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Average total cost per data breach worldwide 2020, by industry

As of 2020, the average cost of a data breach in the healthcare sector amounted to 7.13 million U.S. dollars. The global average cost of a data breach in the measured period was 3.86 million U.S. dollars. Data breaches in the public sector ranked last, costing an average of 1.08 million U.S. dollars during the measured period.

Average cost of data breaches worldwide as of 2020, by industry

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August 2020



Survey time period

August 2019 to April 2020

Number of respondents

524 organizations

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