Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

The Michigan Public Policy Survey (MPPS)
Fall 2014 Data Tables

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Q18a. Whether or not your jurisdiction has any private roads, would you say the majority of your jurisdiction’s Board or Council support or oppose having private roads in your jurisdiction?

Jurisdiction Type Crosstabulation
% within Jurisdiction Type
  Jurisdiction Type Total
County Township City Village
Whether or not your jurisdiction has any private roads, would you say the majority of your jurisdiction’s Board or Council support or oppose having private roads in your jurisdiction? Strongly Support 7% 8% 2% 3% 7%
Somewhat Support 18% 17% 15% 9% 16%
Neither Support nor Oppose 43% 40% 40% 38% 40%
Somewhat Oppose 3% 9% 14% 9% 10%
Strongly Oppose 1% 8% 13% 12% 9%
Don't Know 29% 17% 15% 28% 19%

Population Size Crosstabulation
% within Population Size
  Population Size Total
<1500 1500-5000 5001-10000 10001-30000 >30000
Whether or not your jurisdiction has any private roads, would you say the majority of your jurisdiction’s Board or Council support or oppose having private roads in your jurisdiction? Strongly Support 5% 8% 10% 7% 3% 7%
Somewhat Support 12% 18% 16% 20% 20% 16%
Neither Support nor Oppose 40% 41% 38% 36% 44% 40%
Somewhat Oppose 10% 9% 14% 11% 6% 10%
Strongly Oppose 8% 9% 12% 11% 6% 9%
Don't Know 25% 16% 10% 15% 21% 19%

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
Whether or not your jurisdiction has any private roads, would you say the majority of your jurisdiction’s Board or Council support or oppose having private roads in your jurisdiction? Strongly Support 8% 9% 7% 6% 4% 7% 7%
Somewhat Support 17% 17% 19% 10% 12% 18% 16%
Neither Support nor Oppose 35% 46% 41% 38% 43% 36% 40%
Somewhat Oppose 10% 8% 7% 10% 11% 12% 10%
Strongly Oppose 5% 6% 4% 12% 14% 12% 9%
Don't Know 25% 13% 22% 25% 16% 14% 19%