Political ideology 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 ideology

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

Metro area Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
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Atlanta Metro Area 31% 37% 27% 5% 301
Baltimore Metro Area 20% 39% 40% 1% 152
Boston Metro Area 15% 30% 51% 5% 337
Chicago Metro Area 19% 38% 36% 7% 541
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 29% 42% 25% 3% 396
Detroit Metro Area 23% 38% 36% 4% 215
Houston Metro Area 31% 40% 24% 6% 303
Los Angeles Metro Area 20% 37% 40% 3% 669
Miami Metro Area 23% 32% 36% 9% 302
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 24% 31% 41% 4% 225
New York City Metro Area 22% 35% 39% 4% 1,177
Philadelphia Metro Area 15% 41% 39% 5% 464
Phoenix Metro Area 23% 37% 35% 5% 219
Pittsburgh Metro Area 18% 49% 20% 13% 133
Providence Metro Area 21% 41% 32% 7% 233
Riverside, CA Metro Area 31% 37% 28% 4% 210
San Diego Metro Area 19% 42% 34% 6% 173
San Francisco Metro Area 13% 32% 50% 5% 358
Seattle Metro Area 14% 31% 46% 10% 238
St. Louis Metro Area 21% 39% 30% 9% 160
Tampa Metro Area 24% 41% 31% 5% 190
Washington, DC Metro Area 17% 40% 38% 5% 650

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