Views about environmental regulation among never married adults by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among never married adults by views about environmental protection

% of never married adults 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 22% 73% 2% 3% 128
Boston Metro Area 28% 70% 1% 1% 116
Chicago Metro Area 35% 61% 2% 2% 218
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 25% 70% 2% 3% 134
Houston Metro Area 34% 63% 1% 1% 110
Los Angeles Metro Area 28% 69% 1% 2% 286
Miami Metro Area 25% 70% 1% 4% 109
New York City Metro Area 27% 68% 2% 4% 446
Philadelphia Metro Area 30% 65% 3% 2% 164
San Francisco Metro Area 26% 68% 5% 1% 122
Washington, DC Metro Area 27% 70% 1% 2% 251

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