U.S. adults who are not confident in companies' behavior during data misuse 2019

The majority of adults in the United States are not confident about the way companies will deal in situations involving compromised user data. Overall, 79 percent of respondents during a June 2019 survey stated that they were not confident that companies would publicly admit mistakes and take responsibility when misusing user data. Additionally, 75 percent of respondents doubted that companies would be held accountable by the government if such a situation arose.

Level of confidence in companies during selected data misuse scenarios according to online adults in the United States as of June 2019

Loading statistic...
You need to log in to download this statistic
Register for free
Already a member?
Log in
Show detailed source information?
Register for free
Already a member?
Log in
Source

Release date

November 2019

Region

United States

Survey time period

June 3 to 17, 2019

Number of respondents

4,272 respondents

Age group

18 years and older

Special properties

excluding those who did not give an answer

Method of interview

Online panel

Supplementary notes

% of U.S. adults who say they are __ confident that companies will ...

Values may not add up to 100 percent due to rounding.

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $708 / Year
Basic Account
Get to know the platform

You only have access to basic statistics.

Single Account
Your perfect start with Statista
  • Instant access to 1m statistics
  • Download in XLS, PDF & PNG format
  • Detailed references

$59 / Month *

Corporate Account
Full access

Corporate solution including all features.

* All products require an annual contract.
   Prices do not include sales tax.

Statistics on "Health care and cyber security"

Further Content: You might find this interesting as well

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $708 / Year
Learn more about how Statista can support your business.