,269. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 57% 11% 7% 25% 1% 8,269
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 45% 11% 8% 36% 1% 11,390
Neither/both equally 54% 12% 6% 26% 2% 606
Don't know 59% 6% 6% 27% 3% 690

Interpreting scripture 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 the holy scripture is…

Views about environmental regulation Word of God; should be taken literally Word of God; not everything taken literally Word of God; other/don't know Not the word of God Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,269. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 49% 27% 3% 15% 5% 8,269
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 32% 28% 3% 31% 6% 11,390
Neither/both equally 36% 21% 8% 21% 15% 606
Don't know 48% 14% 10% 14% 15% 690

Belief in Heaven 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 …in heaven

Views about environmental regulation Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,269. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 84% 9% 7% 8,269
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 74% 20% 6% 11,390
Neither/both equally 73% 14% 12% 606
Don't know 75% 11% 14% 690

Belief in Hell 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 …in hell

Views about environmental regulation Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,269. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 73% 20% 7% 8,269
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 59% 34% 7% 11,390
Neither/both equally 56% 28% 16% 606
Don't know 57% 24% 18% 690

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation 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 identify as…

Views about environmental regulation Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 8,269. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 57% 16% 27% 8,269
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 27% 18% 54% 11,390
Neither/both equally 37% 30% 33% 606
Don't know 32% 34% 34% 690

Political ideology 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 are…

Views about environmental regulation Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,269. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 58% 25% 12% 5% 8,269
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 29% 36% 29% 6% 11,390
Neither/both equally 42% 32% 13% 13% 606
Don't know 39% 25% 17% 20% 690

Views about size of government 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 would rather have…

Views about environmental regulation Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,269. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 69% 28% 1% 2% 8,269
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 42% 50% 4% 4% 11,390
Neither/both equally 53% 23% 13% 12% 606
Don't know 40% 37% 8% 15% 690

Views about government aid to the poor 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 government aid to the poor…

Views about environmental regulation Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,269. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 63% 32% 3% 1% 8,269
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 34% 60% 4% 2% 11,390
Neither/both equally 40% 37% 21% 2% 606
Don't know 31% 43% 8% 17% 690

Views about abortion 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 abortion should be…

Views about environmental regulation Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,269. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 34% 62% 4% 8,269
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 56% 40% 4% 11,390
Neither/both equally 41% 46% 13% 606
Don't know 28% 53% 19% 690

Views about homosexuality 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 homosexuality…

Views about environmental regulation Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,269. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 43% 49% 5% 3% 8,269
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 65% 29% 3% 3% 11,390
Neither/both equally 42% 35% 18% 5% 606
Don't know 38% 38% 8% 16% 690

Views about same-sex marriage 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 …same-sex marriage

Views about environmental regulation Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,269. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 32% 60% 8% 8,269
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 57% 36% 6% 11,390
Neither/both equally 38% 45% 17% 606
Don't know 27% 51% 22% 690

Views about human evolution 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 humans…

Views about environmental regulation Evolved; due to natural processes Evolved; due to God's design Evolved; don't know how Always existed in present form Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,269. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 16% 26% 3% 52% 4% 8,269
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 31% 28% 4% 34% 3% 11,390
Neither/both equally 14% 17% 8% 45% 15% 606
Don't know 11% 16% 9% 36% 28% 690