Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

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

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Q4m. Has there been a decrease, an increase, or no change from the previous fiscal year in the number of employees that work 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 that work for your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Somewhat Decreased 19% 2% 18% 8% 6%
No Change 59% 86% 62% 83% 81%
Somewhat Increased 22% 7% 19% 8% 10%
Greatly Increased 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Not Applicable 0% 5% 0% 1% 3%
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 that work for your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 0% 0% 1% 0% 0% 0%
Somewhat Decreased 4% 4% 9% 14% 16% 6%
No Change 86% 85% 81% 60% 49% 81%
Somewhat Increased 4% 8% 9% 25% 34% 10%
Greatly Increased 0% 0% 1% 1% 0% 0%
Not Applicable 6% 3% 0% 0% 0% 3%
Don't Know 0% 1% 0% 0% 1% 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 that work for your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Somewhat Decreased 8% 3% 7% 4% 5% 8% 6%
No Change 82% 83% 82% 84% 79% 74% 81%
Somewhat Increased 7% 8% 7% 7% 12% 16% 10%
Greatly Increased 0% 0% 0% 0% 1% 0% 0%
Not Applicable 3% 5% 4% 5% 2% 1% 3%
Don't Know 0% 0% 1% 0% 1% 0% 0%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.