Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost by belief in existence of standards for right and wrong

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost who say…

Metro area 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 = 301. 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.
Atlanta Metro Area 29% 70% 2% < 1% 301
Baltimore Metro Area 23% 75% 1% < 1% 152
Boston Metro Area 20% 79% 1% < 1% 337
Chicago Metro Area 24% 74% 1% 1% 541
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 30% 68% 1% < 1% 396
Detroit Metro Area 37% 61% 1% 1% 215
Houston Metro Area 26% 71% 2% 1% 303
Los Angeles Metro Area 23% 76% 1% < 1% 669
Miami Metro Area 26% 71% 1% 1% 302
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 27% 73% < 1% < 1% 225
New York City Metro Area 19% 78% 1% 1% 1,177
Philadelphia Metro Area 29% 70% < 1% 1% 464
Phoenix Metro Area 38% 60% 2% < 1% 219
Pittsburgh Metro Area 22% 78% < 1% < 1% 133
Providence Metro Area 27% 72% 1% < 1% 233
Riverside, CA Metro Area 37% 60% 1% 2% 210
San Diego Metro Area 28% 71% 1% < 1% 173
San Francisco Metro Area 22% 73% 4% < 1% 358
Seattle Metro Area 28% 71% 1% < 1% 238
St. Louis Metro Area 30% 67% 1% 1% 160
Tampa Metro Area 23% 76% 1% < 1% 190
Washington, DC Metro Area 25% 74% 1% < 1% 650

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