Digital Revolution: Up to 46% of Australian Jobs at Risk

Up to 46 per cent of jobs around Australia are at risk as automation technologies look set to disrupt workforces across the country, spiking unemployment and potentially boosting the economy.
A new report from McKinsey has warned that up to 14 per cent of the global workforce and potentially 46 per cent of current work activities in Australia could be automated by 2030, streamlining industries and displacing workers.
“We estimate that 3.5 million to 6.5 million full-time equivalent positions could be affected, with 1.8 million to 5.0 million workers needing to change professions,” the report says.

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