Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

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

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Q44f: To what extent do you support or oppose the Emergency Manager law (P.A.4 of 2011) overall? (Among those jurisdictions which did not report being completely unfamiliar with the Local Government and School District Fiscal Accountability Act)

Jurisdiction Type Crosstabulation
% within Jurisdiction Type
  Jurisdiction Type Total
County Township City Village
To what extent do you support or oppose the Emergency Manager law (P.A.4 of 2011) overall? (Among those jurisdictions which did not report being completely unfamiliar with the Local Government and School District Fiscal Accountability Act) Strongly Support 26% 8% 29% 13% 13%
Somewhat Support 29% 21% 37% 23% 25%
Neither Support nor Oppose 23% 23% 15% 25% 22%
Somewhat Oppose 11% 14% 11% 16% 14%
Strongly Oppose 11% 19% 9% 14% 16%
Don't Know 1% 15% 0% 9% 11%
*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 support or oppose the Emergency Manager law (P.A.4 of 2011) overall? (Among those jurisdictions which did not report being completely unfamiliar with the Local Government and School District Fiscal Accountability Act) Strongly Support 5% 12% 20% 26% 35% 13%
Somewhat Support 19% 26% 31% 28% 33% 25%
Neither Support nor Oppose 23% 23% 18% 20% 12% 22%
Somewhat Oppose 15% 14% 13% 8% 11% 14%
Strongly Oppose 21% 14% 12% 13% 7% 16%
Don't Know 15% 11% 6% 5% 2% 11%
*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 support or oppose the Emergency Manager law (P.A.4 of 2011) overall? (Among those jurisdictions which did not report being completely unfamiliar with the Local Government and School District Fiscal Accountability Act) Strongly Support 10% 5% 12% 9% 18% 24% 13%
Somewhat Support 14% 19% 30% 20% 27% 33% 25%
Neither Support nor Oppose 22% 23% 24% 24% 21% 16% 22%
Somewhat Oppose 16% 13% 12% 18% 13% 11% 14%
Strongly Oppose 24% 26% 10% 15% 14% 11% 16%
Don't Know 13% 14% 12% 15% 8% 4% 11%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.

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