Importance of religion in one's life among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by importance of religion

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy who say religion is…

Metro area Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
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Atlanta Metro Area 68% 22% 5% 5% 1% 189
Boston Metro Area 36% 38% 12% 14% < 1% 136
Chicago Metro Area 55% 26% 13% 6% 1% 283
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 67% 24% 6% 4% < 1% 234
Detroit Metro Area 51% 31% 11% 7% 1% 126
Houston Metro Area 67% 17% 10% 6% < 1% 186
Los Angeles Metro Area 55% 26% 10% 8% 1% 348
Miami Metro Area 67% 18% 6% 8% < 1% 160
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 44% 28% 17% 11% < 1% 101
New York City Metro Area 58% 24% 8% 10% < 1% 506
Philadelphia Metro Area 53% 25% 9% 13% < 1% 213
Phoenix Metro Area 57% 30% 7% 6% < 1% 166
Pittsburgh Metro Area 52% 30% 9% 9% < 1% 109
Providence Metro Area 61% 23% 6% 9% < 1% 100
Riverside, CA Metro Area 57% 23% 9% 11% < 1% 141
San Diego Metro Area 58% 27% 7% 8% < 1% 127
San Francisco Metro Area 42% 26% 19% 13% < 1% 101
St. Louis Metro Area 63% 24% 6% 7% < 1% 101
Tampa Metro Area 59% 24% 3% 14% < 1% 109
Washington, DC Metro Area 56% 25% 11% 8% < 1% 225

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