Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

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

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Q12f. Has there been a decrease, an increase, or no change from the previous fiscal year in the infrastructure 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 infrastructure needs for your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 0% 1% 2% 1% 2%
Somewhat Decreased 9% 8% 9% 9% 8%
No Change 33% 55% 24% 44% 47%
Somewhat Increased 38% 22% 41% 31% 27%
Greatly Increased 12% 4% 21% 9% 8%
Not Applicable 4% 4% 0% 3% 4%
Don't Know 5% 5% 2% 4% 4%
*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 infrastructure needs for your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 2% 1% 2% 2% 0% 2%
Somewhat Decreased 9% 8% 7% 8% 10% 8%
No Change 50% 49% 45% 39% 30% 47%
Somewhat Increased 22% 28% 28% 33% 39% 27%
Greatly Increased 6% 6% 14% 14% 15% 8%
Not Applicable 6% 3% 1% 0% 3% 4%
Don't Know 5% 4% 3% 3% 3% 4%
*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 infrastructure needs for your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 2% 2% 1% 1% 1% 2% 2%
Somewhat Decreased 10% 7% 7% 11% 9% 7% 8%
No Change 43% 49% 44% 54% 48% 44% 47%
Somewhat Increased 31% 25% 30% 21% 23% 32% 27%
Greatly Increased 5% 8% 8% 5% 8% 12% 8%
Not Applicable 4% 7% 2% 3% 5% 1% 4%
Don't Know 4% 3% 6% 5% 6% 1% 4%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.