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Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy. Michigan Public Policy Survey Public Use Datasets: Spring 2016: System of Funding Local Government Data. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 2020-08-28.

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Summary:  View help for Summary
The Michigan Public Policy Survey Public Use Datasets: System of Funding Local Government Data, Spring 2016 contains a subset of the data collected in the Spring 2016 dataset. Michigan’s system of funding local government and additional questions on public service provision were covered in questions 10-16 of the Spring 2016 MPPS Survey. In order to protect respondent confidentiality, this public use dataset includes only a subset
of those questions.

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Subject Terms:  View help for Subject Terms taxes; property taxes; services; income tax
Geographic Coverage:  View help for Geographic Coverage Michigan
Collection Date(s):  View help for Collection Date(s) 4/4/2016 – 6/6/2016 (Spring 2016)
Data Type(s):  View help for Data Type(s) survey data


Response Rate:  View help for Response Rate 74% by jurisdiction
Sampling:  View help for Sampling
census survey of all 1,856 Michigan counties, cities, villages, and townships. Top elected and appointed officials in each jurisdiction were surveyed. One response from each responding jurisdiction is included. If two responses are received from the same jurisdiction, the criteria for inclusion in the data set are based on [in order]: completeness of the survey, if the official is appointed (rather than elected), or if the respondent is the top elected official.
Collection Mode(s):  View help for Collection Mode(s) mail questionnaire; web-based survey

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