Views about environmental regulation among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by views about environmental protection

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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 = 327. 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 41% 53% 2% 4% 327
Baltimore Metro Area 37% 58% 2% 3% 137
Boston Metro Area 30% 62% 4% 4% 229
Chicago Metro Area 36% 60% 3% 1% 477
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 34% 62% 3% 2% 428
Detroit Metro Area 37% 55% 1% 6% 227
Houston Metro Area 42% 53% 2% 2% 312
Los Angeles Metro Area 33% 61% 3% 3% 625
Miami Metro Area 35% 60% 3% 3% 306
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 30% 65% 3% 2% 182
New York City Metro Area 29% 64% 3% 4% 960
Philadelphia Metro Area 33% 61% 3% 2% 392
Phoenix Metro Area 43% 51% < 1% 6% 241
Pittsburgh Metro Area 41% 52% 1% 7% 142
Providence Metro Area 35% 58% 4% 3% 193
Riverside, CA Metro Area 36% 57% 2% 5% 244
San Diego Metro Area 41% 50% 5% 4% 198
San Francisco Metro Area 23% 70% 4% 4% 250
Seattle Metro Area 28% 66% 3% 3% 180
St. Louis Metro Area 42% 55% 2% 2% 164
Tampa Metro Area 31% 64% 2% 4% 195
Washington, DC Metro Area 25% 70% 3% 2% 489

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