A new report maps the top 10 areas of the US with the highest robot intensity
In the last decade, the number of manufacturing robots has more than doubled in the US to almost 2 per 1,000 workers
Some studies predict as many as 50% of all workers are at risk of losing their jobs to automation
Robots are displacing younger, less-educated, and minority workers in the Midwest manufacturing industry at the highest rates, a new report shows.
However, the findings also show that a strong economic recovery over the past decade has saved many jobs and slowed automation in the United States.