Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

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

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Q38c. Approximately how much do the property-tax exempt organizations or parcels in your jurisdiction represent of demands on your jurisdiction's service provision? (Among jurisdictions reporting the existence of at least one property-tax exempt organization or parcel within them)

Jurisdiction Type Crosstabulation
% within Jurisdiction Type
  Jurisdiction Type Total
County Township City Village
Approximately how much do the property-tax exempt organizations or parcels in your jurisdiction represent of demands on your jurisdiction's service provision? (Among jurisdictions reporting the existence of at least one property-tax exempt organization or parcel within them) A Significant Amount 19% 5% 19% 8% 8%
A Moderate Amount 35% 15% 44% 36% 24%
An Insignificant Amount 29% 62% 35% 52% 54%
Don't Know 16% 18% 3% 4% 14%
*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
Approximately how much do the property-tax exempt organizations or parcels in your jurisdiction represent of demands on your jurisdiction's service provision? (Among jurisdictions reporting the existence of at least one property-tax exempt organization or parcel within them) A Significant Amount 7% 6% 13% 17% 15% 8%
A Moderate Amount 21% 21% 26% 30% 44% 24%
An Insignificant Amount 55% 62% 46% 46% 30% 54%
Don't Know 18% 11% 15% 7% 11% 14%
*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
Approximately how much do the property-tax exempt organizations or parcels in your jurisdiction represent of demands on your jurisdiction's service provision? (Among jurisdictions reporting the existence of at least one property-tax exempt organization or parcel within them) A Significant Amount 12% 6% 10% 7% 7% 10% 8%
A Moderate Amount 20% 28% 23% 16% 24% 29% 24%
An Insignificant Amount 47% 50% 53% 65% 60% 50% 54%
Don't Know 21% 15% 14% 13% 9% 12% 14%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.