Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

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

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Q4n. Has there been a decrease, an increase, or no change from the previous fiscal year in the pay rates for jurisdiction's employee wages and salaries?

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 pay rates for jurisdiction's employee wages and salaries? Greatly Decreased 1% 0% 3% 1% 1%
Somewhat Decreased 9% 2% 13% 6% 4%
No Change 49% 53% 50% 44% 51%
Somewhat Increased 41% 39% 35% 44% 39%
Greatly Increased 0% 0% 0% 2% 0%
Not Applicable 0% 5% 0% 3% 4%
Don't Know 0% 0% 0% 1% 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 pay rates for jurisdiction's employee wages and salaries? Greatly Decreased 0% 0% 1% 1% 5% 1%
Somewhat Decreased 3% 3% 8% 7% 15% 4%
No Change 53% 54% 47% 38% 46% 51%
Somewhat Increased 35% 39% 45% 55% 35% 39%
Greatly Increased 1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Not Applicable 7% 3% 0% 0% 0% 4%
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 pay rates for jurisdiction's employee wages and salaries? Greatly Decreased 0% 0% 0% 0% 2% 2% 1%
Somewhat Decreased 2% 4% 2% 3% 6% 10% 4%
No Change 50% 53% 49% 53% 50% 53% 51%
Somewhat Increased 44% 38% 45% 37% 36% 35% 39%
Greatly Increased 1% 0% 0% 0% 1% 0% 0%
Not Applicable 4% 5% 3% 7% 5% 1% 4%
Don't Know 0% 0% 1% 0% 0% 0% 0%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.