Key points from article :
1.5 million people in England at high risk of losing their jobs to automation.
Office for National Statistics (ONS) analysed the jobs of 20 million people in 2017.
Found 7.4% of these were at high risk of being replaced.
Down from 8.1% in 2011 - possibly because some jobs already been automated.
Women, part-timers and the young are most at risk.
Automation includes computer programs, algorithms, and robots.
Highest risk to waiting staff, shelf fillers and elementary sales.
Lowest risk to medical practitioners and higher education teaching professionals.
Amazon doubled its robot fleet to over 100,000 in 2017.