Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

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

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Q7j. Has there been a decrease, an increase, or no change from the previous fiscal year in the number of employees 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 number of employees for your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 0% 0% 1% 1% 0%
Somewhat Decreased 4% 3% 12% 9% 5%
No Change 59% 79% 66% 75% 75%
Somewhat Increased 37% 11% 20% 13% 14%
Greatly Increased 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Not Applicable 0% 6% 0% 2% 4%
Don't Know 0% 1% 1% 1% 1%
*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 number of employees for your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 0% 0% 1% 2% 0% 0%
Somewhat Decreased 5% 4% 9% 8% 7% 5%
No Change 79% 80% 67% 63% 54% 75%
Somewhat Increased 6% 13% 22% 27% 36% 14%
Greatly Increased 0% 0% 0% 1% 1% 0%
Not Applicable 8% 3% 1% 0% 0% 4%
Don't Know 1% 0% 0% 0% 1% 1%
*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 number of employees for your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 0% 0% 1% 0% 0% 1% 0%
Somewhat Decreased 4% 3% 5% 4% 7% 8% 5%
No Change 77% 78% 76% 80% 74% 68% 75%
Somewhat Increased 14% 12% 14% 8% 13% 20% 14%
Greatly Increased 0% 0% 1% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Not Applicable 4% 7% 2% 7% 3% 2% 4%
Don't Know 1% 0% 0% 0% 2% 0% 1%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.