Spring Arbor, MI

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Population

2,745

7.01% decline

Median Age

22.7


Median Household Income

$57,083

6.81% growth

Poverty Rate

6.83%


Number of Employees

1,166

3% growth

Median Property Value

$156,000

12.7% growth

About

In 2017, Spring Arbor, MI had a population of 2.75k people with a median age of 22.7 and a median household income of $57,083. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Spring Arbor, MI declined from 2,952 to 2,745, a -7.01% decrease and its median household income grew from $53,442 to $57,083, a 6.81% increase.

The population of Spring Arbor, MI is 88.4% White Alone, 6.19% Hispanic or Latino, and 3.9% Black or African American Alone. 4.34% of the people in Spring Arbor, MI speak a non-English language, and 99.1% are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Spring Arbor, MI are Spring Arbor University (1,086 degrees awarded in 2016).

The median property value in Spring Arbor, MI is $156,000, and the homeownership rate is 70.7%. Most people in Spring Arbor, MI commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 11.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Spring Arbor, MI is 2 cars per household.

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Economy

The economy of Spring Arbor, MI employs 1.17k people. The largest industries in Spring Arbor, MI are Educational Services (521 people), Retail Trade (158 people), and Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services (80 people), and the highest paying industries are Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($58,542), Other Services Except Public Administration ($35,476), and Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($30,673).

Median household income in Spring Arbor, MI is $57,083. Males in Spring Arbor, MI have an average income that is 1.37 times higher than the average income of females, which is $46,762. The income inequality in Spring Arbor, MI (measured using the Gini index) is 0.476, which is lower than than the national average.

Wages

Median Household Income

$57,083

2017 value

± $16,148

6.81%

1 Year Growth

± 31.2%

Households in Spring Arbor, MI have a median annual income of $57,083, which is less than the median annual income of $60,336 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $53,442 in 2016, which represents a 6.81% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

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$63,869

Average Male Salary

± $1,109

$46,762

Average Female Salary

± $850

In 2017, full-time male employees in Spring Arbor, MI made 1.37 times more than female employees.

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Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

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Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity

  1. Asian

    $62,263 ± $4,415

  2. Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander

    $48,644 ± $58,127

  3. White

    $48,289 ± $702

In 2017 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Spring Arbor, MI workers was Asian. These workers were paid 1.28 times more than Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity.

This chart shows the race- and ethnicity-based wage disparities in the 5 most common occupations in Spring Arbor, MI by number of full-time employees.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Spring Arbor, MI is from Michigan.

0.476

2017 Wage GINI

0.477

2016 Wage GINI

In 2017, the income inequality in Michigan was 0.476 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.107% decline from 2016 to 2017, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even.

The 2017 the GINI for Michigan was lower than than the national average of 0.479. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Michigan in comparison to the national average.

This chart shows the number of workers in Michigan across various wage buckets compared to the national average.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)

  1. Census Tract 54

  2. N/A

  3. N/A

In 2017, the place with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Spring Arbor, MI was Census Tract 54 with a value of $52,986, followed by N/A and N/A, with respective values of N/A and N/A.

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 18 - 24

Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

6.83% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Spring Arbor, MI (110 out of 1.61k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 13.4%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 18 - 24, followed by Males 25 - 34 and then Females 65 - 74.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

Largest Race or Ethnicity Living in Poverty

  1. White

    95 ± 82

  2. Black

    15 ± 54

  3. Native American

    0 ± 51

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Spring Arbor, MI is White, followed by Black and Native American.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Occupations

Employment by Occupations

1.17k

2017 Value

± 216

3%

1 Year growth

± 26.4%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Spring Arbor, MI grew at a rate of 3%, from 1.13k employees to 1.17k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Spring Arbor, MI, are Education, Training, & Library Occupations (251 people), Office & Administrative Support Occupations (194 people), and Sales & Related Occupations (173 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Spring Arbor, MI.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Spring Arbor, MI, by number of employees, are Education, Training, & Library Occupations (251 people), Office & Administrative Support Occupations (194 people), and Sales & Related Occupations (173 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other places, Spring Arbor, MI has an unusually high number of residents working as Education, Training, & Library Occupations (3.56 times higher than expected), Personal Care & Service Occupations (1.65 times), and Material Moving Occupations (1.64 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Spring Arbor, MI, by median earnings, are Management Occupations ($87,992), Protective Service Occupations ($65,938), and Healthcare Practitioners & Technical Occupations ($60,486).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

1.17k

2017 Value

± 216

3%

1 Year growth

± 26.4%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Spring Arbor, MI grew at a rate of 3%, from 1.13k employees to 1.17k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Spring Arbor, MI, are Educational Services (521 people), Retail Trade (158 people), and Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services (80 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Spring Arbor, MI, though some of these residents may live in Spring Arbor, MI and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Most Common

The most common industries in Spring Arbor, MI, by number of employees, are Educational Services (521 people), Retail Trade (158 people), and Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services (80 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other places, Spring Arbor, MI has an unusually high number of Educational Services (4.82 times higher than expected), Wholesale Trade (1.63 times), and Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation (1.4 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Spring Arbor, MI, by median earnings, are Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($58,542), Other Services Except Public Administration ($35,476), and Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($30,673).

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Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from Michigan to other states, or from other states to Michigan.

Top Domestic Production in Dollars

  1. $135B

  2. $35.4B

  3. $31.3B

In 2015, the top outbound Michigan product (by dollars) was Motorized vehicles with $135B, followed by Mixed freight with $35.4B and Machinery and $31.3B.

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound Michigan products.

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$448B

2015 Value

$623B

Projected 2045 Value

39.1% growth

In 2015, total outbound Michigan trade was $448B. This is expected to increase 39.1% to $623B by 2045.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound Michigan trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

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Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from Michigan to other states, or from other states to Michigan.

Most Common Trade Partners

  1. $35.1B

  2. $25.1B

  3. $20.4B

In 2015, the top outbound Michigan domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Ohio with $35.1B, followed by Indiana with $25.1B and Illinois and $20.4B.

The following map shows the amount of trade that Michigan shares with each state (excluding itself).

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Health

93.4% of the population of Spring Arbor, MI has health coverage, with 53.1% on employee plans, 5.38% on Medicaid, 13% on Medicare, 21.2% on non-group plans, and 0.72% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in the place of Spring Arbor, MI was $8,055 in 2014. This is a 4% increase from the previous year ($7,745).

Primary care physicians in Spring Arbor, MI see 1254 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.804% increase from the previous year (1244 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1385 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 431 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Gladwin County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (14.5%). Additionally, Saginaw County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (39.8%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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1,254 to 1

Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio

Primary care physicians in Michigan see an average of 1,254 patients per year. This represents a 0.804% increase from the previous year (1,244 patients).

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Behavioral Health Conditions

Data only available at the state level.

State with the Highest Prevalence

  1. 8.26% of the population affected

  2. 8.13% of the population affected

  3. 7.98% of the population affected

In 2016, West Virginia had the highest prevalence of adults with major depressive episode, with 8.26% of the population affected. The second highest is Arkansas (8.13%), followed by New Hampshire (7.98%).

The following map shows the percent of individuals with major depressive episode by state over multiple years.

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Access and Quality

Data only available at state level.

Most prevalent states

  1. 19.2% of adults

  2. 17.9% of adults

  3. 17.6% of adults

In 2016, Mississippi had the highest prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost, at 19.2%. It is followed by Texas (17.9%) and Louisiana (17.6%).

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Health Care Spending

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$8,055

Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care 

$3,950

Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care

$5,915

Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care

$11,318

Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in Michigan (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 4%, from $7,745 to $8,055.

The following chart shows how this spending changed over time in comparison to Medicaid, Medicare, and private insurance spending, per enrollee.

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Health Care Coverage

6.63%

Uninsured

53.1%

Employer Coverage

5.38%

Medicaid

13%

Medicare

21.2%

Non-Group

0.72%

Military or VA

Between 2016 and 2017, the percent of uninsured citizens in Spring Arbor, MI declined by 3.85% from 6.9% to 6.63%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Spring Arbor, MI changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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Health Risks

Data available at the county level.

Most at risk counties

  1. 14.5% prevalence

  2. 14.1% prevalence

  3. 14.1% prevalence

Gladwin County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in Michigan, at 14.5%.

The following map shows the prevalence of diabetes in Michigan by county over multiple years.

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Diversity

Spring Arbor, MI is home to a population of 2.75k people, from which 99.1% are citizens. As of 2017, 1.09% of Spring Arbor, MI residents were born outside of the country.

The ethnic composition of the population of Spring Arbor, MI is composed of 2.43k White Alone residents (88.4%), 170 Hispanic or Latino residents (6.19%), 107 Black or African American Alone residents (3.9%), 32 Two or More Races residents (1.17%), 5 American Indian & Alaska Native Alone residents (0.182%), 4 Asian Alone residents (0.146%), 0 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander Alone residents (0%), and 0 Some Other Race Alone residents (0%).

The most common foreign languages spoken in Spring Arbor, MI are Spanish or Spanish Creole (105 speakers), French (Incl. Patois, Cajun) (9 speakers), and Other Slavic Languages (8 speakers).

Age

Age by Nativity

23

Median Native-Born Age

± 5.1

64

Median Foreign-Born Age

± 31.5

In 2017, the median age of all people in Spring Arbor, MI was 22.7. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 23, were generally younger than than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 64. But people in Spring Arbor, MI are getting getting older. In 2016, the average age of all Spring Arbor, MI residents was 23.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

1.09%

2017 Foreign-Born Population

0.847%

2016 Foreign-Born Population

As of 2017, 1.09% of Spring Arbor, MI residents were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.7%. In 2016, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Spring Arbor, MI was 0.847%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Global Diversity

Most Common Origin

  1. Mexico

    76,763 ± 6,776 people

  2. India

    66,881 ± 6,328 people

  3. Iraq

    54,355 ± 5,708 people

In 2017, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Spring Arbor, MI was Mexico, the natal country of 76,763 Spring Arbor, MI residents, followed by India with 66,881 and Iraq with 54,355.

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Citizenship

99.1%

2017 Citizenship

99.3%

2016 Citizenship

As of 2017, 99.1% of Spring Arbor, MI residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.1%. In 2016, the percentage of US citizens in Spring Arbor, MI was 99.3%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

Most Common

  1. White Alone

    2.43k ± 386

  2. Hispanic or Latino

    170 ± 128

  3. Black or African American Alone

    107 ± 52

In 2017, there were 14.3 times more White Alone residents (2.43k people) in Spring Arbor, MI than any other race or ethnicity. There were 170 Hispanic or Latino and 107 Black or African American Alone residents, the second and third most common racial or ethnic groups.

The following bar chart shows the 8 races and ethnicities represented in Spring Arbor, MI as a share of the total population.

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Non-English Speakers

Most Common Languages

  1. Spanish or Spanish Creole

    105 speakers (3.59%)

  2. French (Incl. Patois, Cajun)

    9 speakers (0.307%)

  3. Other Slavic Languages

    8 speakers (0.273%)

4.34% of Spring Arbor, MI citizens are speakers of a non-English language, which is lower than the national average of 21.5%. In 2015, the most common non-English language spoken in Spring Arbor, MI was Spanish or Spanish Creole. 3.59% of the overall population of Spring Arbor, MI are native Spanish or Spanish Creole speakers. 0.307% speak French (Incl. Patois, Cajun) and 0.273% speak Spanish or Spanish Creole, the next two most common languages.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period

  1. Vietnam

    69 ± 51

  2. Korea

    4 ± 13

  3. Gulf War (2001-)

    0 ± 17

Spring Arbor, MI has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 17.3 times greater than any other conflict.

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Education

In 2016, universities in Spring Arbor, MI awarded 1,086 degrees. The student population of Spring Arbor, MI is skewed towards women, with 963 male students and 2,378 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Spring Arbor, MI are White (847 and 78.4%), followed by Black or African American (125 and 11.6%), Unknown (40 and 3.7%), and Hispanic or Latino (28 and 2.59%).

The largest universities in Spring Arbor, MI by number of degrees awarded are Spring Arbor University (1,086 and 100%).

The most popular majors in Spring Arbor, MI are Social Work (164 and 15.1%), Other Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research, & Clinical Nursing (164 and 15.1%), and General Business Administration & Management (112 and 10.3%).

The median tuition costs in Spring Arbor, MI are $26,130 for private four year colleges, and $N/A and $N/A respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

Concentrations

In 2015, the most common concentation for Bachelors Degree recipients in Spring Arbor, MI was Social Work with 100 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a Bachelors Degree from schools in Spring Arbor, MI according to their major.

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Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded

1,086 degrees awarded

$N/A

Median In-State Public

$26,130

Median Private

In 2016, the Spring Arbor, MI institution with the largest number of graduating students was Spring Arbor University with 1,086 degrees awarded.

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Student Gender for Common Institutions

301

Degrees Awarded to Men

785

Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2016, 301 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Spring Arbor, MI, which is 0.383 times less than the 785 female students who received degrees in the same year.

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Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    847 degrees awarded

  2. Black or African American

    125 degrees awarded

  3. Unknown

    40 degrees awarded

In 2016 the majority of degrees awarded at institutions in Spring Arbor, MI were to White students. These 847 degrees mean that there were 6.78 times more White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Black or African American, with 125 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Spring Arbor, MI was $156,000 in 2017, which is 0.717 times smaller than the national average of $217,600. Between 2016 and 2017 the median property value increased from $138,400 to $156,000, a 12.7% increase. The homeownership rate in Spring Arbor, MI is 70.7%, which is higher than the national average of 63.9%. People in Spring Arbor, MI have an average commute time of 11.4 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Spring Arbor, MI is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Income

Household Income

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$57,083

Median Household Income

± $16,148

700

Number of Households

± 181

In 2017, the median household income of the 700 households in Spring Arbor, MI grew to $57,083 from the previous year's value of $53,442.

The following chart displays the households in Spring Arbor, MI distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $75k - $100k range.

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Housing

Property Value

$156,000

2017 Median

± $33,469

$138,400

2016 Median

± $20,657

In 2017, the median property value in Spring Arbor, MI grew to to $156,000 from the previous year's value of $138,400.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Spring Arbor, MI compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies and, second, owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property value buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Spring Arbor, MI the largest share of households have a property value in the $125k - $150k range.

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Property Taxes

$2k - $3k

Average Range

This chart shows the households in Spring Arbor, MI distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Spring Arbor, MI the largest share of households pay taxes in the $2k - $3k range.

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Rent vs Own

70.7%

2017 Homeownership

71.4%

2016 Homeownership

In 2017, 70.7% of the housing units in Spring Arbor, MI were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 71.4%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is higher than the national average of 63.9%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Spring Arbor, MI compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Transportation

Car Ownership

2 cars

Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Spring Arbor, MI distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Spring Arbor, MI have 2 cars, followed by 3 cars.

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Commute Time

11.4 minutes

Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Spring Arbor, MI have a shorter commute time (11.4 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.1 minutes). Additionally, 0.19% of the workforce in Spring Arbor, MI have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Method of Travel

  1. Drove Alone

    58.9%

  2. Walked

    24.7%

  3. Carpooled

    9.16%

In 2017, the most common method of travel for workers in Spring Arbor, MI was Drove Alone, followed by those who Walked and those who Carpooled.

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