Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

The Michigan Public Policy Survey (MPPS)
Fall 2015 Data Tables

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Q14b. Now, do you think your jurisdiction appropriates too much, about the right amount, or too little funding to meet its law enforcement needs? (Among jurisdictions that reported having enough funding to meet their current law enforcement needs)

Jurisdiction Type Crosstabulation
% within Jurisdiction Type
  Jurisdiction Type Total
County Township City Village
Now, do you think your jurisdiction appropriates too much, about the right amount, or too little funding to meet its law enforcement needs? (Among jurisdictions that reported having enough funding to meet their current law enforcement needs) Too much 21% 4% 11% 7% 7%
About the right amount 75% 84% 82% 86% 83%
Too little 0% 6% 6% 3% 5%
Don't know 3% 6% 1% 4% 4%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.

 
  Population Size Total
<1500 1500-5000 5001-10000 10001-30000 >30000
Now, do you think your jurisdiction appropriates too much, about the right amount, or too little funding to meet its law enforcement needs? (Among jurisdictions that reported having enough funding to meet their current law enforcement needs) Too much 5% 6% 9% 11% 11% 7%
About the right amount 84% 82% 86% 83% 83% 83%
Too little 5% 6% 5% 7% 4% 5%
Don't know 6% 6% 0% 0% 2% 4%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.

 
% 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
Now, do you think your jurisdiction appropriates too much, about the right amount, or too little funding to meet its law enforcement needs? (Among jurisdictions that reported having enough funding to meet their current law enforcement needs) Too much 13% 11% 5% 3% 5% 8% 7%
About the right amount 78% 79% 86% 85% 80% 87% 83%
Too little 3% 6% 3% 8% 8% 5% 5%
Don't know 6% 4% 6% 4% 7% 1% 4%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.