Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

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

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Q4a. Has there been a decrease, an increase, or no change from the previous fiscal year in revenue from property taxes for your jurisdiction?

Jurisdiction Type Crosstabulation
% within Jurisdiction Type
  Jurisdiction Type Total
County Township City Village
Has there been a decrease, an increase, or no change from the previous fiscal year in revenue from property taxes for your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 8% 2% 13% 10% 5%
Somewhat Decreased 38% 40% 49% 53% 43%
No Change 21% 27% 10% 20% 23%
Somewhat Increased 33% 28% 27% 15% 26%
Greatly Increased 0% 1% 1% 0% 1%
Not Applicable 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Don't Know 0% 3% 0% 2% 2%
*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
Has there been a decrease, an increase, or no change from the previous fiscal year in revenue from property taxes for your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 6% 2% 4% 11% 12% 5%
Somewhat Decreased 44% 45% 43% 33% 38% 43%
No Change 26% 23% 20% 16% 14% 23%
Somewhat Increased 21% 26% 32% 39% 33% 26%
Greatly Increased 1% 1% 0% 0% 3% 1%
Not Applicable 0% 0% 1% 0% 0% 0%
Don't Know 3% 3% 0% 1% 0% 2%
*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
Has there been a decrease, an increase, or no change from the previous fiscal year in revenue from property taxes for your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 3% 3% 3% 4% 4% 12% 5%
Somewhat Decreased 18% 50% 47% 46% 47% 41% 43%
No Change 32% 22% 20% 28% 22% 17% 23%
Somewhat Increased 44% 24% 27% 19% 22% 27% 26%
Greatly Increased 0% 0% 0% 2% 1% 1% 1%
Not Applicable 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Don't Know 3% 1% 3% 1% 4% 1% 2%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.