Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

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

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Q8l. How would you rate the overall effectiveness of your jurisdiction's use of data for use in public relations/promoting your jurisdiction for tourism, economic development, etc.?

(Excluding jurisdictions that report no current data use)

Jurisdiction Type Crosstabulation
% within Jurisdiction Type
Jurisdiction Type Total
County Township City Village
How would you rate the overall effectiveness of your jurisdiction's use of data for use in public relations/promoting your jurisdiction for tourism, economic development, etc.? (Excluding jurisdictions that report no current data use) Very Effective 4% 8% 12% 7% 9%
Somewhat Effective 37% 30% 44% 41% 35%
Neither Effective Nor Ineffective 38% 26% 29% 34% 28%
Somewhat Ineffective 4% 3% 3% 5% 3%
Very Ineffective 2% 1% 4% 1% 2%
Not Applicable 13% 26% 6% 6% 18%
Don't Know 2% 6% 2% 6% 5%
Total 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%
Population Size Crosstabulation
% within Population Size
Population Size Total
<1500 1500-5000 5001-10000 10001-30000 >30000
How would you rate the overall effectiveness of your jurisdiction's use of data for use in public relations/promoting your jurisdiction for tourism, economic development, etc.? (Excluding jurisdictions that report no current data use) Very Effective 9% 6% 13% 8% 12% 9%
Somewhat Effective 31% 32% 43% 43% 41% 35%
Neither Effective Nor Ineffective 29% 28% 21% 35% 29% 28%
Somewhat Ineffective 3% 3% 4% 2% 7% 3%
Very Ineffective 1% 2% 1% 2% 2% 2%
Not Applicable 20% 24% 16% 6% 6% 18%
Don't Know 7% 5% 2% 4% 3% 5%
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 would you rate the overall effectiveness of your jurisdiction's use of data for use in public relations/promoting your jurisdiction for tourism, economic development, etc.? (Excluding jurisdictions that report no current data use) Very Effective 13% 9% 5% 7% 9% 10% 9%
Somewhat Effective 37% 40% 32% 29% 36% 36% 35%
Neither Effective Nor Ineffective 23% 25% 29% 37% 27% 28% 28%
Somewhat Ineffective 0% 2% 5% 2% 5% 4% 3%
Very Ineffective 0% 3% 1% 2% 2% 2% 2%
Not Applicable 22% 15% 21% 16% 19% 17% 18%
Don't Know 5% 6% 7% 7% 2% 3% 5%
Total 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%

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