Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

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

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Q42. How would you rate the way the US Congress in Washington is performing its job?

 
% 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 2% 1% 0% 0% 1%
Good 3% 6% 4% 7% 6%
Fair 30% 32% 26% 27% 30%
Poor 60% 58% 66% 63% 60%
Don't Know 5% 3% 3% 3% 3%
*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 US Congress in Washington is performing its job? Excellent 0% 1% 0% 0% 1% 1%
Good 5% 7% 9% 7% 4% 6%
Fair 30% 30% 28% 34% 24% 30%
Poor 60% 60% 58% 55% 71% 60%
Don't Know 4% 2% 6% 4% 1% 3%
*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 US Congress in Washington is performing its job? Excellent 0% 0% 0% 2% 0% 1% 1%
Good 3% 7% 8% 5% 5% 6% 6%
Fair 27% 33% 32% 28% 32% 28% 30%
Poor 68% 57% 55% 61% 61% 62% 60%
Don't Know 3% 2% 5% 4% 2% 3% 3%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.