DMACS is the reliable source for timely and relevant public opinion data in a changing Detroit.

We believe Detroiters’ voices should guide public policies and community investments. Using state-of-the-art scientific methods we provide the most representative insights available on issues that matter to Detroit’s future.

Did You Know?

As of Fall 2020, 36% of Detroiters have had a friend or family member die from COVID-19.

(DMACS Wave 11, October 14-28, 2020)

38% of Detroiters report that they are "very likely" to get the COVID-19 vaccine when it becomes available.

(DMACS Wave 12, January 6-March 5, 2021)

85% of Detroiters report that in the last week they wore a face covering or mask "all of the time" when in public.

(DMACS Wave 12, January 6-March 5, 2021)

As of early 2021, 53% of Detroiters say they have had a COVID-19 test.

(DMACS Wave 12, January 6-March 5, 2021)

68% of Detroiters say they are “very likely” to share names of people they have been in contact with if they test positive for COVID-19 and are asked to share this information with public officials.

(DMACS Wave 12, January 6-March 5, 2021)