Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

The Michigan Public Policy Survey (MPPS)
Spring 2014 Data Tables

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Q23. How likely is it that your jurisdiction will adopt formal multi-year budgeting in the next 12 months?

Jurisdiction Type Crosstabulation
% within Jurisdiction Type
  Jurisdiction Type Total
County Township City Village
How likely is it that your jurisdiction will adopt formal multi-year budgeting in the next 12 months? (Among those jurisdictions reporting using single-year budgets) Very Likely 0% 1% 4% 2% 1%
Somewhat Likely 18% 4% 14% 7% 6%
Neither Likely nor Unlikely 23% 11% 17% 12% 12%
Somewhat Unlikely 20% 13% 17% 16% 14%
Very Unlikely 37% 64% 43% 55% 59%
Don't Know 2% 7% 6% 9% 7%
*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
How likely is it that your jurisdiction will adopt formal multi-year budgeting in the next 12 months? (Among those jurisdictions reporting using single-year budgets) Very Likely 1% 1% 1% 4% 4% 1%
Somewhat Likely 5% 5% 8% 16% 14% 6%
Neither Likely nor Unlikely 10% 12% 11% 21% 19% 12%
Somewhat Unlikely 12% 14% 12% 20% 23% 14%
Very Unlikely 63% 61% 62% 35% 38% 59%
Don't Know 9% 6% 6% 5% 2% 7%
*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
How likely is it that your jurisdiction will adopt formal multi-year budgeting in the next 12 months? (Among those jurisdictions reporting using single-year budgets) Very Likely 1% 2% 0% 0% 0% 4% 1%
Somewhat Likely 4% 6% 5% 4% 6% 13% 6%
Neither Likely nor Unlikely 15% 13% 10% 10% 12% 15% 12%
Somewhat Unlikely 13% 15% 11% 15% 16% 14% 14%
Very Unlikely 60% 59% 66% 64% 56% 49% 59%
Don't Know 7% 6% 8% 6% 9% 5% 7%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.