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

% of women 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 = 258. 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 33% 61% 2% 3% 258
Baltimore Metro Area 24% 70% 2% 4% 126
Boston Metro Area 26% 65% 2% 6% 249
Chicago Metro Area 37% 59% 2% 2% 433
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 33% 61% 4% 1% 321
Detroit Metro Area 33% 59% 1% 8% 196
Houston Metro Area 37% 59% 2% 2% 246
Los Angeles Metro Area 31% 61% 3% 4% 543
Miami Metro Area 30% 67% 2% 1% 229
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 23% 72% 2% 3% 170
New York City Metro Area 27% 66% 2% 4% 959
Philadelphia Metro Area 28% 65% 3% 4% 373
Phoenix Metro Area 37% 57% < 1% 5% 173
Pittsburgh Metro Area 33% 61% < 1% 6% 143
Providence Metro Area 31% 65% 1% 4% 191
Riverside, CA Metro Area 34% 60% < 1% 6% 188
San Diego Metro Area 41% 52% 3% 4% 159
San Francisco Metro Area 28% 67% 2% 2% 227
Seattle Metro Area 24% 72% 2% 2% 164
St. Louis Metro Area 34% 61% 2% 3% 144
Tampa Metro Area 27% 64% 2% 7% 156
Washington, DC Metro Area 22% 74% 1% 3% 437

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