Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

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

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Q44b. 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 other jurisdictions around the state?

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 other jurisdictions around the state? Very Effective 22% 15% 36% 26% 20%
Somewhat Effective 49% 38% 47% 44% 41%
Neither Effective nor Ineffective 12% 12% 5% 10% 11%
Somewhat Ineffective 1% 3% 1% 1% 3%
Very Ineffective 3% 2% 1% 2% 2%
Don't Know 12% 29% 10% 17% 24%
*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 other jurisdictions around the state? Very Effective 17% 20% 27% 28% 24% 20%
Somewhat Effective 37% 42% 41% 44% 57% 41%
Neither Effective nor Ineffective 13% 10% 7% 6% 6% 11%
Somewhat Ineffective 3% 3% 0% 4% 0% 3%
Very Ineffective 2% 2% 1% 2% 1% 2%
Don't Know 28% 23% 24% 16% 12% 24%
*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 other jurisdictions around the state? Very Effective 24% 21% 19% 16% 19% 26% 20%
Somewhat Effective 38% 39% 41% 37% 40% 49% 41%
Neither Effective nor Ineffective 11% 11% 13% 15% 9% 4% 11%
Somewhat Ineffective 1% 3% 3% 4% 1% 2% 3%
Very Ineffective 1% 2% 1% 3% 0% 2% 2%
Don't Know 25% 25% 23% 25% 31% 18% 24%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.