Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

The Michigan Public Policy Survey (MPPS)
Fall 2013 Data Tables

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Q20c. We are interested in sources of support or opposition to the use of hydraulic fracturing in your community. Do you as a jurisdiction official either support or oppose the use of wind turbines in your jurisdiction? (Excluding jurisdictions which report fracking has not been discussed at all)

Jurisdiction Type Crosstabulation
% within Jurisdiction Type
  Jurisdiction Type Total
County Township City Village
Do you as a jurisdiction official either support or oppose the use of wind turbines in your jurisdiction? (Excluding jurisdictions which report fracking has not been discussed at all) Strongly Support 10% 9% 7% 5% 8%
Somewhat Support 35% 21% 22% 24% 23%
Neither Support nor Oppose 25% 24% 23% 12% 23%
Somewhat Oppose 16% 11% 25% 0% 12%
Strongly Oppose 5% 25% 20% 46% 24%
Don't Know 10% 9% 4% 13% 9%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.

Population Size Crosstabulation
% within Population Size
  Population Size Total
<1500 1500-5000 5001-10000 10001-30000 >30000
Do you as a jurisdiction official either support or oppose the use of wind turbines in your jurisdiction? (Excluding jurisdictions which report fracking has not been discussed at all) Strongly Support 9% 8% 9% 13% 3% 8%
Somewhat Support 22% 20% 27% 25% 29% 23%
Neither Support nor Oppose 21% 26% 19% 19% 29% 23%
Somewhat Oppose 10% 12% 15% 19% 12% 12%
Strongly Oppose 29% 23% 25% 16% 20% 24%
Don't Know 9% 11% 4% 8% 8% 9%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.

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
Do you as a jurisdiction official either support or oppose the use of wind turbines in your jurisdiction? (Excluding jurisdictions which report fracking has not been discussed at all) Strongly Support 14% 14% 9% 5% 4% 4% 8%
Somewhat Support 40% 23% 25% 23% 22% 15% 23%
Neither Support nor Oppose 7% 23% 28% 19% 31% 19% 23%
Somewhat Oppose 11% 12% 14% 7% 4% 19% 12%
Strongly Oppose 21% 23% 21% 28% 23% 32% 24%
Don't Know 7% 5% 3% 18% 17% 11% 9%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.