Posted by **Anonymous** on Monday, November 12, 2012 at 8:11pm.

According to the US Census Bureau, the population of the United States has been growing at an average rate of approximately 2% per year. The census is taken every 10 years, and the population in 1980 was estimated at 226 million people.

*If the rate of population growth in the U.S. had continued at about 2%, in about what year would the population in the United States reach and surpass one billion?

My answer: 773 years ?????

## Answer This Question

## Related Questions

- Algebra 1- 8th Grade - According to the 1990 Census, the population of the ...
- Math - According to the U.S Bureau of Census in the year 1850 the population of ...
- Math - According to the U. S. Census Bureau, the total 2008 U.S. population was ...
- Calculus - According to the US Census, the world population P, in billions, is ...
- math - According to data from the U.S. Census Bureau, the population P of ...
- Algebra - The population of San Francisco was 776,733 in the 2000 United States ...
- 8th grade math - According to the U.S. Census Bureau, in 2009 men comprised an ...
- Algebra II - A population growing at a rate of 1.6% per year from an initial ...
- college math - Aging in the United States In 2050, about 1 over 5 of the ...
- Intermediate Algebra - Hello I need a little help with my homework. I started ...

More Related Questions