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Title: Pew Research Center: June 2016 Cybersecurity Knowledge Survey [USPEW2016-0627]
Survey Sponsor: Pew Research Center for the People & the Press
Survey Firm: GfK Group
Study Date: June 17-27, 2016
Sample: National adult
Sample Size: 1055
Survey Notes: None
Variables: 39
Abstract: Internet usage (2); "https://" meaning (1); phishing attacks (1); hackers stealing information (1); wireless router encryption (1); two-step authentication (1); criminal encryption of other's data (1); private browsing (1); GPS on smartphones (1); email encryption (1); free credit reports (1); public WiFi networks (1); Virtual Private Network (VPN) (1); device usage (1); smartphone ownership (1); social media sites (1).
Weight: Columns 11-16 (x.xxxx) – Varname: WEIGHT
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Pew Research Center for the People & the Press. Pew Research Center: June 2016 Cybersecurity Knowledge Survey, Jun, 2016 [dataset]. USPEW2016-0627, Version 2. GfK Group [producer]. Cornell University, Ithaca, NY: Roper Center for Public Opinion Research, RoperExpress [distributor], accessed Nov-17-2018.


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