Study shows most Americans unwilling to let robots in their homes
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A surprising new study found most people aren't willing to let robots do their dirty work.
Brookings Institution found just 20% of people said they were interested in buying a robot to clean their home.
Only 17% wanted robots that would provide home security, and only 9% were interested in a robot that helps care for a child or aging relative.
Only 3% of people surveyed said they would pay more than $1,000 for a robot.
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When asked how comfortable people were with robots, 41% said they were very uncomfortable, but only 9% said they were very worried robots would take over.
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