Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

The Michigan Public Policy Survey (MPPS)
Spring 2018 Data Tables

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Q15b. As far as you know, does your jurisdiction currently have a formal set of rules (e.g., a code of conduct, charter provision, ordinance, or policy) concerning Board/Council interactions with administration and/or employees in your jurisdiction?

 
% within Jurisdiction Type
  Jurisdiction Type Total
County Township City Village
As far as you know, does your jurisdiction currently have a formal set of rules (e.g., a code of conduct, charter provision, ordinance, or policy) concerning Board/Council interactions with administration and/or employees in your jurisdiction? Yes 42% 43% 75% 55% 49%
No 50% 29% 22% 27% 28%
Not Applicable 5% 19% 0% 7% 14%
Don't Know 3% 9% 3% 12% 8%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.

 
% within Population Size
  Population Size Total
<1500 1500-5000 5001-10000 10001-30000 >30000
As far as you know, does your jurisdiction currently have a formal set of rules (e.g., a code of conduct, charter provision, ordinance, or policy) concerning Board/Council interactions with administration and/or employees in your jurisdiction? Yes 39% 51% 61% 63% 66% 49%
No 29% 26% 31% 31% 30% 28%
Not Applicable 22% 13% 3% 2% 3% 14%
Don't Know 11% 9% 5% 4% 1% 8%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.

 
% 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
As far as you know, does your jurisdiction currently have a formal set of rules (e.g., a code of conduct, charter provision, ordinance, or policy) concerning Board/Council interactions with administration and/or employees in your jurisdiction? Yes 46% 40% 49% 41% 54% 65% 49%
No 34% 32% 28% 29% 25% 25% 28%
Not Applicable 14% 22% 10% 19% 13% 5% 14%
Don't Know 7% 6% 12% 11% 8% 6% 8%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.