Views about environmental regulation among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men 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 = 146. 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 19% 77% 4% < 1% 146
Boston Metro Area 26% 71% 1% 2% 270
Chicago Metro Area 27% 69% 3% 1% 353
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 21% 75% 2% 2% 179
Detroit Metro Area 29% 66% 1% 4% 124
Houston Metro Area 34% 64% 1% 1% 171
Los Angeles Metro Area 22% 76% 1% 1% 463
Miami Metro Area 22% 76% 1% 1% 182
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 26% 69% 1% 4% 147
New York City Metro Area 21% 76% 2% 1% 771
Philadelphia Metro Area 25% 72% 1% 1% 306
Phoenix Metro Area 28% 70% 2% < 1% 136
Providence Metro Area 21% 73% 1% 5% 158
Riverside, CA Metro Area 36% 64% < 1% < 1% 115
San Diego Metro Area 32% 61% 3% 4% 141
San Francisco Metro Area 19% 78% 3% < 1% 302
Seattle Metro Area 15% 81% 3% 1% 171
Tampa Metro Area 21% 70% 1% 7% 123
Washington, DC Metro Area 20% 76% 2% 3% 416

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