Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

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

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Q4e. Comparing your jurisdiction's current fiscal year to its previous fiscal year, please consider the ways the following items have changed. Indicate whether — in your opinion — there has been a decrease, an increase, or no change from the previous fiscal year to the amount of federal aid to 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 amount of federal aid to your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 1% 2% 5% 2% 2%
Somewhat Decreased 32% 7% 22% 20% 12%
No Change 54% 46% 52% 45% 47%
Somewhat Increased 5% 3% 11% 5% 5%
Greatly Increased 1% 0% 1% 0% 0%
Not Applicable 2% 31% 8% 20% 24%
Don't Know 4% 12% 1% 8% 9%
*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 amount of federal aid to your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 2% 2% 1% 4% 2% 2%
Somewhat Decreased 12% 8% 16% 15% 27% 12%
No Change 46% 44% 52% 55% 54% 47%
Somewhat Increased 3% 5% 5% 10% 8% 5%
Greatly Increased 0% 0% 1% 0% 1% 0%
Not Applicable 24% 31% 21% 12% 6% 24%
Don't Know 13% 9% 4% 5% 2% 9%
*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 amount of federal aid to your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 4% 1% 3% 2% 1% 4% 2%
Somewhat Decreased 12% 8% 10% 14% 14% 15% 12%
No Change 42% 49% 48% 46% 45% 51% 47%
Somewhat Increased 5% 3% 6% 3% 3% 8% 5%
Greatly Increased 1% 0% 1% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Not Applicable 22% 28% 25% 23% 30% 19% 24%
Don't Know 13% 12% 8% 13% 7% 4% 9%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.