Impacts of device theft or loss worldwide 2015

Consequences of device theft or loss according to internet users worldwide as of June 2015

by Statista Research Department, last edited Aug 13, 2015
Impacts of device theft or loss worldwide 2015 This statistic shows the consequences of device theft or loss according to internet users worldwide as of June 2015. During the survey period, 25 percent of internet users reported that they permanently lost valuable personal assets such as photos, videos, etc. as a consequence of the theft or loss of a device.
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Consequences of device theft or loss according to internet users worldwide as of June 2015

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Share of respondents
Online accounts were hacked27%
Personal/secret information was found on the device and leaked25%
Permanently lost valuable personal assets such as photos, videos etc. (was not backed-up)24%
Disciplined at work because the device contained business data20%
Financial details stored on the device were stolen/exploited19%
Cannot afford to replace the device or replace with something equivalent10%
Other consequence1%
None of the above23%
Share of respondents
Online accounts were hacked27%
Personal/secret information was found on the device and leaked25%
Permanently lost valuable personal assets such as photos, videos etc. (was not backed-up)24%
Disciplined at work because the device contained business data20%
Financial details stored on the device were stolen/exploited19%
Cannot afford to replace the device or replace with something equivalent10%
Other consequence1%
None of the above23%
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by Statista Research Department, last edited Aug 13, 2015
This statistic shows the consequences of device theft or loss according to internet users worldwide as of June 2015. During the survey period, 25 percent of internet users reported that they permanently lost valuable personal assets such as photos, videos, etc. as a consequence of the theft or loss of a device.
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