Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

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

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Q4g. Has there been a decrease, an increase, or no change from the previous fiscal year in the number of tax delinquencies in 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 the number of tax delinquencies in your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 0% 1% 2% 0% 1%
Somewhat Decreased 19% 11% 14% 9% 12%
No Change 47% 48% 52% 49% 49%
Somewhat Increased 30% 27% 26% 37% 28%
Greatly Increased 3% 1% 3% 3% 2%
Not Applicable 0% 1% 0% 0% 1%
Don't Know 1% 11% 2% 2% 8%
*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 the number of tax delinquencies in your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 0% 1% 1% 0% 4% 1%
Somewhat Decreased 11% 10% 11% 15% 22% 12%
No Change 47% 49% 56% 53% 47% 49%
Somewhat Increased 29% 29% 24% 25% 27% 28%
Greatly Increased 2% 2% 3% 3% 0% 2%
Not Applicable 1% 1% 0% 0% 0% 1%
Don't Know 9% 9% 6% 4% 1% 8%
*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 the number of tax delinquencies in your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 1% 0% 0% 0% 2% 1% 1%
Somewhat Decreased 6% 14% 11% 7% 13% 18% 12%
No Change 47% 47% 54% 56% 36% 49% 49%
Somewhat Increased 36% 30% 22% 26% 35% 25% 28%
Greatly Increased 2% 2% 1% 3% 3% 2% 2%
Not Applicable 0% 1% 1% 0% 0% 0% 1%
Don't Know 8% 7% 11% 8% 10% 5% 8%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.