Tuesday, December 20, 2016

Generation Gap in Attitudes toward Environment

The 59 percent majority of Americans think "stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost," according to a Pew Research Center survey. Only 34 percent say laws and regulations "cost too many jobs and hurt economy." Young adults are most likely to support environmental regulation...

Environmental regulations are worth the cost
Aged 18 to 29: 70%
Aged 30 to 49: 63%
Aged 50 to 64: 53%
Aged 65-plus: 47%

Source: Pew Research Center, Most Americans Favor Stricter Environmental Laws and Regulations

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