Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

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

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Q19: Thinking about the last 12 months, how would you describe, overall, the relationship between your jurisdiction's union(s) and your jurisdiction's administration? (Among jurisdictions reporting union employees)

Jurisdiction Type Crosstabulation
% within Jurisdiction Type
  Jurisdiction Type Total
County Township City Village
Thinking about the last 12 months, how would you describe, overall, the relationship between your jurisdiction's union(s) and your jurisdiction's administration? (Among jurisdictions reporting union employees) Excellent 20% 23% 12% 16% 16%
Good 46% 48% 51% 54% 50%
Fair 26% 26% 33% 22% 29%
Poor 8% 3% 5% 8% 5%
*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 last 12 months, how would you describe, overall, the relationship between your jurisdiction's union(s) and your jurisdiction's administration? (Among jurisdictions reporting union employees) Excellent 15% 19% 15% 17% 14% 16%
Good 47% 50% 55% 47% 49% 50%
Fair 26% 27% 24% 31% 34% 29%
Poor 12% 4% 6% 5% 3% 5%
*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
Thinking about the last 12 months, how would you describe, overall, the relationship between your jurisdiction's union(s) and your jurisdiction's administration? (Among jurisdictions reporting union employees) Excellent 18% 11% 17% 23% 14% 15% 16%
Good 40% 39% 54% 58% 60% 47% 50%
Fair 31% 36% 27% 19% 22% 33% 29%
Poor 11% 14% 2% 0% 4% 5% 5%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.

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