Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

The Michigan Public Policy Survey (MPPS)
Fall 2016 Data Tables

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Q13c. To what extent do you support or oppose allowing an Emergency Manager to set aside decision-making powers of local elected officials?

Jurisdiction Type Crosstabulation
% within Jurisdiction Type
  Jurisdiction Type Total
County Township City Village
To what extent do you support or oppose allowing an Emergency Manager to set aside decision-making powers of local elected officials? Strongly Support 22% 10% 15% 7% 11%
Somewhat Support 21% 19% 26% 17% 20%
Neither Support nor Oppose 15% 18% 13% 17% 17%
Somewhat Oppose 18% 21% 19% 23% 21%
Strongly Oppose 16% 22% 21% 27% 22%
Don't Know 9% 10% 6% 8% 9%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.

Population Size Crosstabulation
% within Population Size
  Population Category Total
<1500 1500-5000 5001-10000 10001-30000 >30000
To what extent do you support or oppose allowing an Emergency Manager to set aside decision-making powers of local elected officials? Strongly Support 8% 10% 14% 21% 22% 11%
Somewhat Support 16% 20% 28% 23% 26% 20%
Neither Support nor Oppose 19% 17% 16% 16% 5% 17%
Somewhat Oppose 21% 22% 17% 15% 22% 21%
Strongly Oppose 24% 22% 17% 17% 23% 22%
Don't Know 12% 9% 7% 6% 2% 9%
*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
To what extent do you support or oppose allowing an Emergency Manager to set aside decision-making powers of local elected officials? Strongly Support 10% 9% 10% 9% 14% 15% 11%
Somewhat Support 21% 16% 19% 17% 19% 28% 20%
Neither Support nor Oppose 15% 19% 22% 17% 15% 13% 17%
Somewhat Oppose 18% 22% 18% 26% 16% 21% 21%
Strongly Oppose 24% 25% 20% 22% 23% 19% 22%
Don't Know 12% 9% 11% 9% 13% 4% 9%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.