December 8, 2021

Cost Decreases Attributable to AI Use According to IT Professionals Worldwide, by Business Function, June 2021 (% of respondents)

Methodology

Data is from a November 2021 McKinsey & Company report titled "The State of AI in 2021." 1,843 IT professionals worldwide were surveyed during May 18-June 29, 2021, representing a full range of regions, industries, company sizes, functional specialties, and tenures. Of the respondents, 1,013 said their organizations had adopted AI in at least one function. To adjust for differences in response rates, the data are weighted by the contribution of each respondent’s country to global GDP.