Views about environmental regulation among who believe in Hell by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among who believe in Hell by views about environmental protection

% of who believe in Hell 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 = 321. 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 40% 57% 1% 3% 321
Baltimore Metro Area 43% 56% 1% 1% 113
Boston Metro Area 35% 58% 4% 3% 156
Chicago Metro Area 41% 56% 2% 1% 428
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 38% 58% 2% 1% 415
Detroit Metro Area 42% 53% 1% 4% 213
Houston Metro Area 44% 53% 1% 1% 305
Los Angeles Metro Area 38% 57% 2% 3% 488
Miami Metro Area 41% 54% 2% 3% 236
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 35% 61% 2% 1% 175
New York City Metro Area 36% 58% 2% 4% 806
Philadelphia Metro Area 37% 57% 3% 3% 342
Phoenix Metro Area 50% 46% < 1% 4% 200
Pittsburgh Metro Area 48% 48% < 1% 4% 139
Providence Metro Area 40% 56% < 1% 4% 157
Riverside, CA Metro Area 40% 55% 2% 4% 215
San Diego Metro Area 50% 39% 5% 5% 151
San Francisco Metro Area 35% 59% 3% 3% 142
Seattle Metro Area 37% 56% 3% 3% 122
St. Louis Metro Area 46% 50% 1% 3% 156
Tampa Metro Area 38% 54% 2% 6% 169
Washington, DC Metro Area 32% 64% 3% 2% 411

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