Numbers, Facts and Trends Shaping Your World

Privacy and Information Sharing


This report was made possible by The Pew Charitable Trusts. It is a collaborative effort based on the input and analysis of the following individuals:

Primary researchers

Lee Rainie, Director, Internet, Science, and Technology Research Maeve Duggan, Research Associate Michaela Hoffman, Research Intern                                 

Research team

Aaron Smith, Associate Director, Research Andrew Perrin, Research Assistant Claudia Deane, Vice President, Research Mary Madden, Senior Researcher

Editorial and graphic design

Margaret Porteus, Information Graphics Designer Shannon Greenwood, Copy Editor

Communications and web publishing

Shannon Greenwood, Assistant Digital Producer Dana Page, Senior Communications Manager Other reports from Pew Research Center project on the topic of privacy and security online can be found at:

Icon for promotion number 1

Sign up for our weekly newsletter

Fresh data delivery Saturday mornings

Icon for promotion number 1

Sign up for The Briefing

Weekly updates on the world of news & information