Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

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

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Q39: How much do you believe Recovery Act funding will improve economic conditions in your community in the long term?

Jurisdiction Type Crosstabulation
% within Jurisdiction Type
  Jurisdiction Type Total
County Township City Village
How much do you believe Recovery Act funding will improve economic conditions in your community in the long term? very much 0% 1% 3% 8% 3%
somewhat 47% 26% 42% 24% 29%
not at all 43% 53% 48% 57% 52%
don't know 10% 19% 7% 11% 16%
Total 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%
Population Size Crosstabulation
% within Population Size
  Population Size Total
<1500 1500-5000 5001-10000 10001-30000 >30000
How much do you believe Recovery Act funding will improve economic conditions in your community in the long term? very much 3% 3% 3% 0% 2% 3%
somewhat 25% 27% 36% 36% 54% 29%
not at all 54% 54% 50% 50% 39% 53%
don't know 18% 17% 10% 14% 6% 16%
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
How much do you believe Recovery Act funding will improve economic conditions in your community in the long term? very much 5% 2% 1% 3% 4% 2% 3%
somewhat 37% 24% 31% 23% 27% 37% 29%
not at all 40% 53% 52% 61% 54% 49% 52%
don't know 17% 22% 16% 13% 15% 12% 16%
Total 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%

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