Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

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

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Q34i. Now thinking about how the state government relates to your jurisdiction in particular, how would you, in your role as a local official, rate the way the Department of Transportation (MDOT) is performing their job overall?

Jurisdiction Type Crosstabulation
% within Jurisdiction Type
  Jurisdiction Type Total
County Township City Village
Now thinking about how the state government relates to your jurisdiction in particular, how would you, in your role as a local official, rate the way the Department of Transportation (MDOT) is performing their job overall? Excellent 5% 4% 11% 4% 5%
Good 27% 33% 41% 45% 35%
Fair 39% 31% 27% 33% 31%
Poor 16% 16% 17% 9% 15%
Not Applicable 0% 8% 1% 3% 6%
Don't Know 13% 10% 3% 6% 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
Now thinking about how the state government relates to your jurisdiction in particular, how would you, in your role as a local official, rate the way the Department of Transportation (MDOT) is performing their job overall? Excellent 5% 5% 5% 6% 6% 5%
Good 35% 35% 43% 37% 30% 35%
Fair 32% 29% 31% 32% 34% 31%
Poor 14% 15% 13% 18% 23% 15%
Not Applicable 8% 6% 2% 3% 0% 6%
Don't Know 7% 10% 6% 5% 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
Now thinking about how the state government relates to your jurisdiction in particular, how would you, in your role as a local official, rate the way the Department of Transportation (MDOT) is performing their job overall? Excellent 7% 5% 6% 5% 4% 3% 5%
Good 38% 40% 35% 29% 37% 36% 35%
Fair 32% 30% 29% 33% 28% 33% 31%
Poor 8% 14% 14% 16% 20% 16% 15%
Not Applicable 4% 4% 7% 8% 4% 5% 6%
Don't Know 11% 7% 8% 9% 7% 7% 8%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.