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

% of men 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 = 252. 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 37% 61% 1% 1% 252
Baltimore Metro Area 41% 57% 1% 1% 124
Boston Metro Area 33% 64% 2% 1% 249
Chicago Metro Area 35% 62% 2% 2% 434
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 36% 60% 2% 2% 338
Detroit Metro Area 40% 54% 2% 5% 178
Houston Metro Area 40% 57% 2% 1% 268
Los Angeles Metro Area 33% 64% 2% 1% 533
Miami Metro Area 36% 57% 2% 5% 254
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 39% 56% 2% 4% 172
New York City Metro Area 30% 65% 2% 3% 827
Philadelphia Metro Area 34% 62% 3% 1% 349
Phoenix Metro Area 47% 50% 1% 1% 224
Pittsburgh Metro Area 48% 50% < 1% 1% 109
Providence Metro Area 28% 66% 4% 2% 160
Riverside, CA Metro Area 41% 53% 4% 3% 185
San Diego Metro Area 39% 50% 5% 5% 162
San Francisco Metro Area 22% 71% 4% 3% 258
Seattle Metro Area 27% 68% 3% 3% 169
St. Louis Metro Area 44% 53% 1% 2% 130
Tampa Metro Area 41% 54% 1% 3% 164
Washington, DC Metro Area 32% 62% 3% 3% 476

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