Latest industry age statistics don’t tell the whole story


By Richard Stuart-Turner, 17 July 2017

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The average age of a print industry worker has fallen, according to new data sourced by the BPIF. Previously estimated at 48, the organisation has analysed the latest figures from the Office for National Statistics – obtained via a Freedom of Information request as the data is not generally published...

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