Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

The Michigan Public Policy Survey (MPPS)
Fall 2011 Data Tables

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Q26c. To what extent, if any, would the ability to analyze and make sense of performance data be a problem for your jurisdiction in the use of data or performance measures?

(Among jurisdictions that report no current data use)

Jurisdiction Type Crosstabulation
% within Jurisdiction Type
Jurisdiction Type Total
County Township City Village
To what extent, if any, would the ability to analyze and make sense of performance data be a problem for your jurisdiction in the use of data or performance measures? (Among jurisdictions that report no current data use) A Significant Problem 0% 14% 5% 15% 13%
Somewhat of a Problem 20% 31% 35% 35% 31%
Not Much of a Problem 80% 19% 22% 38% 22%
Not a Problem at All 0% 7% 15% 0% 7%
Not Applicable 0% 9% 0% 3% 8%
Don't Know 0% 20% 23% 9% 19%
Total 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%
Population Size Crosstabulation
% within Population Size
Population Size Total
<1500 1500-5000 5001-10000 10001-30000 >30000
To what extent, if any, would the ability to analyze and make sense of performance data be a problem for your jurisdiction in the use of data or performance measures? (Among jurisdictions that report no current data use) A Significant Problem 13% 13% 16% 0% 0% 13%
Somewhat of a Problem 36% 24% 37% 34% 0% 31%
Not Much of a Problem 18% 26% 31% 29% 100% 22%
Not a Problem at All 3% 12% 7% 22% 0% 7%
Not Applicable 10% 5% 4% 0% 0% 8%
Don't Know 20% 20% 5% 15% 0% 19%
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
To what extent, if any, would the ability to analyze and make sense of performance data be a problem for your jurisdiction in the use of data or performance measures? (Among jurisdictions that report no current data use) A Significant Problem 13% 13% 13% 11% 17% 12% 13%
Somewhat of a Problem 34% 32% 30% 27% 31% 40% 31%
Not Much of a Problem 22% 25% 20% 19% 26% 25% 22%
Not a Problem at All 6% 4% 9% 7% 8% 5% 7%
Not Applicable 7% 10% 13% 6% 6% 3% 8%
Don't Know 18% 16% 15% 30% 12% 15% 19%
Total 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%

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