25 Percent Of Internet Users Deeply Concerned About Online Privacy

25 Percent Of Internet Users Deeply Concerned About Online Privacy


Recent news about data privacy on Facebook and elsewhere on the internet have become a hot topic for Internet users and companies alike. GlobalWebIndex data shows that consumers are more concerned about their digital footprint than they have been previously. 25% strongly agree that they are worried about the Internet eroding their personal privacy, and this figure has been slowly increasing from 18% back in 2013.

CHART OF THE DAY: 1 in 4 Deeply Concerned About Online Privacy

This issue is also evident when GWI ask about the corporate use of data. Globally, just over 1 in 4 internet users strongly agree with the statement “I worry about how my personal data is being used by companies”. These privacy conscious consumers exist in all the world regions, reaching a significant high of over 1 in 2 in Latin America.


Source : https://www.digitalinformationworld.com/2018/04/infographic-social-media-users-deeply-concerned-online-privacy.html