The 2016 CIGI-Ipsos Global Survey on Internet Security and Trust, undertaken by the Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI) and conducted by global research company Ipsos, reached 24,143 Internet users in 24 countries, and was carried out between November 20, 2015 and December 4, 2015.
The countries included: Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, Egypt, France, Germany, Great Britain, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Italy, Japan, Kenya, Mexico, Nigeria, Pakistan, Poland, South Africa, South Korea, Sweden, Tunisia, Turkey and the United States.
The global Survey was developed to help support the work of the Global Commission on Internet Governance (GCIG). The GCIG, an initiative by CIGI and Chatham House, was established to articulate and advance a strategic vision for the future of Internet governance.
The global Survey includes sections on: Data Breaches, Private Sector Data Practices, Global Trust, Hacktivism, the Dark Net and Privacy versus National Security.