Views about environmental regulation among 18-29 year olds by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among 18-29 year olds by views about environmental protection

% of 18-29 year olds who say…

Metro area Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 106. 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 25% 72% 3% 1% 106
Chicago Metro Area 31% 65% 2% 3% 152
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 25% 71% 1% 3% 133
Houston Metro Area 36% 63% 2% < 1% 103
Los Angeles Metro Area 31% 66% 1% 2% 214
New York City Metro Area 31% 66% 1% 2% 250
Philadelphia Metro Area 29% 70% < 1% < 1% 111
Washington, DC Metro Area 29% 67% 2% 2% 157

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