Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

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

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Q39e: To what extent do you agree or disagree that the PPT is a barrier to economic development in your jurisdiction? (Among those jurisdictions reporting they receive revenue from the PPT)

Jurisdiction Type Crosstabulation
% within Jurisdiction Type
  Jurisdiction Type Total
County Township City Village
To what extent do you agree or disagree that the PPT is a barrier to economic development in your jurisdiction? (Among those jurisdictions reporting they receive revenue from the PPT) Strongly Agree 8% 6% 4% 6% 6%
Somewhat Agree 14% 14% 12% 12% 13%
Neither Agree nor Disagree 25% 32% 22% 32% 30%
Somewhat Disagree 20% 19% 25% 17% 20%
Strongly Disagree 25% 11% 32% 20% 17%
Don't Know 8% 18% 4% 14% 15%
*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
To what extent do you agree or disagree that the PPT is a barrier to economic development in your jurisdiction? (Among those jurisdictions reporting they receive revenue from the PPT) Strongly Agree 5% 7% 4% 5% 9% 6%
Somewhat Agree 9% 14% 16% 18% 13% 13%
Neither Agree nor Disagree 35% 28% 26% 27% 20% 30%
Somewhat Disagree 17% 21% 22% 21% 20% 20%
Strongly Disagree 15% 14% 21% 23% 29% 17%
Don't Know 18% 16% 9% 6% 8% 15%
*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
To what extent do you agree or disagree that the PPT is a barrier to economic development in your jurisdiction? (Among those jurisdictions reporting they receive revenue from the PPT) Strongly Agree 4% 7% 9% 5% 5% 4% 6%
Somewhat Agree 12% 11% 12% 7% 18% 18% 13%
Neither Agree nor Disagree 27% 34% 30% 33% 29% 24% 30%
Somewhat Disagree 22% 19% 21% 20% 23% 18% 20%
Strongly Disagree 22% 13% 14% 16% 12% 25% 17%
Don't Know 13% 16% 15% 20% 13% 11% 15%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.

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