Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

The Michigan Public Policy Survey (MPPS)
Spring 2017 Data Tables

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Q10e. To what extent, if any, would you say reliable internet connectivity for communication with the Secretary of State has or has not recently been a problem with election administration in your jurisdiction?

Jurisdiction Type Crosstabulation
% within Jurisdiction Type
  Jurisdiction Type Total
County Township City Village
To what extent, if any, would you say reliable internet connectivity for communication with the Secretary of State has or has not recently been a problem with election administration in your jurisdiction? Not a Problem at All ** 44% 53% ** 46%
Not Much of a Problem ** 31% 31% ** 31%
Somewhat of a Problem ** 10% 8% ** 10%
A Significant Problem ** 7% 0% ** 5%
Don't Know ** 8% 9% ** 8%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.


**Counties and villages were not asked about election administration

Population Size Crosstabulation
% within Population Size
  Population Size Total
<1500 1500-5000 5001-10000 10001-30000 >30000
To what extent, if any, would you say reliable internet connectivity for communication with the Secretary of State has or has not recently been a problem with election administration in your jurisdiction? Not a Problem at All 43% 46% 53% 44% 54% 46%
Not Much of a Problem 25% 34% 34% 34% 33% 31%
Somewhat of a Problem 14% 8% 8% 5% 5% 10%
A Significant Problem 10% 4% 0% 1% 0% 5%
Don't Know 8% 8% 6% 16% 8% 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
To what extent, if any, would you say reliable internet connectivity for communication with the Secretary of State has or has not recently been a problem with election administration in your jurisdiction? Not a Problem at All 45% 43% 49% 44% 52% 43% 46%
Not Much of a Problem 30% 28% 33% 31% 28% 35% 31%
Somewhat of a Problem 13% 14% 6% 9% 9% 7% 10%
A Significant Problem 7% 8% 6% 5% 5% 2% 5%
Don't Know 5% 6% 6% 11% 6% 14% 8%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.