Identity fraud e-commerce activities in the U.S. and Canada 2021

Main identity-related fraud activities for e-commerce merchants in the United States and Canada in 2021

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Canada, United States

Survey time period

2016 to 2021

Number of respondents

1,118 respondents

Special properties

among those experiencing fraud in the past 12 months*

Supplementary notes

* Does not include internal or employee fraud.
Survey respondents were risk and fraud executives in e-commerce companies. There were 973 participants in the United States and 145 in Canada.
Survey question Q12b: 'For identity-related fraud, what is the distribution of these by the following types of activities?'

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