Generational cohort 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 generational group

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

Metro area Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
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Atlanta Metro Area 20% 14% 33% 27% 5% 1% 297
Baltimore Metro Area 11% 16% 36% 28% 8% < 1% 149
Boston Metro Area 14% 17% 33% 26% 8% 1% 329
Chicago Metro Area 16% 14% 31% 27% 9% 2% 529
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 17% 19% 31% 24% 7% 1% 389
Detroit Metro Area 10% 17% 32% 33% 8% 1% 211
Houston Metro Area 18% 18% 35% 24% 4% < 1% 297
Los Angeles Metro Area 17% 17% 34% 25% 7% < 1% 654
Miami Metro Area 18% 11% 32% 29% 8% 2% 290
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 17% 17% 32% 27% 7% < 1% 221
New York City Metro Area 12% 17% 32% 28% 9% 2% 1,143
Philadelphia Metro Area 18% 12% 28% 32% 11% < 1% 459
Phoenix Metro Area 14% 22% 33% 22% 9% < 1% 217
Pittsburgh Metro Area 17% 23% 14% 36% 9% 1% 132
Providence Metro Area 10% 13% 31% 34% 12% < 1% 229
Riverside, CA Metro Area 18% 15% 35% 23% 8% < 1% 208
San Diego Metro Area 16% 18% 31% 28% 6% 1% 172
San Francisco Metro Area 9% 18% 29% 34% 9% 2% 348
Seattle Metro Area 12% 17% 34% 28% 8% < 1% 237
St. Louis Metro Area 12% 16% 26% 32% 14% < 1% 158
Tampa Metro Area 16% 12% 29% 29% 14% < 1% 185
Washington, DC Metro Area 11% 22% 33% 28% 7% < 1% 638

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