The 2020 U.S. Census is upon us, and Michigan is gearing up to make sure every resident is counted.
But it's more than just population. The Census determines Congressional representation and federal funding for key programs like Medicare, Medicaid and nutritional programs for seniors.
101.9 WDET will be covering the count and the real effects it may have on Michiganders.
Want to learn more? Read NPR's Census coverage here.