Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

The Michigan Public Policy Survey (MPPS)
Fall 2010 Data Tables

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Q17c. How effective or ineffective do you think grants to help offset higher costs, if any, in the first few years of new collaborative efforts would be in encouraging or supporting intergovernmental collaboration?

Jurisdiction Type Crosstabulation
% within Jurisdiction Type
  Jurisdiction Type Total
County Township City Village
How effective or ineffective do you think grants to help offset higher costs, if any, in the first few years of new collaborative efforts would be in encouraging or supporting intergovernmental collaboration? Very Effective 40% 24% 46% 37% 30%
Somewhat Effective 44% 38% 38% 41% 39%
Neither Effective Nor Ineffective 11% 13% 8% 7% 11%
Somewhat Ineffective 3% 5% 2% 3% 4%
Very Ineffective 2% 10% 3% 5% 8%
Don't Know 0%10% 3% 7% 8%
Total 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%
Population Size Crosstabulation
% within Population Size
Population Size Total
<1500 1500-5000 5001-10000 10001-30000 >30000
How effective or ineffective do you think grants to help offset higher costs, if any, in the first few years of new collaborative efforts would be in encouraging or supporting intergovernmental collaboration? Very Effective 25% 29% 38% 42% 47% 30%
Somewhat Effective 40% 36% 40% 40% 40% 39%
Neither Effective Nor Ineffective 10% 14% 10% 8% 5% 11%
Somewhat Ineffective 5% 4% 6% 3% 5% 4%
Very Ineffective 10% 7% 5% 4% 3% 8%
Don't Know 10% 10% 1% 3% 0% 8%
Total 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%
Region of Michigan Crosstabulation
% within Region of Michigan
Region of Michigan Total
Upper Peninsula Northern Lower Peninsula West Central Lower Peninsula East Central Lower Peninsula Southwest Lower Peninsula Southeast Lower Peninsula
How effective or ineffective do you think grants to help offset higher costs, if any, in the first few years of new collaborative efforts would be in encouraging or supporting intergovernmental collaboration? Very Effective 34% 22% 32% 23% 33% 39% 30%
Somewhat Effective 35% 44% 37% 36% 39% 41% 39%
Neither Effective Nor Ineffective 10% 14% 8% 13% 12% 8% 11%
Somewhat Ineffective 5% 4% 5% 5% 4% 3% 4%
Very Ineffective 9% 8% 11% 10% 5% 5% 8%
Don't Know 7% 8% 7% 13% 7% 4% 8%
Total 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%

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