Views about environmental regulation among adults who pray daily by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who pray daily 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 = 322. 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% 56% 2% 3% 322
Baltimore Metro Area 41% 54% 2% 3% 132
Boston Metro Area 31% 61% 4% 4% 176
Chicago Metro Area 37% 59% 3% 2% 418
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 35% 61% 3% 2% 428
Detroit Metro Area 37% 57% 1% 6% 209
Houston Metro Area 44% 51% 3% 2% 305
Los Angeles Metro Area 38% 55% 3% 4% 536
Miami Metro Area 36% 60% 1% 3% 276
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 32% 65% < 1% 3% 153
New York City Metro Area 32% 61% 2% 5% 877
Philadelphia Metro Area 33% 60% 4% 3% 377
Phoenix Metro Area 45% 48% < 1% 6% 207
Pittsburgh Metro Area 42% 51% 1% 6% 144
Providence Metro Area 45% 50% < 1% 4% 168
Riverside, CA Metro Area 33% 59% 2% 6% 222
San Diego Metro Area 42% 47% 5% 6% 172
San Francisco Metro Area 22% 71% 3% 3% 163
Seattle Metro Area 35% 58% 3% 4% 135
St. Louis Metro Area 47% 47% 2% 4% 157
Tampa Metro Area 40% 53% 2% 5% 170
Washington, DC Metro Area 28% 67% 3% 3% 435

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