Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

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

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Q2. Thinking about business conditions in your community, do you think that during the next twelve months your community will have good times financially, or bad times financially?

 
% within Jurisdiction Type
  Jurisdiction Type Total
County Township City Village
Thinking about business conditions in your community, do you think that during the next twelve months your community will have good times financially, or bad times financially? Good Times 61% 55% 60% 48% 55%
Bad Times 10% 5% 8% 9% 6%
Neither 23% 28% 25% 32% 28%
Don't Know 6% 12% 8% 11% 11%
*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
Thinking about business conditions in your community, do you think that during the next twelve months your community will have good times financially, or bad times financially? Good Times 43% 57% 68% 70% 73% 55%
Bad Times 9% 5% 4% 5% 3% 6%
Neither 33% 27% 23% 19% 19% 28%
Don't Know 15% 11% 5% 6% 4% 11%
*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
Thinking about business conditions in your community, do you think that during the next twelve months your community will have good times financially, or bad times financially? Good Times 47% 53% 61% 43% 55% 65% 55%
Bad Times 12% 7% 5% 7% 7% 4% 6%
Neither 30% 26% 25% 35% 28% 24% 28%
Don't Know 11% 15% 9% 14% 10% 7% 11%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.