The population of a town was 59000. In one year it was increased by 4536 due to new births. However, 9218 persons died or left the town during the year. What was the population at the end of the year?
Population of the town = 59000
Increase in the population = 4536
Decrease in the population = 9218
New population = 59000 + 4536 − 9218 = 54318
RD Sharma (2013)