Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

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

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Q4g. Has there been a decrease, an increase, or no change from the previous fiscal year in the number of tax delinquencies in 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 number of tax delinquencies in your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 2% 0% 1% 1% 0%
Somewhat Decreased 25% 15% 20% 11% 16%
No Change 45% 53% 57% 53% 53%
Somewhat Increased 22% 19% 17% 25% 19%
Greatly Increased 0% 2% 0% 1% 1%
Not Applicable 0% 1% 0% 1% 1%
Don't Know 6% 10% 5% 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 number of tax delinquencies in your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 0% 0% 0% 0% 3% 0%
Somewhat Decreased 10% 16% 16% 25% 40% 16%
No Change 54% 54% 58% 47% 44% 53%
Somewhat Increased 21% 19% 15% 23% 8% 19%
Greatly Increased 2% 1% 2% 0% 0% 1%
Not Applicable 2% 0% 1% 0% 0% 1%
Don't Know 10% 10% 8% 5% 6% 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 number of tax delinquencies in your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 0% 0% 0% 1% 0% 1% 0%
Somewhat Decreased 6% 16% 13% 13% 14% 28% 16%
No Change 55% 50% 55% 52% 56% 52% 53%
Somewhat Increased 29% 22% 19% 23% 17% 10% 19%
Greatly Increased 3% 0% 2% 1% 2% 0% 1%
Not Applicable 0% 1% 0% 1% 1% 0% 1%
Don't Know 7% 10% 11% 8% 10% 8% 9%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.