Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

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

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Q4i. Has there been a decrease, an increase, or no change from the previous fiscal year in the public safety 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 public safety needs for your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 0% 0% 0% 1% 0%
Somewhat Decreased 2% 2% 2% 4% 2%
No Change 47% 62% 47% 63% 59%
Somewhat Increased 45% 26% 47% 26% 30%
Greatly Increased 5% 3% 4% 3% 3%
Not Applicable 0% 5% 0% 2% 3%
Don't Know 1% 3% 0% 2% 2%
*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 public safety needs for your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Somewhat Decreased 3% 2% 3% 2% 0% 2%
No Change 67% 59% 56% 40% 41% 59%
Somewhat Increased 20% 31% 33% 53% 52% 30%
Greatly Increased 2% 3% 4% 5% 5% 3%
Not Applicable 6% 2% 2% 0% 0% 3%
Don't Know 2% 3% 2% 0% 2% 2%
*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 public safety needs for your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Somewhat Decreased 3% 1% 3% 2% 2% 2% 2%
No Change 60% 62% 59% 68% 57% 50% 59%
Somewhat Increased 26% 29% 30% 23% 29% 41% 30%
Greatly Increased 3% 2% 2% 2% 6% 3% 3%
Not Applicable 4% 4% 3% 4% 4% 2% 3%
Don't Know 3% 2% 3% 1% 3% 2% 2%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.