Only 53.6% of eligible voters in the United States voted in 2012's presidential election, according to the Pew Research Center.
And only about 65% of the country's voting-age population is registered.
Lin-Manuel Miranda, writer and star of Hamilton, has something to say about this:
Here are his big points:
Democracy only works when people vote.
It's the only way for minorities to get the representation they deserve.
All votes can make a difference.
Watch the full video below: