Fourth Industrial Revolution

This infographic charts the decline of manufacturing worldwide

Members of a German industrial trade union take part in a warning strike at the Audi luxury car factory in Ingolstadt November 6, 2008. German industrial trade union IG Metall is seeking a rise of 8 percent, its biggest in 16 years, for the 3.6 million workers in the German engineering and metalworking industries.  REUTERS/Michaela Rehle (GERMANY) - BM2E4B60ZZL01

Manufacturing has been in decline since the 1980s. Image: REUTERS/Michaela Rehle

Katharina Buchholz
Data Journalist, Statista
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Manufacturing's decline as percentage of GDP for major economies.
This chart shows the decline of manufacturing's share of GDP in major economies. Image: Statista
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