Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

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

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Q4n. Has there been a decrease, an increase, or no change from the previous fiscal year in the number of employees 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 number of employees for your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 0% 0% 1% 1% 1%
Somewhat Decreased 16% 2% 16% 6% 6%
No Change 69% 83% 65% 81% 79%
Somewhat Increased 14% 8% 18% 10% 10%
Greatly Increased 0% 1% 0% 0% 0%
Not Applicable 0% 6% 0% 1% 4%
Don't Know 0% 0% 0% 1% 0%
*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 employees for your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 1% 1% 1% 0% 0% 1%
Somewhat Decreased 2% 5% 7% 15% 14% 6%
No Change 84% 82% 76% 63% 58% 79%
Somewhat Increased 5% 8% 15% 22% 26% 10%
Greatly Increased 0% 1% 0% 0% 2% 0%
Not Applicable 8% 2% 1% 0% 0% 4%
Don't Know 0% 0% 1% 0% 0% 0%
*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 employees for your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 1% 0% 1% 1% 0% 1% 1%
Somewhat Decreased 5% 3% 6% 3% 7% 8% 6%
No Change 82% 82% 82% 78% 83% 71% 79%
Somewhat Increased 9% 8% 9% 7% 9% 18% 10%
Greatly Increased 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 1% 0%
Not Applicable 3% 6% 1% 11% 1% 1% 4%
Don't Know 0% 1% 1% 0% 0% 0% 0%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.