Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

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

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Q9b. Thinking about any important aspects of service provision (such as the range of different types of services offered, the amount and quality of those services, etc.), overall, how satisfied would you say you personally in your role as a local official are with your jurisdiction's current services?

Jurisdiction Type Crosstabulation
% within Jurisdiction Type
  Jurisdiction Type Total
County Township City Village
Thinking about any important aspects of service provision (such as the range of different types of services offered, the amount and quality of those services, etc.), overall, how satisfied would you say you personally in your role as a local official are with your jurisdiction's current services? Very Satisfied 18% 28% 29% 25% 27%
Somewhat Satisfied 54% 49% 49% 50% 49%
Neither Satisfied Nor Dissatisfied 15% 13% 7% 9% 12%
Somewhat Dissatisfied 12% 7% 10% 10% 8%
Very Dissatisfied 2% 1% 2% 2% 1%
Don't Know 0% 3% 2% 2% 2%
*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
Thinking about any important aspects of service provision (such as the range of different types of services offered, the amount and quality of those services, etc.), overall, how satisfied would you say you personally in your role as a local official are with your jurisdiction's current services? Very Satisfied 24% 30% 28% 29% 24% 27%
Somewhat Satisfied 47% 49% 52% 50% 56% 49%
Neither Satisfied Nor Dissatisfied 14% 11% 8% 9% 9% 12%
Somewhat Dissatisfied 9% 6% 10% 8% 9% 8%
Very Dissatisfied 2% 1% 1% 2% 1% 1%
Don't Know 3% 2% 1% 1% 1% 2%
*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
Thinking about any important aspects of service provision (such as the range of different types of services offered, the amount and quality of those services, etc.), overall, how satisfied would you say you personally in your role as a local official are with your jurisdiction's current services? Very Satisfied 24% 26% 27% 26% 28% 32% 27%
Somewhat Satisfied 42% 47% 53% 47% 52% 52% 49%
Neither Satisfied Nor Dissatisfied 16% 14% 9% 17% 12% 5% 12%
Somewhat Dissatisfied 12% 10% 9% 7% 5% 7% 8%
Very Dissatisfied 4% 0% 1% 1% 1% 2% 1%
Don't Know 1% 3% 2% 3% 2% 2% 2%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.