Racial and ethnic composition 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 race/ethnicity

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Metro area White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
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Atlanta Metro Area 47% 34% 1% 12% 7% 297
Baltimore Metro Area 59% 33% 3% 2% 3% 150
Boston Metro Area 77% 7% 3% 6% 8% 331
Chicago Metro Area 58% 17% 5% 18% 2% 533
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 53% 16% 3% 23% 5% 394
Detroit Metro Area 69% 23% < 1% 4% 5% 213
Houston Metro Area 42% 16% 5% 33% 4% 298
Los Angeles Metro Area 34% 8% 17% 39% 2% 665
Miami Metro Area 34% 17% < 1% 45% 4% 297
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 79% 8% 3% 6% 4% 221
New York City Metro Area 52% 16% 10% 20% 2% 1,152
Philadelphia Metro Area 67% 22% 3% 5% 4% 452
Phoenix Metro Area 60% 6% 5% 28% 1% 215
Pittsburgh Metro Area 83% 11% 2% 2% 2% 132
Providence Metro Area 89% 3% < 1% 6% 2% 231
Riverside, CA Metro Area 37% 7% 9% 45% 3% 208
San Diego Metro Area 54% 4% 12% 25% 5% 170
San Francisco Metro Area 51% 9% 19% 17% 4% 353
Seattle Metro Area 70% 7% 10% 8% 5% 234
St. Louis Metro Area 79% 15% 2% 2% 1% 159
Tampa Metro Area 72% 10% 3% 14% 2% 190
Washington, DC Metro Area 48% 26% 8% 13% 5% 647

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