Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

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

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Q40. How would you rate the way the Michigan Legislature is performing its job?

 
% within Jurisdiction Type
  Jurisdiction Type Total
County Township City Village
How would you rate the way the Michigan Legislature is performing its job? Excellent 2% 2% 1% 3% 2%
Good 13% 30% 13% 22% 26%
Fair 41% 39% 38% 44% 40%
Poor 41% 24% 45% 26% 29%
Don't Know 3% 4% 3% 5% 4%
*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
How would you rate the way the Michigan Legislature is performing its job? Excellent 2% 3% 1% 1% 2% 2%
Good 27% 28% 27% 17% 14% 26%
Fair 42% 39% 39% 41% 30% 40%
Poor 24% 27% 29% 38% 51% 29%
Don't Know 6% 2% 4% 3% 2% 4%
*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
How would you rate the way the Michigan Legislature is performing its job? Excellent 0% 1% 2% 4% 3% 2% 2%
Good 19% 29% 35% 20% 24% 24% 26%
Fair 47% 42% 39% 38% 41% 34% 40%
Poor 28% 25% 20% 32% 29% 37% 29%
Don't Know 5% 3% 3% 5% 3% 3% 4%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.