Views about environmental regulation among adults in the New York City metro area by political ideology (2014) Switch to: Political ideology among adults in the New York City metro area by views about environmental protection

% of adults in the New York City metro area who say…

Political ideology 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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Conservative 41% 51% 2% 5% 510
Moderate 30% 65% 2% 3% 620
Liberal 15% 81% 2% 2% 550
Don't know 37% 49% 3% 11% 106

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