New Research Suggests Young Digital Natives Lack The Data Literacy Employers Crave - But Is It All A Big Misunderstanding?
insideBIGDATA, March 28th, 2021

Volume 276, Issue 5 Article 102501
April 4, 2021

"The study of 3,000 16- to 21-year-olds (coined D/NATIVES by Exasol because of their everyday digital skills) finds that despite over half of respondents believing that their ability to understand data will be as vital to their future as their ability to read and write - only 43% actually consider themselves to be data literate. Interestingly, a higher proportion (55%) said they can read, work with, analyze and argue with statistics-which are the required skills for data literacy according to MIT's definition..."