Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

The Michigan Public Policy Survey (MPPS)
Fall 2017 Data Tables

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Q19c. Overall, how satisfied would you say the majority of your jurisdiction's business community (including agriculture or forestry, if applicable) are with your jurisdiction’s current approach to planning and zoning? (Among jurisdictions that have any Master Plan)

Jurisdiction Type Crosstabulation
% within Jurisdiction Type
  Jurisdiction Type Total
County Township City Village
Overall, how satisfied would you say the majority of your jurisdiction's business community (including agriculture or forestry, if applicable) are with your jurisdiction’s current approach to planning and zoning? (Among jurisdictions that have any Master Plan) Very Satisfied 15% 30% 27% 17% 28%
Somewhat Satisfied 42% 41% 46% 42% 42%
Neither Satisfied Nor Dissatisfied 29% 16% 17% 26% 18%
Somewhat Dissatisfied 2% 2% 4% 4% 3%
Very Dissatisfied 0% 1% 2% 1% 1%
Don't Know 12% 9% 4% 9% 8%
*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
Overall, how satisfied would you say the majority of your jurisdiction's business community (including agriculture or forestry, if applicable) are with your jurisdiction’s current approach to planning and zoning? (Among jurisdictions that have any Master Plan) Very Satisfied 24% 32% 28% 23% 25% 28%
Somewhat Satisfied 36% 43% 48% 45% 53% 42%
Neither Satisfied Nor Dissatisfied 20% 17% 15% 19% 17% 18%
Somewhat Dissatisfied 3% 1% 5% 6% 0% 3%
Very Dissatisfied 2% 1% 0% 0% 0% 1%
Don't Know 13% 6% 4% 7% 5% 8%
*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
Overall, how satisfied would you say the majority of your jurisdiction's business community (including agriculture or forestry, if applicable) are with your jurisdiction’s current approach to planning and zoning? (Among jurisdictions that have any Master Plan) Very Satisfied 22% 22% 33% 32% 25% 28% 28%
Somewhat Satisfied 37% 47% 40% 38% 45% 44% 42%
Neither Satisfied Nor Dissatisfied 25% 18% 14% 18% 18% 18% 18%
Somewhat Dissatisfied 1% 2% 5% 1% 2% 4% 3%
Very Dissatisfied 3% 2% 1% 2% 0% 0% 1%
Don't Know 12% 10% 7% 8% 10% 6% 8%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.