Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

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

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Q19d. Overall, how satisfied would you say you in your role as a local official 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 you in your role as a local official are with your jurisdiction’s current approach to planning and zoning? (Among jurisdictions that have any Master Plan) Very Satisfied 27% 42% 36% 27% 38%
Somewhat Satisfied 30% 40% 48% 44% 42%
Neither Satisfied Nor Dissatisfied 24% 8% 8% 16% 9%
Somewhat Dissatisfied 8% 6% 5% 8% 6%
Very Dissatisfied 3% 2% 3% 3% 2%
Don't Know 8% 3% 1% 2% 3%
*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 you in your role as a local official are with your jurisdiction’s current approach to planning and zoning? (Among jurisdictions that have any Master Plan) Very Satisfied 35% 41% 41% 37% 34% 38%
Somewhat Satisfied 39% 42% 44% 42% 48% 42%
Neither Satisfied Nor Dissatisfied 11% 8% 7% 13% 6% 9%
Somewhat Dissatisfied 6% 5% 5% 5% 8% 6%
Very Dissatisfied 4% 2% 2% 2% 0% 2%
Don't Know 4% 2% 2% 2% 4% 3%
*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 you in your role as a local official are with your jurisdiction’s current approach to planning and zoning? (Among jurisdictions that have any Master Plan) Very Satisfied 33% 34% 46% 37% 39% 39% 38%
Somewhat Satisfied 40% 42% 36% 39% 42% 48% 42%
Neither Satisfied Nor Dissatisfied 16% 12% 8% 9% 9% 5% 9%
Somewhat Dissatisfied 6% 5% 6% 5% 7% 5% 6%
Very Dissatisfied 4% 3% 1% 4% 1% 1% 2%
Don't Know 2% 3% 2% 6% 3% 1% 3%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.