Views about environmental regulation among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by views about environmental protection

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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 = 361. 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 39% 57% 1% 3% 361
Baltimore Metro Area 37% 58% 2% 4% 145
Boston Metro Area 32% 61% 3% 4% 193
Chicago Metro Area 39% 57% 2% 1% 486
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 38% 57% 3% 2% 478
Detroit Metro Area 40% 53% 1% 6% 249
Houston Metro Area 42% 54% 2% 2% 337
Los Angeles Metro Area 36% 57% 3% 4% 562
Miami Metro Area 37% 58% 2% 3% 288
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 36% 57% 2% 5% 187
New York City Metro Area 34% 60% 2% 4% 951
Philadelphia Metro Area 35% 57% 4% 3% 413
Phoenix Metro Area 51% 44% < 1% 5% 246
Pittsburgh Metro Area 44% 50% 1% 5% 171
Providence Metro Area 43% 52% 2% 4% 198
Riverside, CA Metro Area 36% 57% 2% 5% 248
San Diego Metro Area 46% 47% 5% 2% 178
San Francisco Metro Area 30% 63% 4% 3% 181
Seattle Metro Area 32% 60% 3% 5% 158
St. Louis Metro Area 41% 55% 1% 3% 184
Tampa Metro Area 39% 54% 2% 5% 208
Washington, DC Metro Area 32% 63% 3% 3% 492

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