Views about environmental regulation among adults who pray weekly

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 5,299. 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% 58% 2% 2% 5,299
2007 30% 62% 3% 5% 5,789

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Views about environmental regulation among adults who pray weekly by religious group

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 0. 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.
Catholic 41% 56% 2% 2% 1,431
Evangelical Protestant 46% 51% 2% 2% 1,105
Historically Black Protestant 31% 66% 1% 2% 219
Jewish 21% 76% 2% < 1% 135
Mainline Protestant 39% 57% 2% 2% 1,323
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 34% 61% 2% 3% 754

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who pray weekly by views about environmental protection

% of adults who pray weekly who are ages…

Views about environmental regulation 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 2,026. 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 24% 32% 27% 17% 2,026
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 25% 36% 26% 13% 2,977
Neither/both equally 9% 28% 35% 27% 109
Don't know 17% 27% 27% 30% 113

Generational cohort among adults who pray weekly by views about environmental protection

% of adults who pray weekly who are…

Views about environmental regulation Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 2,026. 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 15% 15% 26% 32% 11% < 1% 2,026
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 16% 16% 29% 30% 8% 1% 2,977
Neither/both equally 9% 6% 23% 43% 19% 1% 109
Don't know 13% 15% 16% 32% 18% 7% 113

Gender composition among adults who pray weekly by views about environmental protection

% of adults who pray weekly who are…

Views about environmental regulation Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 2,049. 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% 43% 2,049
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 45% 55% 3,022
Neither/both equally 50% 50% 111
Don't know 46% 54% 117

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who pray weekly by views about environmental protection

% of adults who pray weekly who identify as…

Views about environmental regulation White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 2,024. 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 68% 8% 3% 17% 3% 2,024
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 68% 11% 3% 15% 3% 2,986
Neither/both equally 77% 6% 1% 12% 4% 108
Don't know 54% 10% 2% 27% 7% 113

Immigrant status among adults who pray weekly by views about environmental protection

% of adults who pray weekly who are…

Views about environmental regulation Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 2,026. 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 14% 10% 76% 2,026
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 14% 10% 76% 2,993
Neither/both equally 11% 7% 82% 110
Don't know 19% 12% 69% 112

Income distribution among adults who pray weekly by views about environmental protection

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 1,810. 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% 25% 18% 1,810
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 32% 19% 28% 20% 2,707

Educational distribution among adults who pray weekly by views about environmental protection

% of adults who pray weekly who have completed…

Views about environmental regulation High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 2,040. 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 50% 31% 13% 6% 2,040
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 37% 32% 18% 13% 3,011
Neither/both equally 48% 23% 14% 14% 109
Don't know 63% 22% 10% 5% 116

Marital status among adults who pray weekly by views about environmental protection

% of adults who pray weekly who are…

Views about environmental regulation Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 2,047. 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% 7% 13% 5% 26% 2,047
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 45% 8% 13% 5% 29% 3,009
Neither/both equally 57% 3% 13% 10% 17% 110
Don't know 34% 10% 13% 18% 25% 115

Parent of children under 18 among adults who pray weekly by views about environmental protection

% of adults who pray weekly who are…

Views about environmental regulation Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 2,042. 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 29% 71% 2,042
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 32% 68% 3,013
Neither/both equally 22% 78% 111
Don't know 25% 75% 117

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who pray weekly by views about environmental protection

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 2,049. 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 67% 28% 3% < 1% 1% 1% 2,049
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 58% 34% 5% < 1% 1% 1% 3,022
Neither/both equally 64% 32% 3% 1% < 1% < 1% 111
Don't know 63% 28% 3% 4% < 1% 2% 117

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who pray weekly by views about environmental protection

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 2,049. 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 46% 45% 7% 3% < 1% 2,049
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 40% 46% 10% 3% < 1% 3,022
Neither/both equally 50% 40% 8% 2% < 1% 111
Don't know 63% 29% 3% 2% 4% 117

Attendance at religious services among adults who pray weekly by views about environmental protection

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 2,049. 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 29% 46% 25% 1% 2,049
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 25% 49% 26% < 1% 3,022
Neither/both equally 33% 36% 30% 1% 111
Don't know 30% 38% 29% 2% 117

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who pray weekly by views about environmental protection

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 2,049. 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 15% 12% 10% 63% < 1% 2,049
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 12% 10% 10% 68% < 1% 3,022
Neither/both equally 18% 8% 9% 66% < 1% 111
Don't know 24% 8% 10% 56% 2% 117

Frequency of meditation among adults who pray weekly by views about environmental protection

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 2,049. 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 28% 10% 6% 54% 1% 2,049
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 32% 12% 6% 50% 1% 3,022
Neither/both equally 38% 11% 6% 43% 2% 111
Don't know 39% 10% 8% 37% 6% 117

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who pray weekly by views about environmental protection

% of adults who pray weekly who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

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 = 2,049. 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% 22% 13% 14% 2% 2,049
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 49% 23% 15% 12% 1% 3,022
Neither/both equally 59% 20% 10% 9% 2% 111
Don't know 52% 9% 15% 22% 2% 117

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who pray weekly by views about environmental protection

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 2,049. 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 37% 18% 15% 29% 1% 2,049
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 40% 19% 16% 24% 1% 3,022
Neither/both equally 40% 12% 15% 27% 6% 111
Don't know 38% 12% 15% 30% 5% 117

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who pray weekly by views about environmental protection

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 2,049. 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 26% 11% 54% 7% 2% 2,049
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 21% 14% 52% 10% 2% 3,022
Neither/both equally 27% 8% 48% 8% 9% 111
Don't know 30% 9% 45% 7% 10% 117

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who pray weekly by views about environmental protection

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 2,049. 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% 63% 1% 1% 2,049
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 25% 73% 1% 1% 3,022
Neither/both equally 31% 61% 6% 3% 111
Don't know 21% 65% 5% 10% 117

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who pray weekly by views about environmental protection

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 2,049. 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 21% 16% 14% 49% 1% 2,049
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 16% 15% 14% 54% < 1% 3,022
Neither/both equally 18% 14% 15% 51% 1% 111
Don't know 31% 15% 9% 43% 2% 117

Interpreting scripture among adults who pray weekly by views about environmental protection

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 2,049. 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% 36% 2% 24% 7% 2,049
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 19% 36% 1% 36% 7% 3,022
Neither/both equally 20% 26% 4% 29% 22% 111
Don't know 41% 23% 7% 16% 14% 117

Belief in Heaven among adults who pray weekly by views about environmental protection

% of adults who pray weekly who …in heaven

Views about environmental regulation Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,049. 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 85% 9% 6% 2,049
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 78% 15% 7% 3,022
Neither/both equally 75% 8% 17% 111
Don't know 81% 12% 7% 117

Belief in Hell among adults who pray weekly by views about environmental protection

% of adults who pray weekly who …in hell

Views about environmental regulation Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,049. 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% 24% 8% 2,049
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 58% 34% 8% 3,022
Neither/both equally 55% 25% 19% 111
Don't know 59% 25% 15% 117

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who pray weekly by views about environmental protection

% of adults who pray weekly who identify as…

Views about environmental regulation Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 2,049. 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% 17% 29% 2,049
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 28% 16% 56% 3,022
Neither/both equally 36% 27% 36% 111
Don't know 37% 35% 29% 117

Political ideology among adults who pray weekly by views about environmental protection

% of adults who pray weekly who are…

Views about environmental regulation Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,049. 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 46% 33% 15% 6% 2,049
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 24% 41% 31% 4% 3,022
Neither/both equally 42% 36% 14% 7% 111
Don't know 31% 28% 18% 23% 117

Views about size of government among adults who pray weekly by views about environmental protection

% of adults who pray weekly who would rather have…

Views about environmental regulation Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,049. 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 65% 32% 1% 2% 2,049
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 43% 50% 3% 3% 3,022
Neither/both equally 56% 18% 16% 11% 111
Don't know 37% 48% 4% 12% 117

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who pray weekly by views about environmental protection

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 2,049. 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% 33% 2% 2% 2,049
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 36% 60% 3% 1% 3,022
Neither/both equally 38% 30% 27% 5% 111
Don't know 30% 48% 8% 14% 117

Views about abortion among adults who pray weekly by views about environmental protection

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 2,049. 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 46% 50% 4% 2,049
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 66% 31% 3% 3,022
Neither/both equally 57% 33% 10% 111
Don't know 31% 54% 15% 117

Views about homosexuality among adults who pray weekly by views about environmental protection

% of adults who pray weekly who say homosexuality…

Views about environmental regulation Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,049. 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 59% 33% 4% 4% 2,049
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 78% 17% 2% 2% 3,022
Neither/both equally 58% 22% 15% 5% 111
Don't know 34% 34% 16% 16% 117

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who pray weekly by views about environmental protection

% of adults who pray weekly who …same-sex marriage

Views about environmental regulation Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,049. 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 46% 46% 9% 2,049
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 71% 24% 6% 3,022
Neither/both equally 50% 27% 23% 111
Don't know 33% 36% 31% 117

Views about human evolution among adults who pray weekly by views about environmental protection

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 2,049. 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 24% 33% 3% 36% 4% 2,049
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 39% 32% 4% 23% 2% 3,022
Neither/both equally 17% 23% 18% 19% 22% 111
Don't know 18% 15% 12% 32% 23% 117