Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

The Michigan Public Policy Survey (MPPS)
Fall 2009 Data Tables

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Q38: Overall, how much do you believe the Recovery Act has helped to improve economic conditions in your community to date?

Jurisdiction Type Crosstabulation
% within Jurisdiction Type
  Jurisdiction Type Total
County Township City Village
Overall, how much do you believe the Recovery Act has helped to improve economic conditions in your community to date? very much 0% 1% 1% 1% 1%
somewhat 40% 19% 26% 22% 21%
not at all 53% 67% 68% 70% 67%
don't know 6% 13% 5% 7% 11%
Total 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%
Population Size Crosstabulation
% within Population Size
  Population Size Total
<1500 1500-5000 5001-10000 10001-30000 >30000
Overall, how much do you believe the Recovery Act has helped to improve economic conditions in your community to date? very much 1% 1% 3% 2% 0% 1%
somewhat 19% 18% 23% 28% 44% 21%
not at all 68% 69% 64% 63% 52% 67%
don't know 11% 12% 10% 7% 4% 11%
Total 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%
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
Overall, how much do you believe the Recovery Act has helped to improve economic conditions in your community to date? very much 4% 0% 0% 1% 1% 0% 1%
somewhat 31% 17% 19% 19% 21% 25% 21%
not at all 56% 70% 65% 70% 67% 69% 67%
don't know 9% 12% 15% 10% 10% 6% 11%
Total 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%

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