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Many Canadians across the country opened up their mailboxes yesterday to find a familiar government document. That’s right, the long-form census is back, and it’s as mandatory as ever.

And while you might think people would groan at the thought of being forced to fill out a government questionnaire, most actually seemed to be pretty excited. Like, really excited.

We basically had a nation-wide nerd out

This guy even made a whole night of his census

The lucky few who got the long-form version were envied by all

It wasn’t long before many completed their questionnaires:

In fact, Canadians got so excited, they actually crashed the census website:

And that’s when people lost it

Families started fighting

Anarchy almost ensued

StatsCan had to step in to calm the masses

But when the dust finally settled, we were left with a strange sense of pride:

After all…