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Most German workers do not fear digitisation

Monday 24 November 2014 | 13:04 CET | News
German high-tech association Bitkom said eight out of ten employees are not concerned that digitisation might threaten their jobs, acording to a survey it ran. It said 83 percent of all respondents did not think they were at risk from increased use of computers, software or robots. In the age group 14 to 29, this rose to 86 percent. Bitkom said digitisation has created 1.5 million jobs. When it came to skilled and unskilled workers, though, 50 percent thought their jobs could be at risk.

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