Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

The Michigan Public Policy Survey (MPPS)
Spring 2012 Data Tables

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Q13b: From your jurisdiction's perspective, overall, what were the outcomes from negotiations on union employee benefits? (Among jurisdictions reporting negotiating on employee benefits)

Jurisdiction Type Crosstabulation
% within Jurisdiction Type
  Jurisdiction Type Total
County Township City Village
From your jurisdiction's perspective, overall, what were the outcomes from negotiations on union employee benefits? (Among jurisdictions reporting negotiating on employee benefits) Only union(s) made concessions 78% 53% 74% 62% 69%
Only jurisdiction made concessions 2% 6% 4% 12% 5%
Both sides made concessions 8% 6% 5% 0% 5%
Neither side made concessions 10% 29% 21% 21% 17%
Don't Know 2% 6% 5% 5% 4%
*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
From your jurisdiction's perspective, overall, what were the outcomes from negotiations on union employee benefits? (Among jurisdictions reporting negotiating on employee benefits) Only union(s) made concessions 66% 63% 61% 66% 82% 69%
Only jurisdiction made concessions 10% 5% 8% 6% 1% 5%
Both sides made concessions 11% 5% 7% 6% 3% 5%
Neither side made concessions 13% 20% 22% 19% 10% 17%
Don't Know 0% 8% 2% 3% 4% 4%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.

Region of Michigan Crosstabulation
% within Region of Michigan
  MI regions based on State of the State Survey Total
Upper Peninsula Northern Lower Peninsula West Central Lower Peninsula East Central Lower Peninsula Southwest Lower Peninsula Southeast Lower Peninsula
From your jurisdiction's perspective, overall, what were the outcomes from negotiations on union employee benefits? (Among jurisdictions reporting negotiating on employee benefits) Only union(s) made concessions 67% 76% 62% 62% 67% 73% 69%
Only jurisdiction made concessions 4% 5% 0% 8% 8% 5% 5%
Both sides made concessions 18% 3% 11% 3% 6% 1% 5%
Neither side made concessions 9% 16% 20% 22% 17% 16% 17%
Don't Know 3% 0% 6% 4% 2% 5% 4%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.

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