Percentage of People Reporting Having Downloaded or Accessed Copyright-Protected Content Illegally, by Education Level (2013)

Source: Cabrera Blázquez, Francisco Javier, Maja Cappello, Christian Grece and Sophie Valais. Copyright Enforcement Online: Policies and Mechanisms (Strasbourg: European Audiovisual Observatory, 2015)
Topic: Copyright Infringement
Reference year: 2013
Geographical area: European Union
Method: Survey (N=26549)
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This column chart shows that the percent of respondents who report having downloaded or accessed copyright-protected content in the last 12 months increases with education level and is highest for those currently studying. European Union refers to EU28. The United Kingdom left the European Union on 31 January 2020.