Jobs: Are Robots Taking Over?
A majority of Americans think it’s likely that robots and computers will do most jobs in the future, but fewer than one-in-seven believe their own job could be done by a robot.
The latest Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that 59% of American Adults believe it is at least Somewhat Likely that most jobs in America will be done by robots or computers 25 years from now, including 21% who say it’s Very Likely. Twenty-six percent (26%) think it’s Not Very Likely most jobs will be done by robots and six percent (6%) say it’s Not At All Likely. (To see survey question wording, click here.)
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The survey of 1,000 American Adults was conducted on May 11-12, 2021 by Rasmussen Reports. The margin of sampling error is +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence. Field work for all Rasmussen Reports surveys is conducted by Pulse Opinion Research, LLC. See methodology.
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