Party affiliation 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 political party

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

Metro area Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 301. 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 26% 19% 55% 301
Baltimore Metro Area 26% 11% 62% 152
Boston Metro Area 20% 10% 71% 337
Chicago Metro Area 21% 17% 61% 541
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 33% 18% 49% 396
Detroit Metro Area 20% 18% 62% 215
Houston Metro Area 34% 16% 50% 303
Los Angeles Metro Area 19% 19% 62% 669
Miami Metro Area 18% 21% 62% 302
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 28% 11% 61% 225
New York City Metro Area 20% 16% 65% 1,177
Philadelphia Metro Area 20% 12% 68% 464
Phoenix Metro Area 23% 21% 56% 219
Pittsburgh Metro Area 26% 13% 60% 133
Providence Metro Area 28% 20% 52% 233
Riverside, CA Metro Area 27% 25% 48% 210
San Diego Metro Area 20% 18% 62% 173
San Francisco Metro Area 10% 14% 76% 358
Seattle Metro Area 21% 21% 58% 238
St. Louis Metro Area 23% 16% 60% 160
Tampa Metro Area 26% 19% 55% 190
Washington, DC Metro Area 18% 15% 67% 650

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