Importance of religion in one's life among adults in Generation X by views about environmental protection (2014) Switch to: Views about environmental regulation among adults in Generation X by importance of religion

% of adults in Generation X who say religion is…

Views about environmental regulationVery importantSomewhat importantNot too importantNot at all importantDon't knowSample size
Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy60%23%9%7%< 1%2,617
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost47%27%12%13%1%4,360
Neither/both equally57%23%6%11%3%188
Don't know64%21%3%9%3%138
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