Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

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

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Q19c. Thinking about fire and medical issues, to what extent, if any, would you say other fires are currently (or have recently been) problems in your jurisdiction?

Jurisdiction Type Crosstabulation
% within Jurisdiction Type
  Jurisdiction Type Total
County Township City Village
Thinking about fire and medical issues, to what extent, if any, would you say other fires are currently (or have recently been) problems in your jurisdiction? Not a Problem at all 10% 23% 29% 37% 25%
Not much of a Problem 52% 57% 57% 44% 55%
Somewhat of a Problem 25% 14% 12% 10% 13%
Significant Problem 0% 1% 0% 1% 1%
Don't Know 13% 5% 2% 8% 5%
*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
Thinking about fire and medical issues, to what extent, if any, would you say other fires are currently (or have recently been) problems in your jurisdiction? Not a Problem at all 28% 25% 21% 25% 17% 25%
Not much of a Problem 53% 56% 61% 55% 54% 55%
Somewhat of a Problem 12% 13% 13% 17% 20% 13%
Significant Problem 1% 2% 0% 1% 0% 1%
Don't Know 6% 5% 5% 3% 9% 5%
*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
Thinking about fire and medical issues, to what extent, if any, would you say other fires are currently (or have recently been) problems in your jurisdiction? Not a Problem at all 23% 18% 24% 30% 24% 31% 25%
Not much of a Problem 56% 52% 60% 54% 57% 50% 55%
Somewhat of a Problem 16% 22% 10% 9% 12% 13% 13%
Significant Problem 1% 1% 0% 2% 2% 0% 1%
Don't Know 4% 7% 6% 5% 5% 5% 5%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.