Biggest concerns about sharing personal information via mobile 2016, by industry

Largest concerns for mobile users sharing personal information to various industries worldwide as as of January 2016

by Statista Research Department, last edited Feb 22, 2016
Biggest concerns about sharing personal information via mobile 2016, by industry This statistic presents the largest concerns for mobile users sharing personal information to various online industries as of January 2016. According to the findings, 21 percent of respondents were concerned that their favorite retail brands were going to sell their personal information to third parties.
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Largest concerns for mobile users sharing personal information to various industries worldwide as as of January 2016

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Favorite retailers (e.g. online and high street stores) and brandBanks and financial services companiesMobile operatorTravel companies
They will sell my personal information to third parties21%17%20%17%
I'm worried about how that information might be used in the future22%22%19%19%
I have no concerns about sharing personal information with these entities6%9%10%11%
I don't want them to target me with offers10%12%14%15%
I don't trust them to know that much about me14%14%14%15%
I don't trust them to keep my personal information secure27%26%24%24%
Favorite retailers (e.g. online and high street stores) and brandBanks and financial services companiesMobile operatorTravel companies
They will sell my personal information to third parties21%17%20%17%
I'm worried about how that information might be used in the future22%22%19%19%
I have no concerns about sharing personal information with these entities6%9%10%11%
I don't want them to target me with offers10%12%14%15%
I don't trust them to know that much about me14%14%14%15%
I don't trust them to keep my personal information secure27%26%24%24%
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by Statista Research Department, last edited Feb 22, 2016
This statistic presents the largest concerns for mobile users sharing personal information to various online industries as of January 2016. According to the findings, 21 percent of respondents were concerned that their favorite retail brands were going to sell their personal information to third parties.
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