Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

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

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Q9c: In your opinion, how do students in your community compare with others in the state in terms of college enrollment?

Jurisdiction Type Crosstabulation
% within Jurisdiction Type
  Jurisdiction Type Total
County Township City Village
In your opinion, how do students in your community compare with others in the state in terms of college enrollment? among the best 4% 8% 20% 12% 11%
above average 39% 26% 25% 24% 26%
average 37% 42% 36% 39% 41%
below average 16% 11% 9% 14% 11%
among the worst 0% 1% 2% 1% 1%
don't know 4% 11% 8% 10% 10%
Total 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%
Population Size Crosstabulation
% within Population Size
  Population Size Total
<1500 1500-5000 5001-10000 10001-30000 >30000
In your opinion, how do students in your community compare with others in the state in terms of college enrollment? among the best 8% 9% 12% 23% 20% 11%
above average 21% 27% 32% 32% 34% 26%
average 43% 43% 40% 28% 30% 41%
below average 14% 10% 8% 10% 12% 11%
among the worst 2% 0% 0% 1% 2% 1%
don't know 13% 11% 9% 5% 3% 10%
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
In your opinion, how do students in your community compare with others in the state in terms of college enrollment? among the best 10% 5% 11% 8% 11% 19% 11%
above average 28% 31% 21% 31% 21% 26% 26%
average 44% 38% 47% 43% 38% 34% 41%
below average 5% 12% 13% 8% 16% 11% 11%
among the worst 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1%
don't know 13% 12% 8% 9% 13% 9% 10%
Total 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%

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