[LINK] Computing in Schools Report from The Royal Society

Jan Whitaker jwhit at melbpc.org.au
Thu Feb 2 16:18:58 AEDT 2012

At 04:07 PM 2/02/2012, David Boxall wrote:

>On those criteria, I reckon Computer Science warrants more resources
>than Nursing Science.

Actually, in terms of social needs, nursing is an occupation where we 
need more people sooner.
"The average age of nurses is increasing. The average age of
employed nurses in 2008 was 44.1 years, up from 43.3 years
in 2004. The proportion of nurses aged over 50 is 34.9%."

Searching for average age computer science IT staff host:.au
I could find no statistics.

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