Global enterprise privacy priorities 2016-2017

The statistic reveals the leading privacy priorities for enterprises over the 12 months following a 2016 survey of C-level executives and IT and security directors. According to 36 percent of respondents, one of the privacy priorities will be updating privacy policies and procedures. It is becoming ever more important to consider the types of information gather about customers and ensure collection and storage of data is minimized and secured.

Leading privacy priorities among enterprises worldwide in 2016-2017*

Share of respondents
Privacy training and awareness38%
Privacy policies and procedures36%
Privacy assessments32%
Privacy incident response31%
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Release date

October 2016



Survey time period

April 4 to June 3, 2016

Number of respondents

n = >10,000

Special properties

CEOs, CFOs, CIOs, CISOs, CSOs, VPs, and directors of IT and security practices

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

* Survey respondents were asked about their privacy priorities in the 12 months following the date of the survey.

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