Views about environmental regulation among third generation immigrants or higher by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among third generation immigrants or higher by views about environmental protection

% of third generation immigrants or higher 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 = 417. 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 36% 60% 1% 3% 417
Baltimore Metro Area 29% 68% 1% 3% 209
Boston Metro Area 31% 65% 1% 3% 343
Chicago Metro Area 36% 60% 2% 1% 630
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 36% 61% 1% 2% 505
Detroit Metro Area 37% 56% 1% 6% 309
Houston Metro Area 41% 55% 3% 2% 360
Los Angeles Metro Area 33% 64% 2% 1% 551
Miami Metro Area 37% 58% 4% 1% 205
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 31% 64% 2% 3% 297
New York City Metro Area 27% 67% 3% 3% 958
Philadelphia Metro Area 29% 64% 4% 3% 578
Phoenix Metro Area 43% 52% 1% 3% 312
Pittsburgh Metro Area 41% 54% < 1% 4% 219
Providence Metro Area 26% 71% 1% 2% 263
Riverside, CA Metro Area 40% 53% 3% 5% 231
San Diego Metro Area 42% 51% 5% 1% 191
San Francisco Metro Area 21% 75% 3% 1% 312
Seattle Metro Area 26% 69% 2% 3% 255
St. Louis Metro Area 39% 58% 2% 2% 242
Tampa Metro Area 32% 60% 2% 6% 231
Washington, DC Metro Area 29% 67% 2% 2% 632

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