Monmouth University poll: More NJ residents think quality of life is poor

Only 60 percent of those surveyed said they think the quality of life is top-notch. About a third of those surveyed said they think the

Respondents cited the high cost of living and

Respondents cited the high cost of living and difficulty in finding work as the most negative factors.

JERSEY CITY - A Monmouth University poll finds that fewer New Jerseyans rate the quality of life in the state to be good or excellent.

Only 60 percent of those surveyed said they think the quality of life is top-notch. About a third of those surveyed said they think the quality of life in New Jersey is poor.

Respondents cited the high cost of living and difficulty in finding work as the most negative factors.

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