Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

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

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Q28: How likely is it that your jurisdiction will adopt formal multi-year budgeting in the next 12 months? (Among those jurisdictions reporting using single-year budgets)

Jurisdiction Type Crosstabulation
% within Jurisdiction Type
  Jurisdiction Type Total
County Township City Village
How likely is it that your jurisdiction will adopt formal multi-year budgeting in the next 12 months? (Among those jurisdictions reporting using single-year budgets) Very Likely 4% 1% 2% 1% 2%
Somewhat Likely 10% 4% 12% 7% 6%
Neither Likely nor Unlikely 24% 12% 21% 10% 13%
Somewhat Unlikely 30% 11% 28% 24% 16%
Very Unlikely 27% 63% 31% 47% 55%
Don't Know 5% 9% 5% 11% 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
How likely is it that your jurisdiction will adopt formal multi-year budgeting in the next 12 months? (Among those jurisdictions reporting using single-year budgets) Very Likely 1% 2% 2% 1% 5% 2%
Somewhat Likely 3% 4% 8% 18% 16% 6%
Neither Likely nor Unlikely 9% 14% 19% 25% 17% 13%
Somewhat Unlikely 15% 13% 18% 17% 28% 16%
Very Unlikely 63% 56% 45% 34% 31% 55%
Don't Know 9% 10% 9% 5% 4% 9%
*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
How likely is it that your jurisdiction will adopt formal multi-year budgeting in the next 12 months? (Among those jurisdictions reporting using single-year budgets) Very Likely 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 3% 2%
Somewhat Likely 3% 4% 5% 4% 7% 13% 6%
Neither Likely nor Unlikely 13% 13% 16% 8% 14% 17% 13%
Somewhat Unlikely 16% 17% 17% 15% 15% 14% 16%
Very Unlikely 57% 55% 54% 64% 53% 46% 55%
Don't Know 9% 10% 8% 9% 9% 6% 9%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.

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