Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

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

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Q4g. Has there been a decrease, an increase, or no change from the previous fiscal year in the number of tax delinquencies in 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 tax delinquencies in your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 1% 1% 1% 1% 1%
Somewhat Decreased 33% 14% 18% 16% 16%
No Change 45% 57% 60% 54% 56%
Somewhat Increased 19% 17% 15% 22% 18%
Greatly Increased 0% 1% 0% 1% 1%
Not Applicable 0% 1% 0% 0% 1%
Don't Know 1% 9% 5% 7% 8%
*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 tax delinquencies in your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 1% 0% 0% 1% 3% 1%
Somewhat Decreased 11% 16% 21% 23% 33% 16%
No Change 57% 56% 57% 59% 54% 56%
Somewhat Increased 21% 17% 15% 12% 7% 18%
Greatly Increased 1% 0% 1% 1% 0% 1%
Not Applicable 1% 1% 2% 0% 0% 1%
Don't Know 8% 9% 5% 5% 3% 8%
*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 tax delinquencies in your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 0% 1% 0% 0% 0% 1% 1%
Somewhat Decreased 9% 11% 16% 15% 18% 25% 16%
No Change 63% 58% 56% 56% 49% 58% 56%
Somewhat Increased 19% 19% 15% 21% 22% 10% 18%
Greatly Increased 0% 0% 0% 1% 1% 1% 1%
Not Applicable 1% 3% 0% 1% 1% 0% 1%
Don't Know 8% 8% 11% 6% 9% 5% 8%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.