Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

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

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Q36. How would you rate the way the US Congress in Washington is performing its job?

Jurisdiction Type Crosstabulation
% within Jurisdiction Type
  Jurisdiction Type Total
County Township City Village
How would you rate the way the US Congress in Washington is performing its job? Excellent 0% 1% 0% 0% 1%
Good 8% 12% 4% 10% 10%
Fair 31% 34% 25% 28% 31%
Poor 55% 50% 65% 56% 54%
Don't Know 6% 3% 5% 6% 4%
*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
How would you rate the way the US Congress in Washington is performing its job? Excellent 1% 0% 1% 1% 0% 1%
Good 12% 12% 9% 5% 5% 10%
Fair 30% 35% 27% 34% 25% 31%
Poor 53% 50% 61% 56% 66% 54%
Don't Know 4% 3% 2% 5% 4% 4%
*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
How would you rate the way the US Congress in Washington is performing its job? Excellent 1% 0% 0% 0% 1% 1% 1%
Good 10% 10% 11% 10% 14% 8% 10%
Fair 33% 38% 36% 25% 27% 30% 31%
Poor 51% 50% 50% 60% 53% 56% 54%
Don't Know 5% 1% 4% 5% 4% 4% 4%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.