These are the results of a survey about privacy and security of personal data undertaken by Island Global Research. We hope that you find the results interesting, as the Crown Dependencies introduce new data protection regulation.The survey was conducted online in April and May 2018, and was completed by over 900 residents across the Crown Dependencies in Jersey, Guernsey and the Isle of Man.
Topics asked about included the benefits of sharing personal data and awareness of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) due to be introduced, as well as concerns people may have about data privacy and the measures they currently take to protect information about themselves. Key findings include:
46% of people are more concerned about the privacy of their personal information than a year ago 88% said that organisations should do more to protect the privacy and security of personal information 71% had heard of the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) that will come into force on the 25 May 2018, and 38% thought that it will improve how organisations collect, store and use personal data
For the full findings please click the image of the report to the left.