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Broadband - A Care Enabler Broadband is pervasive across all demographic groups. GENDER Men: 70% | Women: 70% 70% RACE Caucasian: 74% | African-American: 62% | Hispanic: 56% of Americans have broadband connections at home AGE 18-29: 81% | 30-49: 77% | 50-64: 68% | 65+: 47% EDUCATION High School: 58% | Some College: 80% | College: +90% INCOME <30K$: 52% | $30K-$50K: 71% | $50K-$75K: 85% | $75K+: 91% COMMUNITY Urban: 70% | Suburban: 74% | Rural: 60% 8 Broadband Technology Fact Sheet, PewResearchCenter, Sep. 27, 2013 www.snap.md | 9