Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

The Michigan Public Policy Survey (MPPS)
Spring 2020 Data Tables

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Q12a. Has there been a decrease, an increase, or no change from the previous fiscal year in revenue from property taxes 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 revenue from property taxes for your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 2% 1% 2% 3% 2%
Somewhat Decreased 18% 13% 11% 18% 14%
No Change 21% 39% 26% 39% 36%
Somewhat Increased 52% 39% 56% 33% 41%
Greatly Increased 0% 1% 0% 0% 1%
Not Applicable 0% 0% 0% 1% 0%
Don't Know 7% 6% 3% 6% 6%
*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 revenue from property taxes for your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 2% 1% 3% 4% 1% 2%
Somewhat Decreased 14% 13% 13% 10% 16% 14%
No Change 43% 36% 32% 28% 11% 36%
Somewhat Increased 33% 43% 48% 53% 64% 41%
Greatly Increased 1% 1% 1% 0% 1% 1%
Not Applicable 1% 0% 1% 0% 0% 0%
Don't Know 7% 6% 2% 5% 7% 6%
*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 revenue from property taxes for your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 4% 1% 1% 0% 2% 3% 2%
Somewhat Decreased 16% 13% 10% 20% 14% 10% 14%
No Change 38% 40% 37% 41% 38% 26% 36%
Somewhat Increased 36% 40% 44% 33% 39% 54% 41%
Greatly Increased 1% 1% 0% 0% 0% 2% 1%
Not Applicable 1% 1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Don't Know 5% 5% 7% 6% 7% 4% 6%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.