Views about environmental regulation among Christians by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among Christians by views about environmental protection

% of Christians 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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Atlanta Metro Area 41% 55% 2% 2% 400
Baltimore Metro Area 38% 58% 2% 2% 172
Boston Metro Area 37% 56% 3% 5% 280
Chicago Metro Area 41% 56% 2% 2% 621
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 37% 58% 3% 2% 516
Detroit Metro Area 40% 54% 1% 5% 268
Houston Metro Area 40% 56% 2% 2% 366
Los Angeles Metro Area 37% 57% 3% 4% 671
Miami Metro Area 37% 58% 2% 2% 319
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 32% 63% 3% 2% 248
New York City Metro Area 32% 61% 2% 4% 1,065
Philadelphia Metro Area 34% 60% 4% 3% 501
Phoenix Metro Area 50% 47% < 1% 3% 278
Pittsburgh Metro Area 44% 51% < 1% 5% 199
Providence Metro Area 36% 60% 1% 3% 272
Riverside, CA Metro Area 41% 52% 2% 5% 272
San Diego Metro Area 45% 47% 5% 3% 219
San Francisco Metro Area 33% 63% 2% 2% 212
Seattle Metro Area 33% 61% 2% 3% 185
St. Louis Metro Area 41% 56% 1% 2% 203
Tampa Metro Area 39% 55% 1% 4% 216
Washington, DC Metro Area 31% 64% 2% 3% 574

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