39% of time spent on chores – or four out of 10 hours - could be automated within 10 years, a new study has found.
The study, conducted by the University of Oxford and Japan’s Ochanomizu University, further found that 28% of care work is predicted to be automated in the future. It estimates that time spent in this area could fall by almost 60%, with an increasing proportion of time freed up for leisure activities.
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