Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

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

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Q8c. Thinking about the resources necessary for your jurisdiction to address the COVID-19 crisis, in your experience so far, do you agree or disagree that your jurisdiction's local government is getting the financial resources it needs from the state government?

Jurisdiction Type Crosstabulation
% within Jurisdiction Type
  Jurisdiction Type Total
County Township City Village
Thinking about the resources necessary for your jurisdiction to address the COVID-19 crisis, in your experience so far, do you agree or disagree that your jurisdiction's local government is getting the financial resources it needs from the state government? Strongly Agree 2% 5% 5% 4% 5%
Somewhat Agree 16% 18% 14% 14% 17%
Neither Agree nor Disagree 18% 36% 27% 31% 33%
Somewhat Disagree 29% 12% 20% 20% 15%
Strongly Disagree 26% 9% 21% 19% 13%
Don't Know 10% 20% 13% 12% 17%
*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
Thinking about the resources necessary for your jurisdiction to address the COVID-19 crisis, in your experience so far, do you agree or disagree that your jurisdiction's local government is getting the financial resources it needs from the state government? Strongly Agree 4% 5% 6% 5% 5% 5%
Somewhat Agree 17% 18% 14% 13% 12% 17%
Neither Agree nor Disagree 34% 34% 34% 31% 19% 33%
Somewhat Disagree 14% 14% 16% 19% 32% 15%
Strongly Disagree 12% 10% 15% 22% 27% 13%
Don't Know 20% 20% 15% 9% 6% 17%
*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
Thinking about the resources necessary for your jurisdiction to address the COVID-19 crisis, in your experience so far, do you agree or disagree that your jurisdiction's local government is getting the financial resources it needs from the state government? Strongly Agree 5% 4% 6% 5% 2% 6% 5%
Somewhat Agree 15% 16% 17% 21% 14% 15% 17%
Neither Agree nor Disagree 35% 33% 30% 31% 37% 32% 33%
Somewhat Disagree 12% 13% 17% 14% 18% 16% 15%
Strongly Disagree 15% 13% 13% 12% 10% 15% 13%
Don't Know 18% 20% 16% 17% 19% 15% 17%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.