Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

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

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Q34b. Please identify the extent to which, overall, your jurisdiction uses measures of workload (such as number of fire runs, miles of roads plowed, etc.) regarding your internal operations (or operations you contract out). (Among jurisdictions that reported collecting internal data and using data)

Jurisdiction Type Crosstabulation
% within Jurisdiction Type
  Jurisdiction Type Total
County Township City Village
Please identify the extent to which, overall, your jurisdiction uses measures of workload (such as number of fire runs, miles of roads plowed, etc.) regarding your internal operations (or operations you contract out). .(Among jurisdictions that reported collecting internal data and using data) Extensively 29% 32% 53% 41% 39%
Somewhat 49% 61% 42% 51% 54%
Not At All 10% 6% 4% 8% 6%
Don’t Know 11% 0% 2% 0% 1%
*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
Please identify the extent to which, overall, your jurisdiction uses measures of workload (such as number of fire runs, miles of roads plowed, etc.) regarding your internal operations (or operations you contract out). (Among jurisdictions that reported collecting internal data and using data) Extensively 33% 37% 39% 45% 50% 39%
Somewhat 60% 56% 53% 50% 40% 54%
Not At All 7% 6% 8% 4% 3% 6%
Don’t Know 0% 0% 0% 1% 8% 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
Please identify the extent to which, overall, your jurisdiction uses measures of workload (such as number of fire runs, miles of roads plowed, etc.) regarding your internal operations (or operations you contract out). (Among jurisdictions that reported collecting internal data and using data) Extensively 32% 38% 33% 37% 45% 44% 39%
Somewhat 60% 54% 58% 51% 49% 53% 54%
Not At All 5% 8% 9% 9% 5% 3% 6%
Don’t Know 3% 0% 0% 4% 2% 1% 1%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.