Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

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

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Q6c. In general, to what extent do you support or oppose preventing new construction on wetlands, even if it limits economic development?

Jurisdiction Type Crosstabulation
% within Jurisdiction Type
  Jurisdiction Type Total
County Township City Village
In general, to what extent do you support or oppose preventing new construction on wetlands, even if it limits economic development? Strongly Support 14% 21% 20% 22% 21%
Somewhat Support 30% 35% 41% 37% 36%
Somewhat Oppose 48% 27% 30% 26% 28%
Strongly Oppose 3% 10% 6% 8% 9%
Don't Know 6% 7% 3% 7% 7%
*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
In general, to what extent do you support or oppose preventing new construction on wetlands, even if it limits economic development? Strongly Support 22% 20% 19% 17% 25% 21%
Somewhat Support 34% 40% 36% 36% 28% 36%
Somewhat Oppose 29% 26% 30% 28% 35% 28%
Strongly Oppose 10% 8% 9% 9% 3% 9%
Don't Know 6% 6% 6% 9% 8% 7%
*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
In general, to what extent do you support or oppose preventing new construction on wetlands, even if it limits economic development? Strongly Support 12% 24% 20% 17% 22% 26% 21%
Somewhat Support 22% 37% 38% 40% 41% 34% 36%
Somewhat Oppose 37% 27% 28% 27% 28% 24% 28%
Strongly Oppose 20% 6% 9% 9% 4% 8% 9%
Don't Know 9% 6% 5% 7% 6% 9% 7%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.