IFR published a press release on the robot density today:
Robot Race: The World´s Top 10 automated countries – International Federation of Robotics reports
Frankfurt, January 27th, 2021 – The average robot density in the manufacturing industry hit a new global record of 113 units per 10,000 employees. By regions, Western Europe (225 units) and the Nordic European countries (204 units) have the most automated production, followed by North America (153 units) and South East Asia (119 units). The world´s top 10 most automated countries are: Singapore (1), South Korea (2), Japan (3), Germany (4), Sweden (5), Denmark (6), Hong Kong (7), Chinese Taipei (8), USA (9) and Belgium and Luxemburg (10). This is according to the latest World Robotics statistics, issued by the International Federation of Robotics (IFR). more
Click for details of the news: https://ifr.org/ifr-press-releases/news/robot-race-the-worlds-top-10-automated-countries
At the same time a short video posted on YouTube with the facts on the same topic.
IFR thanks ABB, KUKA, YASKAWA and FANUC for providing footage