Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

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

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Q4k. Has there been a decrease, an increase, or no change from the previous fiscal year in the infrastructure needs for your jurisdiction?

Jurisdiction Type Crosstabulation
% within Jurisdiction Type
  Jurisdiction Type Total
County Township City Village
Has there been a decrease, an increase, or no change from the previous fiscal year in the infrastructure needs for your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 0% 1% 2% 1% 1%
Somewhat Decreased 0% 1% 3% 4% 2%
No Change 27% 49% 22% 24% 41%
Somewhat Increased 59% 31% 55% 46% 38%
Greatly Increased 11% 8% 19% 20% 12%
Not Applicable 0% 6% 1% 2% 4%
Don't Know 3% 3% 0% 3% 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
Has there been a decrease, an increase, or no change from the previous fiscal year in the infrastructure needs for your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 2% 0% 1% 1% 0% 1%
Somewhat Decreased 3% 1% 2% 1% 1% 2%
No Change 41% 47% 30% 28% 27% 41%
Somewhat Increased 34% 34% 45% 59% 55% 38%
Greatly Increased 10% 11% 20% 9% 16% 12%
Not Applicable 7% 4% 1% 1% 0% 4%
Don't Know 2% 3% 0% 2% 0% 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
Has there been a decrease, an increase, or no change from the previous fiscal year in the infrastructure needs for your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 0% 1% 0% 1% 2% 1% 1%
Somewhat Decreased 3% 1% 0% 4% 2% 1% 2%
No Change 36% 45% 41% 44% 40% 36% 41%
Somewhat Increased 38% 39% 38% 35% 34% 46% 38%
Greatly Increased 13% 11% 12% 8% 14% 13% 12%
Not Applicable 9% 3% 4% 5% 5% 2% 4%
Don't Know 1% 1% 4% 4% 3% 0% 2%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.