Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

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

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Q27b. Overall, do you agree or disagree that performance measurement and management activities are worthwhile for local governments in general?

(Among jurisdictions that report no current data use)

Jurisdiction Type Crosstabulation
% within Jurisdiction Type
Jurisdiction Type Total
County Township City Village
Overall, do you agree or disagree that performance measurement and management activities are worthwhile for local governments in general? (Among jurisdictions that report no current data use) Strongly Agree 40% 8% 12% 18% 10%
Somewhat Agree 60% 32% 57% 46% 36%
Neither Agree nor Disagree 0% 33% 18% 30% 31%
Somewhat Disagree 0% 5% 0% 3% 4%
Strongly Disagree 0% 4% 0% 0% 3%
Don't Know 0% 18% 13% 3% 16%
Total 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%
Population Size Crosstabulation
% within Population Size
Population Size Total
<1500 1500-5000 5001-10000 10001-30000 >30000
Overall, do you agree or disagree that performance measurement and management activities are worthwhile for local governments in general? (Among jurisdictions that report no current data use) Strongly Agree 7% 12% 12% 33% 43% 10%
Somewhat Agree 35% 33% 59% 44% 57% 36%
Neither Agree nor Disagree 32% 32% 25% 15% 0% 31%
Somewhat Disagree 4% 5% 0% 0% 0% 4%
Strongly Disagree 4% 4% 0% 0% 0% 3%
Don't Know 18% 14% 4% 8% 0% 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
Overall, do you agree or disagree that performance measurement and management activities are worthwhile for local governments in general? (Among jurisdictions that report no current data use) Strongly Agree 11% 6% 16% 4% 8% 23% 10%
Somewhat Agree 40% 41% 43% 29% 33% 28% 36%
Neither Agree nor Disagree 33% 32% 18% 38% 34% 26% 31%
Somewhat Disagree 6% 0% 4% 8% 2% 3% 4%
Strongly Disagree 2% 1% 2% 4% 9% 7% 3%
Don't Know 8% 20% 17% 17% 14% 13% 16%
Total 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%

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