# The population of a city was estimated to be 125 000 in 1930 and 500 000 in 1998, if the population continues to grow at the same rate when will the population reach 1 million?

##### 1 Answer

Feb 15, 2016

2032

#### Explanation:

The city has quadruplied its population in 68 years. This means it doubles the population each 34 years.

So 1998+34=2032