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Retirement of baby boomers: strain on U.S. manufacturing sector 2014

To what extent does the retirement of baby boomers contribute to the future talent shortage in U.S. manufacturing?*

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Release date

July 2015


United States

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Number of respondents

450 respondents

Method of interview

Online interview

Supplementary notes

* The original question read as follows: "To what extent do the followin factors contribute to the future talent shortage?" Retirement of baby boomers was one of the options, and it also emerged as the top pick.
This is a multiple selection question, percentages may not add up to 100 percent. The survey was conducted among 450 manufacturing executives.
The source does not provide information about the exact age of respondents.

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