Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

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

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Q4g. Has there been a decrease, an increase, or no change from the previous fiscal year in the human service 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 human service needs for your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 0% 0% 1% 0% 0%
Somewhat Decreased 6% 2% 3% 4% 2%
No Change 32% 63% 55% 66% 61%
Somewhat Increased 42% 16% 31% 21% 20%
Greatly Increased 17% 2% 3% 2% 3%
Not Applicable 0% 12% 4% 4% 9%
Don't Know 3% 5% 3% 4% 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
Has there been a decrease, an increase, or no change from the previous fiscal year in the human service needs for your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 0% 0% 1% 1% 0% 0%
Somewhat Decreased 3% 2% 1% 2% 5% 2%
No Change 64% 63% 53% 55% 41% 61%
Somewhat Increased 14% 19% 29% 29% 42% 20%
Greatly Increased 1% 3% 5% 5% 8% 3%
Not Applicable 12% 10% 7% 1% 2% 9%
Don't Know 5% 4% 3% 6% 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
Has there been a decrease, an increase, or no change from the previous fiscal year in the human service needs for your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 1% 0%
Somewhat Decreased 3% 2% 2% 2% 3% 1% 2%
No Change 57% 56% 59% 67% 58% 64% 61%
Somewhat Increased 16% 22% 19% 17% 24% 23% 20%
Greatly Increased 6% 4% 2% 2% 2% 3% 3%
Not Applicable 13% 10% 11% 10% 8% 5% 9%
Don't Know 4% 6% 6% 2% 5% 3% 4%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.