Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

The Michigan Public Policy Survey (MPPS)
Spring 2013 Data Tables

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Q30c. In the next fiscal year, how likely is it that your jurisdiction will utilize early retirement incentives or buyouts?

Jurisdiction Type Crosstabulation
% within Jurisdiction Type
  Jurisdiction Type Total
County Township City Village
In the next fiscal year, how likely is it that your jurisdiction will utilize early retirement incentives or buyouts? Very Likely 3% 1% 4% 1% 1%
Somewhat Likely 4% 1% 8% 4% 3%
Neither Likely nor Unlikely 32% 8% 20% 18% 12%
Somewhat Unlikely 11% 3% 14% 4% 5%
Very Unlikely 48% 28% 49% 46% 35%
Not Applicable 0% 57% 3% 26% 42%
Don't Know 3% 1% 2% 1% 2%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.

Population Size Crosstabulation
% within Population Size
  Population Size Total
<1500 1500-5000 5001-10000 10001-30000 >30000
In the next fiscal year, how likely is it that your jurisdiction will utilize early retirement incentives or buyouts? Very Likely 1% 2% 1% 2% 5% 1%
Somewhat Likely 1% 2% 3% 7% 6% 3%
Neither Likely nor Unlikely 9% 12% 16% 20% 21% 12%
Somewhat Unlikely 3% 3% 8% 11% 17% 5%
Very Unlikely 26% 33% 56% 53% 49% 35%
Not Applicable 60% 46% 15% 3% 0% 42%
Don't Know 1% 2% 1% 4% 2% 2%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.

Region of Michigan Crosstabulation
% within Region of Michigan
  Region of Michigan Total
Upper Peninsula Northern Lower Peninsula West Central Lower Peninsula East Central Lower Peninsula Southwest Lower Peninsula Southeast Lower Peninsula
In the next fiscal year, how likely is it that your jurisdiction will utilize early retirement incentives or buyouts? Very Likely 1% 0% 2% 2% 1% 3% 1%
Somewhat Likely 2% 1% 2% 2% 2% 4% 3%
Neither Likely nor Unlikely 11% 11% 9% 14% 14% 15% 12%
Somewhat Unlikely 4% 4% 5% 4% 4% 9% 5%
Very Unlikely 37% 32% 35% 26% 35% 45% 35%
Not Applicable 44% 49% 48% 51% 41% 20% 42%
Don't Know 0% 2% 0% 2% 2% 3% 2%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.