COPPA violations found in children apps in the Google Play Store 2021

Share of mobile apps for children hosted on the Google Play Store in the United States that violate the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) as of June 2021

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Release date

June 2021


United States

Survey time period

June 2021

Special properties

data collected from all users, analysis of the leading 300 free apps and leading 200 paid apps in the Google Play Store for the categories of children and family apps

Supplementary notes

According to the source: "20 percent of all the apps we studied had some kind of COPPA violations."The source does not provide an exact survey date. The date provided is the publication date.

The values may not sum up to 100 percent due to rounding.

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