Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

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

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Q4c. Has there been a decrease, an increase, or no change from the previous fiscal year in the number of tax delinquencies in 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 number of tax delinquencies in your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 0% 1% 2% 0% 1%
Somewhat Decreased 31% 12% 17% 14% 14%
No Change 47% 61% 65% 61% 61%
Somewhat Increased 18% 15% 9% 16% 14%
Greatly Increased 0% 0% 1% 4% 1%
Not Applicable 0% 1% 1% 0% 1%
Don't Know 4% 10% 5% 4% 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
Has there been a decrease, an increase, or no change from the previous fiscal year in the number of tax delinquencies in your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 1% 1% 2% 1% 1% 1%
Somewhat Decreased 11% 11% 13% 25% 32% 14%
No Change 60% 64% 59% 57% 57% 61%
Somewhat Increased 16% 15% 16% 11% 7% 14%
Greatly Increased 2% 1% 0% 0% 0% 1%
Not Applicable 2% 0% 1% 1% 0% 1%
Don't Know 9% 9% 9% 6% 3% 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
Has there been a decrease, an increase, or no change from the previous fiscal year in the number of tax delinquencies in your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 1% 0% 1% 1% 0% 1% 1%
Somewhat Decreased 4% 12% 14% 11% 16% 21% 14%
No Change 65% 57% 59% 65% 57% 64% 61%
Somewhat Increased 20% 14% 15% 16% 18% 7% 14%
Greatly Increased 2% 1% 1% 1% 0% 0% 1%
Not Applicable 0% 3% 1% 0% 0% 1% 1%
Don't Know 8% 12% 9% 6% 8% 6% 8%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.