Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

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

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Q4m. Has there been a decrease, an increase, or no change from the previous fiscal year in the number of employees that work 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 the number of employees that work for your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 6% 0% 8% 1% 2%
Somewhat Decreased 25% 6% 39% 16% 14%
No Change 67% 82% 49% 74% 75%
Somewhat Increased 2% 4% 4% 6% 4%
Greatly Increased 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Not Applicable 0% 7% 0% 3% 5%
Don't Know 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
*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 employees that work for your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 1% 1% 2% 5% 11% 2%
Somewhat Decreased 8% 10% 25% 28% 37% 14%
No Change 80% 81% 71% 58% 42% 75%
Somewhat Increased 4% 3% 1% 10% 10% 4%
Greatly Increased 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Not Applicable 8% 4% 0% 0% 0% 5%
Don't Know 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
*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 employees that work for your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 6% 2%
Somewhat Decreased 11% 7% 12% 13% 14% 24% 14%
No Change 79% 83% 79% 76% 74% 62% 75%
Somewhat Increased 5% 3% 3% 1% 7% 7% 4%
Greatly Increased 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Not Applicable 4% 6% 5% 9% 5% 1% 5%
Don't Know 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.