Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

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

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Q47b. In your opinion, to what extent does place-based economic development influence where entrepreneurs choose to launch and grow their businesses?

Jurisdiction Type Crosstabulation
% within Jurisdiction Type
  Jurisdiction Type Total
County Township City Village
In your opinion, to what extent does place-based economic development influence where entrepreneurs choose to launch and grow their businesses? A Great Deal 15% 8% 22% 12% 11%
Somewhat 46% 25% 46% 34% 30%
Very Little 13% 16% 18% 21% 17%
Not at All 12% 15% 5% 11% 13%
Not Applicable 2% 14% 1% 6% 10%
Don't Know 13% 23% 8% 16% 19%
*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 your opinion, to what extent does place-based economic development influence where entrepreneurs choose to launch and grow their businesses? A Great Deal 9% 9% 14% 16% 20% 11%
Somewhat 23% 31% 33% 47% 44% 30%
Very Little 15% 18% 19% 17% 15% 17%
Not at All 17% 12% 10% 6% 6% 13%
Not Applicable 17% 8% 6% 1% 1% 10%
Don't Know 19% 21% 18% 13% 14% 19%
*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 your opinion, to what extent does place-based economic development influence where entrepreneurs choose to launch and grow their businesses? A Great Deal 15% 13% 10% 6% 8% 14% 11%
Somewhat 30% 28% 28% 29% 30% 37% 30%
Very Little 19% 16% 18% 16% 15% 17% 17%
Not at All 16% 12% 13% 16% 12% 10% 13%
Not Applicable 6% 14% 12% 14% 8% 7% 10%
Don't Know 15% 18% 20% 18% 27% 14% 19%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.