Software & Web Development

Public Attitudes Towards Robots

Provided by European Commission

Category Software & Web Development

Type White Paper

Length 22

Publish Date September 10 2012

Date posted December 17 2012


A recent survey on behalf on the EC gauged public opinion towards robots by measuring public perceptions, acceptance levels, worries and reservations. This paper outlines the results of the survey, offering insight into familiarity with and personal experiences of robots, areas where EU citizens believe robots should be used as a priority and where they believe robots should be banned, and a discussion of the future of robots.

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