Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

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

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Q4h. Has there been a decrease, an increase, or no change from the previous fiscal year in the general government operations 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 general government operations needs for your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 0% 0% 1% 0% 0%
Somewhat Decreased 5% 3% 5% 4% 3%
No Change 44% 60% 39% 58% 56%
Somewhat Increased 40% 31% 49% 32% 34%
Greatly Increased 11% 2% 5% 3% 3%
Not Applicable 0% 1% 0% 1% 1%
Don't Know 0% 3% 1% 1% 2%
*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 general government operations needs for your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 0% 0% 0% 1% 0% 0%
Somewhat Decreased 4% 3% 4% 3% 4% 3%
No Change 66% 54% 45% 39% 44% 56%
Somewhat Increased 24% 37% 44% 52% 43% 34%
Greatly Increased 1% 4% 5% 4% 9% 3%
Not Applicable 2% 1% 1% 0% 0% 1%
Don't Know 3% 2% 1% 1% 1% 2%
*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 general government operations needs for your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 1% 0%
Somewhat Decreased 2% 3% 3% 4% 5% 3% 3%
No Change 59% 57% 57% 64% 48% 50% 56%
Somewhat Increased 31% 33% 33% 27% 39% 41% 34%
Greatly Increased 4% 3% 2% 2% 5% 4% 3%
Not Applicable 2% 0% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1%
Don't Know 2% 3% 3% 1% 2% 1% 2%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.