Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

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

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Q42. Is your local government currently engaged in or planning any placemaking efforts for economic development purposes?

Jurisdiction Type Crosstabulation
% within Jurisdiction Type
  Jurisdiction Type Total
County Township City Village
Is your local government currently engaged in or planning any placemaking efforts for economic development purposes? Yes 51% 22% 77% 42% 34%
No 41% 71% 22% 54% 60%
Don't Know 8% 7% 1% 4% 6%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.

Population Size Crosstabulation
% within Population Size
  Population Size Total
<1500 1500-5000 5001-10000 10001-30000 >30000
Is your local government currently engaged in or planning any placemaking efforts for economic development purposes? Yes 21% 33% 43% 66% 68% 34%
No 73% 60% 53% 28% 28% 60%
Don't Know 6% 6% 3% 6% 4% 6%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.

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
Is your local government currently engaged in or planning any placemaking efforts for economic development purposes? Yes 37% 33% 29% 25% 29% 55% 34%
No 59% 61% 65% 68% 62% 43% 60%
Don't Know 4% 6% 5% 8% 9% 3% 6%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.