Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

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

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Q2: During the next twelve months, do you think your community will have good times financially, or bad times financially?

Jurisdiction Type Crosstabulation
% within Jurisdiction Type
  Jurisdiction Type Total
County Township City Village
During the next twelve months, do you think your community will have good times financially, or bad times financially? Good Times 25% 26% 33% 26% 27%
Bad Times 36% 20% 22% 29% 22%
Neither 34% 36% 32% 36% 35%
Don't Know 5% 18% 13% 10% 16%
*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
During the next twelve months, do you think your community will have good times financially, or bad times financially? Good Times 21% 25% 38% 35% 43% 27%
Bad Times 25% 21% 18% 21% 20% 22%
Neither 34% 38% 33% 39% 32% 35%
Don't Know 20% 16% 11% 6% 6% 16%
*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
During the next twelve months, do you think your community will have good times financially, or bad times financially? Good Times 19% 25% 28% 24% 30% 33% 27%
Bad Times 26% 25% 21% 19% 20% 22% 22%
Neither 38% 32% 35% 37% 38% 34% 35%
Don't Know 17% 18% 16% 19% 13% 12% 16%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.

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