Views about environmental regulation among adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who say humans evolved due to natural processes 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
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Atlanta Metro Area 29% 69% 2% < 1% 148
Baltimore Metro Area 24% 72% 1% 3% 109
Boston Metro Area 21% 77% 1% 1% 259
Chicago Metro Area 28% 69% 2% 2% 371
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 28% 70% 2% < 1% 167
Detroit Metro Area 32% 66% 1% 1% 123
Houston Metro Area 28% 71% < 1% < 1% 161
Los Angeles Metro Area 28% 70% 1% 1% 463
Miami Metro Area 25% 73% 1% 2% 173
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 14% 84% 1% 1% 125
New York City Metro Area 21% 75% 2% 3% 746
Philadelphia Metro Area 24% 73% 1% 2% 279
Phoenix Metro Area 29% 69% 1% < 1% 143
Providence Metro Area 15% 75% 4% 6% 142
Riverside, CA Metro Area 38% 61% 1% < 1% 123
San Diego Metro Area 32% 61% 3% 3% 138
San Francisco Metro Area 21% 75% 3% 1% 297
Seattle Metro Area 18% 79% 2% 2% 167
Tampa Metro Area 27% 71% 1% 1% 112
Washington, DC Metro Area 17% 79% 2% 1% 391

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