Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

The Michigan Public Policy Survey (MPPS)
Spring 2019 Data Tables

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Q7g. Has there been a decrease, an increase, or no change from the previous fiscal year in the infrastructure needs for your jurisdiction?

Jurisdiction Type Crosstabulation
% 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 2% 1% 0% 3% 1%
Somewhat Decreased 1% 3% 3% 4% 3%
No Change 21% 33% 9% 21% 27%
Somewhat Increased 44% 37% 40% 48% 39%
Greatly Increased 32% 18% 47% 21% 24%
Not Applicable 0% 4% 0% 0% 3%
Don't Know 0% 4% 1% 2% 3%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.

Population Size Crosstabulation
% 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 2% 1% 1% 1% 0% 1%
Somewhat Decreased 4% 3% 2% 1% 2% 3%
No Change 34% 28% 16% 16% 12% 27%
Somewhat Increased 37% 39% 43% 40% 46% 39%
Greatly Increased 15% 24% 35% 40% 38% 24%
Not Applicable 3% 3% 2% 2% 0% 3%
Don't Know 5% 3% 0% 0% 1% 3%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.

Region of Michigan Crosstabulation
% 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% 0% 1% 2% 1% 1% 1%
Somewhat Decreased 1% 5% 2% 4% 5% 1% 3%
No Change 28% 28% 29% 39% 19% 19% 27%
Somewhat Increased 43% 41% 37% 36% 36% 45% 39%
Greatly Increased 19% 20% 25% 14% 31% 31% 24%
Not Applicable 1% 5% 3% 1% 3% 1% 3%
Don't Know 5% 1% 2% 4% 4% 1% 3%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.