Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

The Michigan Local Energy Survey (MiLES)
Fall 2019 Data Tables

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Q2c. Thinking overall about topics related to energy, how relevant would you say planning for electric vehicle (EV) infrastructure (e.g.,charging stations) has been or currently is for your jurisdiction’s government?

Jurisdiction Type
County Township City Village Total
Not at all relevant 27% 46% 14% 43% 40%
Not very relevant 34% 33% 34% 33% 33%
Somewhat relevant 24% 12% 31% 14% 15%
Very relevant 11% 6% 21% 7% 8%
Don't know 5% 4% 0% 3% 3%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.

Population Size
<1500 1500-5000 5001-10000 10001-30000 >30000 Total
Not at all relevant 52% 39% 25% 24% 11% 40%
Not very relevant 31% 33% 42% 38% 26% 33%
Somewhat relevant 8% 16% 21% 23% 38% 15%
Very relevant 5% 8% 10% 13% 24% 8%
Don't know 3% 4% 2% 2% 1% 3%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.

Region of Michigan
Upper Peninsula Northern Lower Peninsula West Central Lower Peninsula East Central Lower Peninsula Southwest Lower Peninsula Southeast Lower Peninsula Total
Not at all relevant 47% 40% 42% 47% 39% 27% 40%
Not very relevant 33% 31% 31% 36% 32% 37% 33%
Somewhat relevant 8% 14% 18% 10% 16% 23% 15%
Very relevant 7% 10% 7% 6% 9% 12% 8%
Don't know 6% 4% 3% 2% 4% 1% 3%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.