Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

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

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Q6. Which of the following best describes your jurisdiction’s primary service delivery arrangement, if any, for fire services?

Jurisdiction Type Crosstabulation
% within Jurisdiction Type
  Jurisdiction Type Total
County Township City Village
Which of the following best describes your jurisdiction’s primary service delivery arrangement, if any, for fire services? Directly ** 66% 80% 41% 65%
Indirectly ** 32% 20% 47% 32%
None ** 1% 0% 11% 2%
Don't Know ** 1% 0% 2% 1%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.


**Counties were not asked questions about fire services

Population Size Crosstabulation
% within Population Size
  Population Size Total
<1500 1500-5000 5001-10000 10001-30000 >30000
Which of the following best describes your jurisdiction’s primary service delivery arrangement, if any, for fire services? Directly 56% 63% 80% 91% 98% 65%
Indirectly 38% 35% 20% 9% 2% 32%
None 5% 1% 0% 0% 0% 2%
Don't Know 1% 1% 0% 0% 0% 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
Which of the following best describes your jurisdiction’s primary service delivery arrangement, if any, for fire services? Directly 75% 61% 67% 57% 68% 66% 65%
Indirectly 19% 37% 30% 39% 30% 32% 32%
None 5% 1% 3% 3% 2% 2% 2%
Don't Know 1% 0% 1% 1% 1% 0% 1%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.