Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

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

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Q22c. Now looking ahead to the November 2020 general election, do you expect no-excuse absentee voting will or will not be a problem with election administration in your jurisdiction?

Jurisdiction Type Crosstabulation
% within Jurisdiction Type
  Jurisdiction Type Total
County Township City Village
Now looking ahead to the November 2020 general election, do you expect no-excuse absentee voting will or will not be a problem with election administration in your jurisdiction? Not a problem at all ** 35% 35% ** 35%
Not much of a problem ** 35% 37% ** 35%
Somewhat of a problem ** 16% 17% ** 16%
A significant problem ** 8% 5% ** 7%
Don't know ** 6% 6% ** 6%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.


**Counties and villages were not asked about election administration

Population Size Crosstabulation
% within Population Size
  Population Size Total
<1500 1500-5000 5001-10000 10001-30000 >30000
Now looking ahead to the November 2020 general election, do you expect no-excuse absentee voting will or will not be a problem with election administration in your jurisdiction? Not a problem at all 36% 33% 43% 30% 36% 35%
Not much of a problem 34% 36% 32% 44% 30% 35%
Somewhat of a problem 15% 18% 12% 11% 32% 16%
A significant problem 8% 7% 8% 8% 0% 7%
Don't know 7% 5% 4% 8% 2% 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
Now looking ahead to the November 2020 general election, do you expect no-excuse absentee voting will or will not be a problem with election administration in your jurisdiction? Not a problem at all 39% 31% 34% 38% 31% 39% 35%
Not much of a problem 33% 34% 38% 38% 37% 32% 35%
Somewhat of a problem 13% 19% 19% 13% 14% 17% 16%
A significant problem 7% 7% 5% 6% 11% 9% 7%
Don't know 8% 9% 5% 4% 7% 3% 6%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.