Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

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

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Q4f. Has there been a decrease, an increase, or no change from the previous fiscal year in the infrastructure needs for 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 infrastructure needs for your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 0% 1% 3% 2% 1%
Somewhat Decreased 8% 6% 5% 6% 6%
No Change 22% 44% 22% 28% 38%
Somewhat Increased 44% 31% 43% 39% 34%
Greatly Increased 22% 10% 25% 21% 14%
Not Applicable 1% 5% 1% 2% 4%
Don't Know 3% 3% 1% 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
Has there been a decrease, an increase, or no change from the previous fiscal year in the infrastructure needs for your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 1% 2% 1% 2% 1% 1%
Somewhat Decreased 7% 5% 5% 5% 7% 6%
No Change 43% 40% 25% 23% 22% 38%
Somewhat Increased 29% 33% 48% 46% 39% 34%
Greatly Increased 9% 15% 17% 23% 28% 14%
Not Applicable 6% 4% 2% 0% 1% 4%
Don't Know 4% 2% 1% 1% 2% 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
Has there been a decrease, an increase, or no change from the previous fiscal year in the infrastructure needs for your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 2% 1% 1% 1% 1% 3% 1%
Somewhat Decreased 4% 5% 6% 8% 6% 5% 6%
No Change 36% 46% 40% 46% 26% 30% 38%
Somewhat Increased 39% 30% 31% 30% 39% 38% 34%
Greatly Increased 11% 10% 9% 12% 22% 21% 14%
Not Applicable 7% 5% 6% 3% 2% 2% 4%
Don't Know 2% 3% 6% 0% 3% 1% 3%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.