Comfort in sharing self-collected digital info among U.S. consumers 2014*

Comfort in sharing self-collected digital information among U.S. consumers as of 2014*

by Statista Research Department, last edited Oct 2, 2014
Comfort in sharing self-collected digital info among U.S. consumers 2014* This survey displays the level of comfort among U.S. adults in sharing self-collected medical digital information and forgoing an initial in-person appointment, as of July 2014. Some 11 percent of these adults responded that they were very comfortable with sharing information and forgoing an initial appointment. Medical data has begun its transfer into the electronic world and into cloud storage. Younger generations tend to be more willing to share their data, likely due to their familiarity with online culture.
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Comfort in sharing self-collected digital information among U.S. consumers as of 2014*

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Percentage of respondents
Very comfortable + comfortable (net)34%
Very comfortable11%
Comfortable23%
Some comfortable/somewhat not comfortable21%
Not comfortable (net)42%
Not very comfortable14%
Not at all comfortable28%
Don't know3%
Percentage of respondents
Very comfortable + comfortable (net)34%
Very comfortable11%
Comfortable23%
Some comfortable/somewhat not comfortable21%
Not comfortable (net)42%
Not very comfortable14%
Not at all comfortable28%
Don't know3%
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by Statista Research Department, last edited Oct 2, 2014
This survey displays the level of comfort among U.S. adults in sharing self-collected medical digital information and forgoing an initial in-person appointment, as of July 2014. Some 11 percent of these adults responded that they were very comfortable with sharing information and forgoing an initial appointment. Medical data has begun its transfer into the electronic world and into cloud storage. Younger generations tend to be more willing to share their data, likely due to their familiarity with online culture.
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