Deloitte and The Manufacturing Institute put together their sixth US public opinion of manufacturing study and received results detailing the pubic’s view of manufacturing. By leveraging these insights, manufacturers can drive interest and support.
Americans believe that manufacturing is vital and important to economic prosperity,. Furthermore, Americans support job creation for the industry. The public sees manufacturing as important, yet one third of americans would not encourage their children to pursue manufacturing as a career due to concerns about job stability and pay. It looks as though awareness about the truth of today’s manufacturing is improving, but still has a long way to go.
View some of the survey results below or click here to read more survey results.