Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

The Michigan Public Policy Survey (MPPS)
Spring 2010 Data Tables

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Q5j: Thinking about next fiscal year, which actions will your jurisdiction likely take regarding the amount of debt?

Jurisdiction Type Crosstabulation
% within Jurisdiction Type
  Jurisdiction Type Total
County Township City Village
Thinking about next fiscal year, which actions will your jurisdiction likely take regarding the amount of debt? Greatly Decreased 0% 1% 1% 1% 1%
Somewhat Decreased 10% 12% 13% 15% 12%
No Change 65% 73% 49% 52% 65%
Somewhat Increased 19% 9% 30% 21% 15%
Greatly Increased 0% 2% 5% 9% 3%
Don't Know 5% 4% 2% 2% 3%
Total 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%
Population Size Crosstabulation
% within Population Size
  Population Size Total
<1500% 1501-5000% 5001-10000% 10001-30000% >30000%
Thinking about next fiscal year, which actions will your jurisdiction likely take regarding the amount of debt? Greatly Decreased 1% 0% 0% 1% 0% 1%
Somewhat Decreased 11% 13% 12% 15% 10% 12%
No Change 68% 65% 65% 53% 70% 65%
Somewhat Increased 12% 15% 17% 25% 20% 15%
Greatly Increased 4% 4% 4% 1% 0% 3%
Don't Know% 4% 3% 2% 6% 0% 3%
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
Thinking about next fiscal year, which actions will your jurisdiction likely take regarding the amount of debt? Greatly Decreased 0% 1% 0% 1% 0% 2% 1%
Somewhat Decreased 10% 15% 9% 11% 13% 15% 12%
No Change 58% 66% 71% 70% 61% 61% 65%
Somewhat Increased 20% 11% 14% 12% 18% 19% 15%
Greatly Increased 8% 2% 4% 2% 4% 2% 3%
Don't Know 3% 6% 2% 5% 4% 1% 3%
Total 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%

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