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How enthusiastic is your country about the rise of the metaverse?

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People's opinions on the metaverse are split. Image: Unsplash/Julien Tromeur

Charlotte Edmond
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A graph showing the % familiar with virtual reality, augmented reality and the metaverse by highest and lowest countries.
Turkey has the most familiarity with extended reality technology. Image: Ipsos/World Economic Forum
A graph showing the % familiar with the metaverse by gender, age and education level.
Age, gender and education level all affect familiarity with the metaverse. Image: Ipsos/World Economic Forum
A graph showing the % expecting various types of metaverse apps using XR to significantly change people's live in the next 10 years.
Two-thirds of people expect extended reality to change the face of virtual learning. Image: Ipsos/World Economic Forum
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