Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC

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2022 Population
119,530
5.78% 1-year growth
US Senator
Thom Tillis
Republican Party
US Senator
Ted Budd
Republican Party
2022 Median Age
48.1
1.05% 1-year increase
2022 Poverty Rate
16.9%
1.97% 1-year increase
2022 Median Household Income
$50,884
7.1% 1-year growth
2022 Median Property Value
$218,900
16.9% 1-year growth
2022 Employed Population
47,612
5.54% 1-year growth

About

In 2022, Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC had a population of 120k people with a median age of 48.1 and a median household income of $50,884. Between 2021 and 2022 the population of Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC grew from 112,996 to 119,530, a 5.78% increase and its median household income grew from $47,511 to $50,884, a 7.1% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (85.8%), American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (3.18%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.44%), White (Hispanic) (2.08%), and Other (Hispanic) (2.04%).

6.17% of the households in Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

97.6% of the residents in Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC are Western Carolina University (3,493 degrees awarded in 2022), Southwestern Community College (199731) (778 degrees), and Tri-County Community College (257 degrees).

In 2022, the median property value in Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC was $218,900, and the homeownership rate was 72.2%.

Most people in Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 22.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC was 2 cars per household.

Population & Diversity

Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC is home to a population of 120k people, from which 97.6% are citizens. As of 2022, 3.96% of Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC residents were born outside of the country (4.73k people).

In 2022, there were 27 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (103k people) in Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC than any other race or ethnicity. There were 3.8k American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) and 2.92k Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

The most common non-English languages spoken as the primary langauge in households in Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC are Spanish (5,067 households), Other Native Languages of North America (718 households), and Nepali, Marathi, or Other Indic Languages (170 households).

Residents by Gender and Age

RACE/ETHNICITY
60,710
Women
50.9%
58,577
Men
49.1%

The resident population of United States in 2022 was 119,287 inhabitants, with 49.1% men, and 50.9% women.

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Citizenship

97.6%
2022 Citizenship
97.8%
2021 Citizenship

As of 2022, 97.6% of Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.5%. In 2021, the percentage of US citizens in Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC was 97.8%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    103k ± 220
  2. American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic)
    3.8k ± 244
  3. Two+ (Non-Hispanic)
    2.92k ± 424
6.01%
Hispanic Population
7.19k people

In 2022, there were 27 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (103k people) in Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC than any other race or ethnicity. There were 3.8k American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) and 2.92k Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

6.01% of the people in Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC are hispanic (7.19k people).

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Global Diversity

Most Common Origin
  1. Mexico
    2,216 ± 1,145 people
  2. Germany
    258 ± 394 people
  3. Romania
    211 ± 356 people

In 2022, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC was Mexico, the natal country of 2,216 Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC residents, followed by Germany with 258 and Romania with 211.

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Foreign-Born Population

3.96%
2022 Foreign-Born Population
4.73k people
3.72%
2021 Foreign-Born Population
4.2k people

As of 2022, 3.96% of Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC residents (4.73k people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.6%. In 2021, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC was 3.72%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Non-English Households

Most Common Non-English Languages
  1. Spanish
    5,067 households (4.41%)
  2. Other Native Languages of North America
    718 households (0.626%)
  3. Nepali, Marathi, or Other Indic Languages
    170 households (0.148%)

6.17% of the households in Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language, which is lower than the national average of 21.7%. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

In 2022, the most common non-English language spoken in households in Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC was Spanish. 4.41% of the households in Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC reported speaking Spanish at home as the primary shared language between all members living in the household.

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Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    4,554 ± 411
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    1,174 ± 292
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    922 ± 230

Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 3.88 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

The economy of Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC employs 47.6k people. The largest industries in Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC are Construction (4,172 people), Restaurants & Food Services (3,755 people), and Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (2,734 people), and the highest paying industries are Agencies, brokerages, and other insurance related activities ($93,023), Couriers & messengers ($90,383), and Executive offices & legislative bodies ($88,140).

Males in Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC have an average income that is 1.05 times higher than the average income of females, which is $51,751. The income inequality in Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC (measured using the Gini index) is 0.446, which is lower than than the national average.

Workforce Diversity

Measure
RACE/ETHNICITY
21,290
Women
48.9%
22,233
Men
51.1%

The workforce of Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC in 2020 was 43,523 people, with 48.9% woman, and 51.1% men.

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Occupations

47.6k
2022 Value
5.54%
1 Year growth
± 5.54%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC grew at a rate of 5.54%, from 45.1k employees to 47.6k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC, are Cashiers (1,606 people), Retail salespersons (1,461 people), and Landscaping and groundskeeping workers (1,209 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industries

47.6k
2022 Value
5.54%
1 Year growth
± 5.54%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC grew at a rate of 5.54%, from 45.1k employees to 47.6k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC, are Construction (4,172 people), Restaurants & Food Services (3,755 people), and Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (2,734 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC, though some of these residents may live in Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Median Earnings by Industry

$38,568
Median earning men ± $1,656
$30,884
Median earning women ± $1,940

The industries with the best median earnings for men in 2022 are Information ($62,838), Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($56,131), and Wholesale Trade ($52,746).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in 2022 are Public Administration ($51,500), Wholesale Trade ($51,364), and Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($37,648).

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Employment by Industry Sector

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Y-Axis
2.94%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between February 2022 and February 2023

As of February 2023, there are 4.87M people employed in Georgia. This represents a 2.94% increase in employment when compared to February 2022.

Right after the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, during April 2020, a general dip can be seen across industry sectors, resulting in an overall decline in employment by 11.9%.

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Civics

In the 2020 presidential election, the popular vote in North Carolina went to Donald J. Trump with 49.9% of the vote. The runner-up was Joseph R Biden Jr. (48.6%), followed by Jo Jorgensen (0.881%).

Thom Tillis and Ted Budd are the senators currently representing the state of North Carolina. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

North Carolina is currently represented by 14 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

US Senators from North Carolina

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Thom Tillis
Senator from North Carolina2
Assumed office on January 3, 2015
Ted Budd
Senator from North Carolina3
Assumed office on January 3, 2023

Thom Tillis and Ted Budd are the senators currently representing North Carolina.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

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US Representatives from North Carolina

North Carolina is currently represented by 14 members in the U.S. house.

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Education

In 2022, universities in Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC awarded 4,528 degrees. The student population of Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC in 2022 is skewed towards women, with 5,991 male students and 8,788 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC are White (3,531 and 79.7%), followed by Hispanic or Latino (320 and 7.22%), Black or African American (200 and 4.51%), and American Indian or Alaska Native (139 and 3.14%).

The largest universities in Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC by number of degrees awarded are Western Carolina University (3,493 and 77.1%), Southwestern Community College (199731) (778 and 17.2%), and Tri-County Community College (257 and 5.68%).

The most popular majors in Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC are General Business Administration & Management (412 and 9.1%), Registered Nursing (327 and 7.22%), and Liberal Arts & Sciences (294 and 6.49%).

The median tuition cost in Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC for a public four year colleges is $1,000 for in-state students and $5,000 for out-of-state students.

Applicants, Admissions & Enrolled

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In 2022 in Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC, the percentage of applicants admitted was 84.8%, while the percentage of admitted who enrolled was 12.7%. The number of students enrolled in 2022 was 14,779 (40.5% men and 59.5% women).

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Enrollments by Gender and Races

Universities

In 2022 there were 14,779 students enrolled in Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC, 40.5% men and 59.5% women.

By race, the largest number of students enrolled was concentrated in White with 11,310 records, of which 59.3% were women and 40.7% men.

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Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 149 degrees awarded
  2. 273 degrees awarded
  3. 250 degrees awarded

In 2022, the most common concentation for Bachelors Degree recipients in Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC was Criminal Justice - Safety Studies with 149 degrees awarded.

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Universities

Gender
Race
Largest Universities by degrees awarded
  1. 3,493 degrees awarded
  2. 778 degrees awarded
  3. 257 degrees awarded

In 2022, the institution with the largest number of graduating students was Western Carolina University with 3,493 degrees awarded.

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Student Diversity

University

In 2022, 1,744 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC, which is 0.626 times less than the 2,784 female students who received degrees in the same year.

In 2022 the most common race/ethnicity group awarded degrees at institutions was White students. These 3,531 degrees mean that there were 11 times more degrees awarded to White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Hispanic or Latino, with 320 degrees awarded.

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Awarded Degrees over Time

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Average Net Price by Sector

Universities

Public, 2-year ($2,140) is the sector with the highest median state tuition in 2022.

Public, 4-year or above ($3,453) is the sector with the highest median state fee in 2022.

Public, 2-year ($1,340) is the sector with the highest average net price of books and supplies.

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Educational Pyramid

Measure

In 2022, 0.714% of men over 25 years of age had not completed any academic degree (no schooling), while 0.568% of women were in the same situation.

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Educational Attainment

Race

The most common educational levels obtained by the working population of Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC in 2022 were High School or Equivalent (29.8k), Some college (25.5k), and Bachelors Degree (14.8k).

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC was $218,900 in 2022, which is 0.777 times smaller than the national average of $281,900. Between 2021 and 2022 the median property value increased from $187,300 to $218,900, a 16.9% increase. The homeownership rate in Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC is 72.2%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.8%.

People in Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC have an average commute time of 22.4 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Median household income in Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC is $50,884. In 2022, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income in Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC was Wake County (Southwest)--Apex & Holly Springs Towns PUMA, NC with a value of $136,654, followed by Wake County (Northwest)--Raleigh City (Northwest) & Morrisville Town PUMA, NC and Union County (West)--Indian Trail & Stallings Towns PUMA, NC, with respective values of $132,713 and $120,161.

Property

$218,900
Median Property Value 2022
±$5,677
$38,110
Median Property Taxes
±$1,497

The following chart display owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC the largest share of households pay taxes in the < $800 range.

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Rent vs Own

72.2%
Homeownership
2022
69.6%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2022

In 2022, 72.2% of the housing units in Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 72.4%.

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Income by Location

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In 2022, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC was Wake County (Southwest)--Apex & Holly Springs Towns PUMA, NC with a value of $136,654, followed by Wake County (Northwest)--Raleigh City (Northwest) & Morrisville Town PUMA, NC and Union County (West)--Indian Trail & Stallings Towns PUMA, NC, with respective values of $132,713 and $120,161.

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Household Income

Please note that the buckets used in this visualization were not evenly distributed by ACS when publishing the data.
$50,884
Median Household Income
± $2,296
52.8k
Number of Households
± 1,786

In 2022, the median household income of the 52.8k households in Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC grew to $50,884 from the previous year's value of $47,511.

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Wage Distribution

0.446
2022 Wage GINI in Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC
0.449
2021 Wage GINI in Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC

In 2022, the income inequality in Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC was 0.446 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.563% decline from 2021 to 2022, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC in comparison to the national average.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2022
  1. Drove Alone (81.1%)
  2. Carpooled (8.15%)
  3. Worked At Home (6.25%)

In 2022, 81.1% of workers in Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (8.15%) and those who worked at home (6.25%).

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Commute Time

22.4 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC have a shorter commute time (22.4 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.7 minutes). Additionally, 2.59% of the workforce in Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC have 2 cars.

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Poverty & Diversity

16.9% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC (19.4k out of 115k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 12.5%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 18 - 24, followed by Females 55 - 64 and then Females 35 - 44.

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC is White, followed by Hispanic and Two Or More.

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Health

84.5% of the population of Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC has health coverage, with 31.7% on employee plans, 14.7% on Medicaid, 20.5% on Medicare, 14.9% on non-group plans, and 2.65% on military or VA plans.

Primary care physicians in North Carolina see 1399 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.427% decrease from the previous year (1405 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1710 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 363 patients per year.

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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1,399 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in North Carolina

Primary care physicians in North Carolina see an average of 1,399 patients per year. This represents a 0.427% decrease from the previous year (1,405 patients).

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Health Care Diversity

In 2022, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 18.6% under 18 years, 18.6% between 18 and 34 years, 36.4% between 35 and 64 years, and 26.4% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 47.6% were men and 52.4% were women.

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Uninsured People

15.5%
Uninsured
31.7%
Employer Coverage
14.7%
Medicaid
20.5%
Medicare
14.9%
Non-Group
2.65%
Military or VA

Between 2021 and 2022, the percent of uninsured citizens in Jackson (South), Macon, Cherokee & Clay Counties PUMA, NC grew by 9.12% from 14.2% to 15.5%.

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