Awareness of consumer information processing rights in the UK 2014

What rights under law do you think you have with regards to personal details held about you by organisations in the UK?*

Awareness of consumer information processing rights in the UK 2014 This survey depicts awareness of consumers' rights regarding the personal information about them processed by organisations in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2014. Of respondents at organisations, 62 percent were aware that individuals had the right to see the information about them that was processed by the organisation.
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What rights under law do you think you have with regards to personal details held about you by organisations in the UK?*

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Percentage of respondents
The right to see information62%
The right to make a complaint relating to the handling of personal information55%
The right to stop unsolicited marketing 55%
The right to make a correction to inaccurate information54%
The right to claim compensation for loss, misuse or inaccuracy of personal information36%
The right to prevent the processing of information if it would cause unnecessary damage or distress30%
None of the above individuals have no rights under law5%
Don't know12%
Percentage of respondents
The right to see information62%
The right to make a complaint relating to the handling of personal information55%
The right to stop unsolicited marketing 55%
The right to make a correction to inaccurate information54%
The right to claim compensation for loss, misuse or inaccuracy of personal information36%
The right to prevent the processing of information if it would cause unnecessary damage or distress30%
None of the above individuals have no rights under law5%
Don't know12%
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This survey depicts awareness of consumers' rights regarding the personal information about them processed by organisations in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2014. Of respondents at organisations, 62 percent were aware that individuals had the right to see the information about them that was processed by the organisation.
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