Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

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

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Q44a. Regardless of whether you have any placemaking efforts underway, in your opinion, how effective or ineffective is placemaking, or could it be, as an economic development strategy for your jurisdiction?

Jurisdiction Type Crosstabulation
% within Jurisdiction Type
  Jurisdiction Type Total
County Township City Village
Regardless of whether you have any placemaking efforts underway, in your opinion, how effective or ineffective is placemaking, or could it be, as an economic development strategy for your jurisdiction? Very Effective 18% 8% 31% 21% 14%
Somewhat Effective 49% 32% 49% 42% 37%
Neither Effective nor Ineffective 21% 28% 12% 18% 24%
Somewhat Ineffective 0% 5% 4% 5% 5%
Very Ineffective 6% 6% 0% 4% 5%
Don't Know 6% 20% 4% 11% 16%
*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
Regardless of whether you have any placemaking efforts underway, in your opinion, how effective or ineffective is placemaking, or could it be, as an economic development strategy for your jurisdiction? Very Effective 9% 13% 22% 26% 24% 14%
Somewhat Effective 31% 37% 45% 49% 52% 37%
Neither Effective nor Ineffective 29% 26% 13% 9% 13% 24%
Somewhat Ineffective 6% 5% 3% 5% 0% 5%
Very Ineffective 7% 3% 2% 3% 2% 5%
Don't Know 18% 16% 14% 9% 8% 16%
*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
Regardless of whether you have any placemaking efforts underway, in your opinion, how effective or ineffective is placemaking, or could it be, as an economic development strategy for your jurisdiction? Very Effective 16% 16% 12% 6% 13% 23% 14%
Somewhat Effective 37% 38% 39% 29% 34% 46% 37%
Neither Effective nor Ineffective 25% 20% 27% 35% 24% 11% 24%
Somewhat Ineffective 6% 5% 5% 4% 3% 6% 5%
Very Ineffective 2% 3% 4% 9% 5% 3% 5%
Don't Know 14% 18% 12% 17% 21% 11% 16%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.