Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

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

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Q4n. Has there been a decrease, an increase, or no change from the previous fiscal year in the pay rates for your jurisdiction's employee wages and salaries?

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 pay rates for your jurisdiction's employee wages and salaries? Greatly Decreased 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Somewhat Decreased 3% 1% 3% 2% 1%
No Change 16% 52% 31% 40% 46%
Somewhat Increased 80% 43% 66% 56% 50%
Greatly Increased 0% 1% 0% 1% 1%
Not Applicable 0% 4% 0% 1% 2%
Don't Know 0% 1% 0% 1% 1%
*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 pay rates for your jurisdiction's employee wages and salaries? Greatly Decreased 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Somewhat Decreased 2% 1% 0% 2% 4% 1%
No Change 56% 48% 30% 22% 20% 46%
Somewhat Increased 38% 47% 68% 75% 74% 50%
Greatly Increased 0% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1%
Not Applicable 4% 3% 0% 0% 0% 2%
Don't Know 0% 1% 1% 0% 1% 1%
*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 pay rates for your jurisdiction's employee wages and salaries? Greatly Decreased 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Somewhat Decreased 1% 2% 1% 0% 1% 1% 1%
No Change 41% 47% 47% 53% 43% 39% 46%
Somewhat Increased 57% 47% 47% 42% 51% 57% 50%
Greatly Increased 0% 0% 0% 1% 1% 1% 1%
Not Applicable 1% 3% 4% 3% 2% 0% 2%
Don't Know 0% 0% 1% 0% 1% 0% 1%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.