Data Privacy Industry Statistics

The data privacy industry is expected to continue growing rapidly, driven by increasing regulations, cybersecurity threats, and the demand for data protection.

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"By 2025, global data sphere will grow to 163 zettabytes, making data privacy a huge industry concern."

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"68% of business leaders reportedly feel their cybersecurity risks are increasing."

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"Data breaches exposed 4.1 billion records in the first half of 2019."

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"World's top 100 websites download 953KB to 1.2MB of data each time a user visits their site, compromising user privacy."

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"Spending on GDPR compliance is estimated to be over $9 billion."

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"More than half of all businesses (58%) know very little about the CCPA (California Consumer Privacy Act)."

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"80% of the US population is concerned about their data privacy."

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"75% of people will not buy a product from a company – no matter how great the products are – if they don’t trust the company to protect their data."

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"64% of Americans have personally experienced a major data breach."

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"57% of Americans believe it is unacceptable for the government to monitor the communications of U.S. citizens."

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"Global cybersecurity spending predicted to exceed $1 trillion from 2017 to 2021."

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"88% of organizations see privacy investment as a positive impact on their business."

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"Around 1% of emails sent today are phishing attempts."

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"87% of IT professionals worldwide are concerned about cloud security."

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"The average cost of a data breach for organizations is $3.92 million as of 2019."

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"More than 89,000 data breaches in Europe have been reported in the first year of GDPR."

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