Everyone Counts. Everyone Wins! And We're Counting on You!
There is strength in numbers. The more people counted means more power and money for Michigan residents. Michigan stands to lose millions of dollars in federal support for programs that use census data.
Historically, the census has missed disproportionate numbers of racial minorities, immigrants, young children and those living in poverty – “hard-to-count populations” – leading to inequality in political power, government funding and private-sector investment for these communities.