Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

The Michigan Public Policy Survey (MPPS)
Spring 2016 Data Tables

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Q4a. Has there been a decrease, an increase, or no change from the previous fiscal year in revenue from property taxes 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 revenue from property taxes for your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 6% 2% 6% 3% 3%
Somewhat Decreased 17% 18% 31% 31% 22%
No Change 23% 33% 20% 33% 30%
Somewhat Increased 55% 43% 42% 32% 42%
Greatly Increased 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Not Applicable 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Don't Know 0% 4% 1% 1% 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 revenue from property taxes for your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 2% 3% 3% 3% 2% 3%
Somewhat Decreased 26% 20% 22% 13% 17% 22%
No Change 37% 29% 19% 20% 26% 30%
Somewhat Increased 31% 44% 53% 63% 52% 42%
Greatly Increased 0% 0% 0% 0% 1% 0%
Not Applicable 0% 0% 1% 0% 0% 0%
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 revenue from property taxes for your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 8% 2% 2% 3% 2% 3% 3%
Somewhat Decreased 22% 24% 19% 31% 22% 13% 22%
No Change 35% 26% 30% 30% 36% 27% 30%
Somewhat Increased 35% 44% 45% 34% 35% 55% 42%
Greatly Increased 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Not Applicable 1% 1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Don't Know 0% 3% 5% 2% 4% 2% 3%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.