Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

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

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Q4f. Has there been a decrease, an increase, or no change from the previous fiscal year in the amount of state aid to 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 amount of state aid to your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 3% 2% 9% 3% 3%
Somewhat Decreased 25% 15% 24% 16% 17%
No Change 49% 48% 36% 53% 47%
Somewhat Increased 20% 16% 25% 20% 18%
Greatly Increased 0% 0% 2% 1% 0%
Not Applicable 1% 12% 2% 4% 9%
Don't Know 1% 8% 2% 4% 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 amount of state aid to your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 3% 3% 4% 4% 6% 3%
Somewhat Decreased 16% 16% 20% 14% 28% 17%
No Change 51% 43% 44% 56% 41% 47%
Somewhat Increased 14% 20% 20% 22% 22% 18%
Greatly Increased 0% 0% 1% 1% 0% 0%
Not Applicable 11% 10% 7% 2% 1% 9%
Don't Know 6% 8% 3% 2% 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 amount of state aid to your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 6% 0% 3% 4% 3% 3% 3%
Somewhat Decreased 21% 18% 14% 17% 19% 15% 17%
No Change 42% 49% 49% 47% 42% 50% 47%
Somewhat Increased 15% 16% 18% 18% 19% 20% 18%
Greatly Increased 0% 1% 1% 1% 0% 0% 0%
Not Applicable 11% 10% 8% 7% 11% 7% 9%
Don't Know 5% 7% 7% 7% 6% 5% 6%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.