U.S. digital privacy concerns regarding online activities 2015

Online activities avoided due to privacy or security concerns according to online households in the United States as of July 2015

by Statista Research Department, last edited May 13, 2016
U.S. digital privacy concerns regarding online activities 2015 This statistic ranks the online activities avoided due to privacy or security concerns according to online households in the United States. During the July 2015 survey period, 29 percent of online households avoided conducting financial transactions online due to privacy or security concerns.
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Online activities avoided due to privacy or security concerns according to online households in the United States as of July 2015

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All online HHsHHs w/2+ privacy/security concernsHHs reporting breach
Conducting financial transactions29%37%40%
Buying goods or services26%34%35%
Posting on social networks26%34%35%
Expressing a controversial opinion19%25%26%
All online HHsHHs w/2+ privacy/security concernsHHs reporting breach
Conducting financial transactions29%37%40%
Buying goods or services26%34%35%
Posting on social networks26%34%35%
Expressing a controversial opinion19%25%26%
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by Statista Research Department, last edited May 13, 2016
This statistic ranks the online activities avoided due to privacy or security concerns according to online households in the United States. During the July 2015 survey period, 29 percent of online households avoided conducting financial transactions online due to privacy or security concerns.
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