Privacy is obviously a hot topic these days with new European data privacy regulations going into effect and Facebook facing questions over its privacy practices.
More than two-thirds of French web users were reluctant to enter personal information—such as their name, address, phone number and bank account details—on an eCommerce site.
The 30-49 and 50-64 age groups appear to be among the most afflicted; 1 in 5 online adults in each group reported having their data stolen.
50% will share their religious affiliations, 49% their political affiliations and sexual orientation, and 42% their personal income.
54% of app users have decided to not install a cell phone app when they discovered how much personal information they would need to share in order to use it.