Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

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

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Q30c. We're interested in local officials' views on issues related to Detroit's bankruptcy filing. Based on what you know now, in general, to what extent do you agree or disagree that the bankruptcy process won't result in better policy making or management for the City of Detroit in the long run?

Jurisdiction Type Crosstabulation
% within Jurisdiction Type
  Jurisdiction Type Total
County Township City Village
Based on what you know now, in general, to what extent do you agree or disagree that the bankruptcy process won't result in better policy making or management for the City of Detroit in the long run? Strongly Agree 10% 13% 18% 17% 14%
Somewhat Agree 37% 26% 23% 19% 25%
Neither Agree nor Disagree 24% 21% 22% 25% 22%
Somewhat Disagree 15% 14% 20% 20% 16%
Strongly Disagree 5% 8% 14% 5% 8%
Don't Know 8% 18% 3% 14% 15%
*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
Based on what you know now, in general, to what extent do you agree or disagree that the bankruptcy process won't result in better policy making or management for the City of Detroit in the long run? Strongly Agree 16% 13% 16% 11% 15% 14%
Somewhat Agree 23% 25% 24% 34% 25% 25%
Neither Agree nor Disagree 24% 21% 25% 15% 20% 22%
Somewhat Disagree 14% 15% 17% 21% 21% 16%
Strongly Disagree 6% 9% 11% 10% 14% 8%
Don't Know 17% 17% 8% 9% 5% 15%
*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
Based on what you know now, in general, to what extent do you agree or disagree that the bankruptcy process won't result in better policy making or management for the City of Detroit in the long run? Strongly Agree 17% 14% 15% 12% 12% 17% 14%
Somewhat Agree 21% 29% 24% 27% 23% 25% 25%
Neither Agree nor Disagree 22% 20% 24% 28% 22% 16% 22%
Somewhat Disagree 14% 14% 17% 12% 14% 21% 16%
Strongly Disagree 7% 5% 9% 6% 11% 12% 8%
Don't Know 20% 18% 12% 14% 18% 10% 15%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.