Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

The Michigan Public Policy Survey (MPPS)
Spring 2018 Data Tables

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Q10. In the past five years or so, to what extent has there been turnover among members of your jurisdiction’s Board/Council?

 
% within Jurisdiction Type
  Jurisdiction Type Total
County Township City Village
In the past five years or so, to what extent has there been turnover among members of your jurisdiction’s Board/Council? Significant turnover 24% 14% 23% 19% 17%
Some turnover 43% 27% 39% 40% 31%
Very little turnover 29% 38% 35% 34% 37%
No turnover at all 4% 21% 2% 6% 15%
Don't Know 0% 0% 1% 1% 0%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.

 
% within Population Size
  Population Size Total
<1500 1500-5000 5001-10000 10001-30000 >30000
In the past five years or so, to what extent has there been turnover among members of your jurisdiction’s Board/Council? Significant turnover 16% 15% 18% 17% 28% 17%
Some turnover 30% 28% 35% 43% 38% 31%
Very little turnover 38% 37% 38% 32% 31% 37%
No turnover at all 16% 19% 9% 8% 2% 15%
Don't Know 1% 0% 0% 0% 1% 0%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.

 
% 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
In the past five years or so, to what extent has there been turnover among members of your jurisdiction’s Board/Council? Significant turnover 25% 12% 15% 16% 20% 16% 17%
Some turnover 23% 32% 33% 29% 30% 37% 31%
Very little turnover 35% 35% 40% 39% 34% 36% 37%
No turnover at all 16% 21% 12% 17% 15% 11% 15%
Don't Know 2% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.