Annual cyber security incident loss 2019, by company size

For mid-sized companies, the average cyber loss in the last fiscal year amounted to 1.56 million U.S. dollars. According to a May 2019 survey of global companies, the average loss across all company sizes amounted to 4.7 million U.S. dollars.

Average cyber losses to global companies in the last fiscal year as of May 2019, by company size

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Release date

August 2019



Survey time period

April to May 2019

Number of respondents

467 respondents

Special properties

companies in 17 countries

Supplementary notes

Original question: Over the last fiscal year, what was your total cost for cyber loss events as measured by your company?

Mid-size: average revenue 600 million USD
Large: average revenue 4.4 billion USD
Very large: 26 billion USD

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