Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

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

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Q4g. Has there been a decrease, an increase, or no change from the previous fiscal year in the number of tax delinquencies in 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 tax delinquencies in your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 4% 0% 2% 1% 1%
Somewhat Decreased 31% 13% 14% 12% 14%
No Change 34% 60% 66% 67% 61%
Somewhat Increased 26% 14% 13% 14% 15%
Greatly Increased 0% 0% 1% 1% 1%
Not Applicable 0% 1% 1% 0% 1%
Don't Know 5% 11% 3% 7% 9%
*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 tax delinquencies in your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 0% 0% 2% 0% 6% 1%
Somewhat Decreased 10% 14% 15% 21% 29% 14%
No Change 62% 62% 61% 61% 47% 61%
Somewhat Increased 16% 14% 14% 10% 14% 15%
Greatly Increased 1% 0% 1% 1% 0% 1%
Not Applicable 0% 1% 0% 1% 0% 1%
Don't Know 11% 9% 7% 6% 4% 9%
*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 tax delinquencies in your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 0% 2% 0% 0% 0% 2% 1%
Somewhat Decreased 6% 17% 13% 8% 15% 21% 14%
No Change 50% 59% 64% 65% 61% 61% 61%
Somewhat Increased 32% 15% 12% 16% 12% 7% 15%
Greatly Increased 0% 0% 1% 0% 2% 1% 1%
Not Applicable 0% 0% 0% 1% 1% 1% 1%
Don't Know 13% 6% 9% 10% 9% 7% 9%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.