Parent of children under 18 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 parental status

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

Metro area Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 299. 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 28% 72% 299
Baltimore Metro Area 28% 72% 150
Boston Metro Area 24% 76% 337
Chicago Metro Area 27% 73% 540
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 37% 63% 395
Detroit Metro Area 33% 67% 214
Houston Metro Area 34% 66% 302
Los Angeles Metro Area 29% 71% 666
Miami Metro Area 32% 68% 302
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 27% 73% 225
New York City Metro Area 29% 71% 1,172
Philadelphia Metro Area 26% 74% 463
Phoenix Metro Area 33% 67% 218
Pittsburgh Metro Area 31% 69% 133
Providence Metro Area 24% 76% 233
Riverside, CA Metro Area 42% 58% 210
San Diego Metro Area 27% 73% 173
San Francisco Metro Area 26% 74% 355
Seattle Metro Area 24% 76% 238
St. Louis Metro Area 23% 77% 160
Tampa Metro Area 21% 79% 190
Washington, DC Metro Area 29% 71% 649

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