The data in this report was collected from three surveys, two of U.S. consumers and one of a random sample of cybersecurity professionals across numerous industry verticals.
U.S. consumer privacy survey conducted in June 2020 of 2,006 U.S. consumers. The margin of error is +/-2.19 percent at the 95% confidence level.
- The 2020 ID Fraud survey, conducted between Oct. 30 and Nov. 16, 2020, of 5,000 U.S. consumers. The maximum margin of sampling error is +/- 1.41 percentage points at the 95% confidence level. For questions answered by all victims of identity fraud, the maximum margin of sampling error is +/- 3.22 percentage points at the 95% confidence level.
- U.S. cyber professionals survey conducted in May 2021 of 500 IT decision-makers across financial services, retail, telecommunications, information technology, and health care.