Positive view of hacktivist groups worldwide 2015

This statistic presents the share of global internet users who have a positive view of hacktivist groups worldwide as of December 2015. During the survey period it was found that 29 percent of internet users in Kenya strongly agreed on having a positive view of hacktivists. Internet users in Hong Kong were the least likely to agree with the statement.

Do you have a positive view of hacktivist groups?

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Release date

April 2016



Survey time period

November 20, 2015 to December 4, 2015

Number of respondents

24,143 (about 1,000 in each country)

Age group

16-64 years

Special properties

internet users

Method of interview

Telephone interviews and online survey

Supplementary notes

Original question: When it comes to exposing the confidential information of various groups, do you agree or disagree with the following? I have a positive view of Hacktivist groups.

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