Views about environmental regulation among adults who read scripture at least once a week by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who read scripture at least once a week by views about environmental protection

% of adults who read scripture 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
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Atlanta Metro Area 44% 52% 1% 3% 232
Chicago Metro Area 38% 58% 2% 2% 225
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 39% 55% 5% 1% 281
Detroit Metro Area 42% 49% 1% 8% 125
Houston Metro Area 49% 47% 2% 2% 199
Los Angeles Metro Area 42% 51% 4% 3% 316
Miami Metro Area 35% 61% 1% 3% 162
New York City Metro Area 30% 62% 2% 6% 455
Philadelphia Metro Area 41% 53% 3% 4% 198
Phoenix Metro Area 50% 41% < 1% 9% 148
Riverside, CA Metro Area 35% 56% 2% 8% 138
San Diego Metro Area 41% 45% 8% 6% 100
Tampa Metro Area 41% 54% 3% 3% 106
Washington, DC Metro Area 30% 65% 2% 3% 258

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