Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

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

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Q4b. Has there been a decrease, an increase, or no change from the previous fiscal year in the amount of state aid to your jurisdiction?

 
% 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 amount of state aid to your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 5% 1% 5% 2% 2%
Somewhat Decreased 35% 11% 16% 11% 13%
No Change 42% 51% 37% 46% 48%
Somewhat Increased 17% 28% 39% 36% 30%
Greatly Increased 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Not Applicable 0% 2% 0% 1% 2%
Don't Know 2% 7% 3% 4% 6%
*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
Has there been a decrease, an increase, or no change from the previous fiscal year in the amount of state aid to your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 2% 2% 1% 6% 2% 2%
Somewhat Decreased 12% 10% 18% 13% 23% 13%
No Change 54% 47% 29% 42% 47% 48%
Somewhat Increased 23% 33% 45% 36% 27% 30%
Greatly Increased 0% 0% 1% 0% 0% 0%
Not Applicable 2% 2% 1% 0% 0% 2%
Don't Know 8% 6% 5% 3% 1% 6%
*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
Has there been a decrease, an increase, or no change from the previous fiscal year in the amount of state aid to your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 4% 1% 1% 1% 2% 3% 2%
Somewhat Decreased 15% 11% 14% 12% 16% 9% 13%
No Change 51% 54% 41% 51% 41% 48% 48%
Somewhat Increased 24% 21% 35% 29% 36% 32% 30%
Greatly Increased 0% 0% 0% 1% 0% 0% 0%
Not Applicable 1% 3% 1% 0% 1% 2% 2%
Don't Know 5% 10% 7% 4% 3% 5% 6%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.