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For journalists, that is highly probable.

With one minor comment: In Norwegian, 'average' (or in Norwegian: gjennomsnitt) is the common, everyday term that everyone knows and uses. I'd guess that 80% of common people would not be able to correctly explain what 'median' is. Maybe 'median' is more commonly known in English speaking countries, but my impression is that 'average' is a more common term in English as well. An uninformed journalist would be more likely to use 'average', because that is what he knows and understands.

And then: Maybe he doesn't really understand 'median', but for that very reason he may be using it to make it sound more 'advanced' and impressing. That could very well happen here in Norway!
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