Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

The Michigan Public Policy Survey (MPPS)
Spring 2015 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% 0% 0% 0%
Somewhat Decreased 3% 2% 2% 3% 2%
No Change 24% 48% 17% 25% 39%
Somewhat Increased 56% 31% 50% 51% 38%
Greatly Increased 13% 9% 31% 17% 14%
Not Applicable 0% 5% 0% 1% 3%
Don't Know 3% 4% 0% 2% 3%
*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 1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Somewhat Decreased 3% 2% 2% 2% 3% 2%
No Change 46% 41% 35% 22% 14% 39%
Somewhat Increased 33% 37% 39% 55% 50% 38%
Greatly Increased 9% 13% 17% 20% 32% 14%
Not Applicable 5% 3% 5% 1% 0% 3%
Don't Know 3% 4% 2% 0% 1% 3%
*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% 0% 0% 0%
Somewhat Decreased 3% 2% 3% 2% 3% 1% 2%
No Change 39% 44% 45% 40% 35% 33% 39%
Somewhat Increased 39% 40% 31% 38% 37% 43% 38%
Greatly Increased 14% 5% 13% 11% 20% 19% 14%
Not Applicable 2% 5% 3% 5% 4% 2% 3%
Don't Know 3% 3% 5% 3% 2% 2% 3%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.