1. Detroit loses a staggering 25% of its population in a decade

http://www.cnn.com/2011/US/03/22/michigan.detroit.population/

2. Detroit, Michigan (MI) Poverty Rate Data – Information about poor and low income residents

Read more: http://www.city-data.com/poverty/poverty-Detroit-Michigan.html#ixzz3GEpGH9x2

3. No Money, No Water: Detroit’s Shutting Off H2O to 150,000 Residents

http://news.yahoo.com/no-money-no-water-detroit-shutting-off-h2o-204442922.html

July 8, 2014
People’s Platform on Water Shut Offs and Public Health

http://www.unitingdetroiters.org/peoples-platform-on-water-shut-offs-and-public-health/

Access to water surfaces as human rights issue as poor in Detroit lose services: Sanitation at risk

http://thenationshealth.aphapublications.org/content/44/8/1.3.full

4. Detroit Census Confirms a Desertion Like No Other

http://www.nytimes.com/2011/03/23/us/23detroit.html