Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

The Michigan Public Policy Survey (MPPS)
Spring 2015 Data Tables

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Q4f. Has there been a decrease, an increase, or no change from the previous fiscal year in the amount of state 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 state aid to your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 0% 1% 3% 2% 1%
Somewhat Decreased 25% 10% 18% 19% 13%
No Change 34% 42% 41% 43% 42%
Somewhat Increased 34% 26% 36% 26% 28%
Greatly Increased 0% 0% 0% 1% 0%
Not Applicable 1% 12% 1% 4% 9%
Don't Know 5% 8% 1% 5% 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
Has there been a decrease, an increase, or no change from the previous fiscal year in the amount of state aid to your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 1% 2% 2% 1% 1% 1%
Somewhat Decreased 12% 11% 15% 17% 28% 13%
No Change 47% 43% 36% 28% 28% 42%
Somewhat Increased 20% 27% 36% 46% 39% 28%
Greatly Increased 0% 1% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Not Applicable 11% 9% 6% 3% 1% 9%
Don't Know 7% 8% 5% 5% 3% 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
Has there been a decrease, an increase, or no change from the previous fiscal year in the amount of state aid to your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 1% 1% 0% 4% 1% 1% 1%
Somewhat Decreased 18% 11% 13% 13% 14% 12% 13%
No Change 42% 41% 44% 44% 41% 39% 42%
Somewhat Increased 22% 25% 26% 26% 30% 35% 28%
Greatly Increased 1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Not Applicable 8% 12% 10% 8% 7% 7% 9%
Don't Know 8% 10% 7% 4% 6% 6% 7%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.