Views about environmental regulation among who do not believe in Heaven by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among who do not believe in Heaven by views about environmental protection

% of who do not believe in Heaven 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
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Boston Metro Area 22% 75% 1% 3% 199
Chicago Metro Area 25% 71% 2% 2% 223
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 25% 70% 2% 2% 110
Houston Metro Area 24% 70% 4% 1% 106
Los Angeles Metro Area 20% 78% 1% 1% 328
Miami Metro Area 28% 69% 3% < 1% 125
New York City Metro Area 18% 79% 2% 2% 519
Philadelphia Metro Area 27% 71% 1% 1% 177
San Francisco Metro Area 15% 79% 3% 2% 237
Seattle Metro Area 20% 78% 1% < 1% 127
Washington, DC Metro Area 16% 79% 2% 3% 286

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