Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

The Michigan Public Policy Survey (MPPS)
Spring 2019 Data Tables

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Q19. Whether or not your jurisdiction has taken any specific actions, in your opinion, how prepared today is your jurisdiction's government to deal with the next economic recession?

Jurisdiction Type Crosstabulation
% within Jurisdiction Type
  Jurisdiction Type Total
County Township City Village
Whether or not your jurisdiction has taken any specific actions, in your opinion, how prepared today is your jurisdiction's government to deal with the next economic recession? Very prepared 8% 16% 7% 8% 13%
Somewhat prepared 54% 58% 62% 50% 57%
Somewhat unprepared 24% 13% 21% 22% 16%
Very unprepared 8% 3% 6% 6% 4%
Don't know 8% 11% 3% 13% 10%
*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
Whether or not your jurisdiction has taken any specific actions, in your opinion, how prepared today is your jurisdiction's government to deal with the next economic recession? Very prepared 11% 14% 12% 16% 15% 13%
Somewhat prepared 55% 56% 63% 58% 64% 57%
Somewhat unprepared 16% 16% 17% 20% 11% 16%
Very unprepared 5% 4% 2% 3% 6% 4%
Don't know 13% 10% 6% 2% 5% 10%
*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
Whether or not your jurisdiction has taken any specific actions, in your opinion, how prepared today is your jurisdiction's government to deal with the next economic recession? Very prepared 9% 14% 13% 11% 13% 16% 13%
Somewhat prepared 56% 55% 61% 55% 58% 57% 57%
Somewhat unprepared 15% 17% 13% 20% 16% 16% 16%
Very unprepared 10% 3% 4% 3% 1% 7% 4%
Don't know 10% 12% 9% 11% 12% 5% 10%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.