Privacy in India: Attitudes and Awareness V 2.0


Privacy is the claim of individuals, groups or institutions to determine for themselves when, how, and to what extent information about them is communicated to others. . . . each individual is continually engaged in a personal adjustment process in which he balances the desire for privacy with the desire for disclosure and communication . . . ~ Dr. Alan Westin, Privacy and Freedom, 1967

Cite data as: Kumaraguru, P., and Sachdeva, N. Privacy in India: Attitudes and Awareness V 2.0. PreCog@IIIT-Delhi, 2012. http://precog.iiitd.edu.in/research/ privacyindia/exploredata.

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Question 2

Which of the following information is personal to you, that you would NOT like to share? (Choose all that apply)Create Chart Download

Question 3

Which of the following OSN services do you use? (Choose all that apply)Create Chart Download

Question 4

Does privacy for you change with situation and context, i.e. what information you share with whom may be different at different time and context? (Choose one which is applicable)Create Chart Download

Question 5

Imagine you are walking through a shopping mall, where you observe a camera capturing the movements of people in the shops, what would be your reaction? (Choose one which is applicable)Create Chart Download

Question 6

Consider a scenario where you visit a coffee shop which provides a free Wi-Fi connectivity for its customers. It doesn't ask for password for connectivity. Would you access the Wi-Fi facility to log-in to your email? (Choose one which is applicable)Create Chart Download

Question 7

While travelling in long-distance trains, a reservation chart with details e.g. last name, first name, age, gender, boarding station, destination, seat number, PNR number for each passenger is displayed on the platform and the compartment. How would you feel about your information being displayed as in this scenario? (Choose one which is applicable)Create Chart Download

Question 8

What is the personal information which you don't mind storing in your mobile phone? (Choose all that apply)Create Chart Download

Question 9

What are the reasons for which you don't store personal information on your mobile phone? (Choose all that apply) Create Chart Download

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