Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

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

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Q7i. Has there been a decrease, an increase, or no change from the previous fiscal year in the general government operations 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 general government operations needs for your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 0% 0% 0% 1% 0%
Somewhat Decreased 2% 2% 2% 3% 2%
No Change 34% 57% 29% 51% 50%
Somewhat Increased 55% 32% 58% 39% 38%
Greatly Increased 9% 3% 10% 3% 4%
Not Applicable 0% 3% 0% 1% 2%
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 general government operations needs for your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Somewhat Decreased 2% 2% 2% 0% 3% 2%
No Change 59% 50% 41% 38% 29% 50%
Somewhat Increased 27% 40% 49% 52% 60% 38%
Greatly Increased 3% 3% 8% 10% 6% 4%
Not Applicable 3% 2% 0% 0% 0% 2%
Don't Know 5% 2% 1% 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 general government operations needs for your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 1% 0% 0% 1% 0% 0% 0%
Somewhat Decreased 1% 0% 3% 3% 2% 1% 2%
No Change 47% 56% 56% 59% 44% 39% 50%
Somewhat Increased 40% 36% 33% 27% 45% 50% 38%
Greatly Increased 7% 3% 3% 4% 3% 7% 4%
Not Applicable 0% 4% 2% 2% 2% 0% 2%
Don't Know 4% 1% 3% 4% 4% 2% 3%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.