Income distribution 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 household income

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

Metro area Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
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Atlanta Metro Area 27% 21% 29% 24% 274
Baltimore Metro Area 24% 18% 37% 22% 133
Boston Metro Area 26% 17% 23% 34% 297
Chicago Metro Area 29% 18% 30% 23% 473
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 33% 21% 28% 17% 361
Detroit Metro Area 37% 17% 30% 16% 195
Houston Metro Area 29% 18% 34% 19% 272
Los Angeles Metro Area 34% 17% 22% 27% 590
Miami Metro Area 36% 19% 28% 17% 251
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 20% 18% 31% 31% 201
New York City Metro Area 28% 17% 28% 26% 1,023
Philadelphia Metro Area 26% 18% 30% 26% 412
Phoenix Metro Area 31% 17% 38% 14% 200
Pittsburgh Metro Area 42% 17% 23% 19% 111
Providence Metro Area 24% 23% 36% 16% 197
Riverside, CA Metro Area 40% 22% 28% 11% 184
San Diego Metro Area 35% 10% 28% 28% 158
San Francisco Metro Area 21% 18% 24% 36% 325
Seattle Metro Area 24% 21% 27% 27% 219
St. Louis Metro Area 28% 25% 30% 18% 145
Tampa Metro Area 31% 25% 25% 19% 164
Washington, DC Metro Area 19% 16% 30% 35% 594

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