Parent of children under 18 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 parental status

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

Metro area Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 188. 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 40% 60% 188
Boston Metro Area 28% 72% 135
Chicago Metro Area 27% 73% 283
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 36% 64% 234
Detroit Metro Area 30% 70% 126
Houston Metro Area 34% 66% 184
Los Angeles Metro Area 29% 71% 346
Miami Metro Area 38% 62% 157
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 35% 65% 101
New York City Metro Area 24% 76% 502
Philadelphia Metro Area 26% 74% 212
Phoenix Metro Area 23% 77% 165
Pittsburgh Metro Area 16% 84% 109
Providence Metro Area 30% 70% 100
Riverside, CA Metro Area 30% 70% 141
San Diego Metro Area 24% 76% 126
San Francisco Metro Area 32% 68% 101
St. Louis Metro Area 27% 73% 100
Tampa Metro Area 25% 75% 108
Washington, DC Metro Area 30% 70% 225

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