Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

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

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Q43. How would you rate the way Gretchen Whitmer is performing her job as Michigan’s governor?

Jurisdiction Type Crosstabulation
% within Jurisdiction Type
  Jurisdiction Type Total
County Township City Village
How would you rate the way Gretchen Whitmer is performing her job as Michigan’s governor? Excellent 10% 10% 18% 14% 12%
Good 23% 24% 36% 31% 27%
Fair 34% 28% 25% 24% 27%
Poor 25% 36% 17% 29% 31%
Don't Know 8% 3% 3% 2% 3%
*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
How would you rate the way Gretchen Whitmer is performing her job as Michigan’s governor? Excellent 12% 12% 11% 11% 12% 12%
Good 24% 27% 25% 34% 34% 27%
Fair 24% 29% 28% 31% 30% 27%
Poor 36% 30% 32% 19% 21% 31%
Don't Know 3% 2% 5% 4% 3% 3%
*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
How would you rate the way Gretchen Whitmer is performing her job as Michigan’s governor? Excellent 13% 11% 13% 11% 12% 12% 12%
Good 26% 26% 26% 24% 25% 33% 27%
Fair 28% 29% 21% 28% 29% 29% 27%
Poor 27% 31% 37% 36% 32% 23% 31%
Don't Know 6% 3% 3% 1% 3% 3% 3%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.