Survey: factors driving company's information security spending in 2013

What business issues or factors drive your company's information security spending?

by Statista Research Department, last edited Oct 31, 2013
Survey: factors driving company's information security spending in 2013 In 2013, PwC conducted a survey amongst businesses around the world, asking what issues or factors were driving their company's information security expenditure. More than 40 percent of respondents worldwide highlighted economic conditions as a major factor.
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What business issues or factors drive your company's information security spending?

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Share of respondents
Economic conditions41.59%
Change and business transformation29.24%
Business continuity/ disaster recovery30.26%
Outsourcing24.53%
Company reputation30.22%
Regulatory compliance29.55%
Internal policy compliance29.54%
Hactivism16.38%
Intellectual property theft due to nation-state espionage12.79%
Criminal theft of customer or employee information16.67%
Share of respondents
Economic conditions41.59%
Change and business transformation29.24%
Business continuity/ disaster recovery30.26%
Outsourcing24.53%
Company reputation30.22%
Regulatory compliance29.55%
Internal policy compliance29.54%
Hactivism16.38%
Intellectual property theft due to nation-state espionage12.79%
Criminal theft of customer or employee information16.67%
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by Statista Research Department, last edited Oct 31, 2013
In 2013, PwC conducted a survey amongst businesses around the world, asking what issues or factors were driving their company's information security expenditure. More than 40 percent of respondents worldwide highlighted economic conditions as a major factor.
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