Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

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

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Q7c. Thinking about data from other jurisdictions that you use to compare against and/or benchmark your operations, do you gather external data from the Michigan Association of Counties?

(Among jurisdictions that report external data use)

Jurisdiction Type Crosstabulation
% within Jurisdiction Type
Jurisdiction Type Total
County Township City Village
Percentage of jurisdictions who gather data to compare against and/or benchmark their operations from the Michigan Association of Counties (Among jurisdictions that report external data use):
86% 6% 7% 6% 12%
Population Size Crosstabulation
% within Population Size
Population Size Total
<1500 1500-5000 5001-10000 10001-30000 >30000
Percentage of jurisdictions who gather data to compare against and/or benchmark their operations from the Michigan Association of Counties (Among jurisdictions that report external data use):
7% 7% 11% 10% 43% 12%
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
Percentage of jurisdictions who gather data to compare against and/or benchmark their operations from the Michigan Association of Counties (Among jurisdictions that report external data use):
29% 12% 13% 15% 9% 8% 12%

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