Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

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

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Q4a. Should federal governments (the United States and Canada) have a great deal of responsibility, some responsibility, or no responsibility for taking actions to protect the Great Lakes?

Jurisdiction Type Crosstabulation
% within Jurisdiction Type
  Jurisdiction Type Total
County Township City Village
Should federal governments (the United States and Canada) have a great deal of responsibility, some responsibility, or no responsibility for taking actions to protect the Great Lakes? A Great Deal of Responsibility 77% 62% 83% 67% 66%
Some Responsibility 22% 31% 14% 29% 28%
No Responsibility 2% 5% 2% 3% 4%
Don't Know 0% 2% 1% 1% 1%
*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
Should federal governments (the United States and Canada) have a great deal of responsibility, some responsibility, or no responsibility for taking actions to protect the Great Lakes? A Great Deal of Responsibility 63% 65% 74% 74% 78% 66%
Some Responsibility 31% 29% 23% 20% 20% 28%
No Responsibility 5% 4% 3% 4% 0% 4%
Don't Know 1% 2% 0% 1% 1% 1%
*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
Should federal governments (the United States and Canada) have a great deal of responsibility, some responsibility, or no responsibility for taking actions to protect the Great Lakes? A Great Deal of Responsibility 72% 68% 68% 58% 60% 75% 66%
Some Responsibility 21% 27% 28% 35% 32% 22% 28%
No Responsibility 7% 3% 3% 5% 6% 3% 4%
Don't Know 1% 1% 2% 2% 2% 1% 1%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.