Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

The Michigan Public Policy Survey (MPPS)
Spring 2013 Data Tables

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Q18b: From your jurisdiction's perspective, overall, what were the outcomes from negotiations on union employee benefits? (Among jurisdictions reporting negotiating on employee benefits)

Jurisdiction Type Crosstabulation
% within Jurisdiction Type
  Jurisdiction Type Total
County Township City Village
From your jurisdiction's perspective, overall, what were the outcomes from negotiations on union employee benefits? (Among jurisdictions reporting negotiating on employee benefits) Only union(s) made concessions 70% 53% 67% 44% 63%
Only jurisdiction made concessions 2% 5% 4% 25% 5%
Both sides made concessions 17% 10% 15% 16% 15%
Neither side made concessions 12% 30% 10% 9% 14%
Don't Know 0% 2% 4% 6% 3%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.

Population Size Crosstabulation
% within Population Size
  Population Category Total
<1500 1500-5000 5001-10000 10001-30000 >30000
From your jurisdiction's perspective, overall, what were the outcomes from negotiations on union employee benefits? (Among jurisdictions reporting negotiating on employee benefits) Only union(s) made concessions 34% 62% 65% 63% 71% 63%
Only jurisdiction made concessions 17% 7% 7% 3% 1% 5%
Both sides made concessions 8% 18% 8% 16% 17% 15%
Neither side made concessions 31% 9% 16% 18% 9% 14%
Don't Know 10% 4% 4% 0% 3% 3%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.

Region of Michigan Crosstabulation
% within Region of Michigan
  MI regions based on State of the State Survey Total
Upper Peninsula Northern Lower Peninsula West Central Lower Peninsula East Central Lower Peninsula Southwest Lower Peninsula Southeast Lower Peninsula
From your jurisdiction's perspective, overall, what were the outcomes from negotiations on union employee benefits? (Among jurisdictions reporting negotiating on employee benefits) Only union(s) made concessions 64% 49% 73% 45% 67% 68% 63%
Only jurisdiction made concessions 4% 12% 0% 6% 3% 6% 5%
Both sides made concessions 21% 14% 17% 21% 15% 10% 15%
Neither side made concessions 8% 20% 10% 25% 12% 13% 14%
Don't Know 4% 6% 0% 3% 3% 3% 3%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.

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