Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

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

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Q4l. Has there been a decrease, an increase, or no change from the previous fiscal year in the human service 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 human service needs for your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Somewhat Decreased 4% 1% 0% 1% 1%
No Change 40% 62% 50% 55% 58%
Somewhat Increased 49% 21% 38% 31% 26%
Greatly Increased 4% 2% 6% 2% 2%
Not Applicable 0% 8% 4% 3% 6%
Don't Know 3% 6% 3% 7% 6%
*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 human service needs for your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Somewhat Decreased 1% 1% 0% 1% 1% 1%
No Change 61% 61% 57% 45% 40% 58%
Somewhat Increased 21% 24% 24% 49% 45% 26%
Greatly Increased 2% 2% 1% 3% 10% 2%
Not Applicable 9% 5% 10% 1% 1% 6%
Don't Know 7% 6% 8% 1% 2% 6%
*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 human service needs for your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Somewhat Decreased 4% 1% 2% 0% 0% 0% 1%
No Change 53% 58% 59% 59% 55% 61% 58%
Somewhat Increased 28% 26% 27% 21% 30% 26% 26%
Greatly Increased 5% 2% 0% 2% 2% 4% 2%
Not Applicable 6% 6% 4% 11% 6% 6% 6%
Don't Know 3% 7% 8% 6% 6% 4% 6%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.