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Explore privacy research

The Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada (OPC) generates privacy research in a few ways. It conducts in-house research, commissions expert research and provides funding for independent research projects. In addition, the OPC regularly conducts public opinion research with Canadians, Canadian businesses and other audiences to stay abreast of privacy awareness, understanding, attitudes and perceptions.

By funding privacy research that draws from, and includes, Canadian perspectives, we help generate information, insights, analysis, and in some instances, debate—all of which contribute to the protection and promotion of privacy.

Start here to explore the wealth of privacy research on the OPC web site.

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Web Leakage Research by the Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada - Test Results*

Privacy research paper outlining the test results of the web leakage research by the Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada (OPC).

Research paper
Research paper

Canadian Federal Political Parties and Personal Privacy Protection: A Comparative Analysis

Privacy research paper offering a comparative overview of the ways that Canadian federal political parties collect, process and disseminate personal information.

Public opinion research paper

Canadian Businesses and Privacy-Related Issues

Public Opinion Surveys: Canadian Businesses and Privacy-Related Issues

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