Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

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

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Q18f. To what extent would you support or oppose changing the Emergency Manager Law by adding state-level ombudsperson oversight for citizens and local officials to appeal any Emergency Manager decision?

Jurisdiction Type Crosstabulation
% within Jurisdiction Type
  Jurisdiction Type Total
County Township City Village
To what extent would you support or oppose changing the Emergency Manager Law by adding state-level ombudsperson oversight for citizens and local officials to appeal any Emergency Manager decision? Strongly Support 22% 25% 26% 27% 25%
Somewhat Support 24% 30% 38% 33% 32%
Neither Support nor Oppose 29% 20% 17% 21% 20%
Somewhat Oppose 8% 7% 9% 3% 7%
Strongly Oppose 11% 3% 5% 1% 3%
Don't Know 7% 15% 5% 15% 13%
*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 would you support or oppose changing the Emergency Manager Law by adding state-level ombudsperson oversight for citizens and local officials to appeal any Emergency Manager decision? Strongly Support 24% 29% 22% 19% 27% 25%
Somewhat Support 33% 30% 34% 31% 31% 32%
Neither Support nor Oppose 22% 18% 18% 21% 20% 20%
Somewhat Oppose 5% 6% 9% 15% 10% 7%
Strongly Oppose 2% 3% 7% 7% 6% 3%
Don't Know 15% 14% 10% 7% 5% 13%
*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 would you support or oppose changing the Emergency Manager Law by adding state-level ombudsperson oversight for citizens and local officials to appeal any Emergency Manager decision? Strongly Support 28% 28% 22% 24% 29% 25% 25%
Somewhat Support 27% 32% 31% 31% 31% 34% 32%
Neither Support nor Oppose 23% 22% 21% 21% 16% 16% 20%
Somewhat Oppose 7% 4% 7% 6% 7% 10% 7%
Strongly Oppose 3% 5% 2% 3% 2% 5% 3%
Don't Know 12% 10% 17% 14% 15% 9% 13%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.