Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

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

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Q30e. 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 State of Michigan should provide new financial assistance to help Detroit?

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 State of Michigan should provide new financial assistance to help Detroit? Strongly Agree 2% 2% 7% 3% 3%
Somewhat Agree 9% 12% 20% 14% 13%
Neither Agree nor Disagree 22% 16% 21% 20% 18%
Somewhat Disagree 27% 23% 19% 18% 22%
Strongly Disagree 35% 35% 32% 35% 35%
Don't Know 5% 12% 1% 9% 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
Based on what you know now, in general, to what extent do you agree or disagree that the State of Michigan should provide new financial assistance to help Detroit? Strongly Agree 2% 2% 3% 5% 8% 3%
Somewhat Agree 12% 13% 15% 21% 15% 13%
Neither Agree nor Disagree 19% 18% 15% 15% 18% 18%
Somewhat Disagree 21% 23% 21% 22% 25% 22%
Strongly Disagree 37% 33% 38% 32% 33% 35%
Don't Know 10% 12% 8% 6% 1% 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
Based on what you know now, in general, to what extent do you agree or disagree that the State of Michigan should provide new financial assistance to help Detroit? Strongly Agree 6% 2% 1% 3% 1% 4% 3%
Somewhat Agree 8% 13% 12% 15% 9% 20% 13%
Neither Agree nor Disagree 23% 20% 11% 18% 19% 18% 18%
Somewhat Disagree 16% 26% 24% 22% 25% 18% 22%
Strongly Disagree 34% 31% 43% 31% 33% 35% 35%
Don't Know 12% 7% 8% 11% 13% 6% 9%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.