# The population of Detroit, Michigan was 951,300 in 2000. Detroit has been experiencing a population decline of 1.4% per year since 2000. What is the projected population for 2005 in Detroit?

##### 1 Answer

Mar 3, 2016

#### Explanation:

The formula that describes this population's variation is given by:

Where

In the problem

So

#P=951.300*(1-0.014)^5=951,300*0,986^5=886,548#