Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

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

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Q37. Thinking about the amount and types of data your jurisdiction collects and the ways it uses the data to make decisions, would you say the current scope of your jurisdiction’s performance management efforts is too large, too small, or just right? (Among jurisdictions that reported using data)

Jurisdiction Type Crosstabulation
% within Jurisdiction Type
  Jurisdiction Type Total
County Township City Village
Thinking about the amount and types of data your jurisdiction collects and the ways it uses the data to make decisions, would you say the current scope of your jurisdiction’s performance management efforts is too large, too small, or just right? (Among jurisdictions that reported using data) Too large 4% 0% 1% 0% 0%
Just right 21% 68% 42% 55% 57%
Too small 64% 25% 47% 33% 35%
Don't Know 11% 7% 10% 12% 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
Thinking about the amount and types of data your jurisdiction collects and the ways it uses the data to make decisions, would you say the current scope of your jurisdiction’s performance management efforts is too large, too small, or just right? (Among jurisdictions that reported using data) Too large 0% 0% 0% 1% 2% 0%
Just right 76% 59% 49% 42% 37% 57%
Too small 20% 30% 45% 43% 55% 35%
Don't Know 4% 11% 6% 14% 7% 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
Thinking about the amount and types of data your jurisdiction collects and the ways it uses the data to make decisions, would you say the current scope of your jurisdiction’s performance management efforts is too large, too small, or just right? (Among jurisdictions that reported using data) Too large 0% 1% 0% 0% 0% 1% 0%
Just right 64% 56% 60% 65% 53% 51% 57%
Too small 33% 32% 31% 28% 40% 38% 35%
Don't Know 3% 10% 9% 7% 7% 10% 9%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.